Press Releases

Feb 5, 2019

Cicilline Statement on State of the Union

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued a statement following President Trump's State of the Union Address.

Feb 5, 2019

Cicilline, Sensenbrenner Announce Bipartisan Bill to Lower Prescription Drug Costs

House Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and Ranking Member Jim Sensenbrenner (WI-05) introduced legislation to prohibit pharmaceutical and biologic companies from engaging in anti-competitive conduct that blocks lower-cost generic drugs from entering the market.

Feb 5, 2019

RI Delegation Urges Trump Administration to Correct Wage Disparity and Fairly Reimburse RI Hospitals

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and Members of the Rhode Island delegation sent a letter to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alexander Azar urging the Trump Administration to reverse a policy that unfairly targets hospitals in Rhode Island.

Feb 4, 2019

T.F. Green Air Traffic Controller to Join Cicilline for State of the Union

Jamie Green, an Aquidneck Island resident and air traffic controller at T.F. Green International Airport who was forced to work for 35 days without pay during the recent partial government shutdown, will join Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) as his guest for President Trump’s State of the Union Address tomorrow night.

Feb 4, 2019

Cicilline Introduces Presidential Tax Disclosure Act

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) introduced legislation to require that anyone holding the office of President of the United States make his or her tax returns available to the public. The bill applies to tax returns filed within three years of taking office and for each year the individual holds the presidency.

Jan 30, 2019

Cicilline, Larson Introduce Social Security 2100 Act

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline and Congressman John Larson (CT-01) introduced the Social Security 2100 Act today to ensure the retirement security of working people for another century.

Jan 30, 2019

Cicilline, DeLauro Introduce Paycheck Fairness Act

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (CT-03) introduced the Paycheck Fairness Act (H.R.7) to enhance the Equal Pay Act and give working women the tools to fight back against pay discrimination and hold their employers accountable.

Jan 29, 2019

Cicilline, Swalwell, & Zeldin Lead Bipartisan House Members In Urging Condemnation Of Violence Against LGBT People In Chechnya

Reps. David Cicilline (RI-01), Eric Swalwell (CA-15), and Lee Zeldin (NY-01) on Tuesday led 62 other House Members in urging Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to publicly condemn the violence against the LGBT community in Chechnya and to pressure Russian leaders to stop this persecution.

Jan 25, 2019

Cicilline Statement on Trump Rose Garden Address

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued a statement after Trump's Rose Garden Address ending the Trump Shutdown.

Jan 25, 2019

Cicilline Statement on Roger Stone’s Arrest

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) responds to the news of Roger Stone's indictment.

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