Press Releases

Jan 24, 2011

Extensive Renovations Work Completed at Colonial Village in North Smithfield

Issues: Seniors

Extensive renovation work completed at Colonial Village in North Smithfield Ribbon-cutting held to celebrate renovation and preservation of dozens of homes

Jan 21, 2011

Teacher of the Year & National Award Winning Educator to Join Cicilline at State of the Union

Issues: Education

WASHINGTON, DC – Newport Elementary School Teacher Dale Blaess will join U.S. Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) as his guest for the President’s State of the Union Address next Tuesday, January 25th. Blaess teaches kindergarten at William J. Underwood Elementary School in Newport.

Jan 21, 2011

Cicilline Remembers Colombian Flood Victims

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) delivered the following U.S. House floor speech today remembering the victims of the disastrous Colombian flood.

Jan 19, 2011

Cicilline, Taveras Work to Protect CDBG Funding

WASHINGTON, DC– Today, U.S. Congressman David Cicilline welcomed Providence Mayor Angel Taveras to Capitol Hill and both joined in a press conference with U.S. House Financial Services Ranging Member Barney Frank to discuss the impact of Community Development Block Grants (CDBG) on cities across the country.

Jan 19, 2011

Cicilline, Langevin Oppose GOP Efforts To Repeal Historic Health Reform Law

Issues: Health Care

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Rhode Island Congressmen David Cicilline and Jim Langevin will vote in opposition to a Republican attempt to repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, the historic health reform bill that was signed into law by President Obama on March 23, 2010.

Jan 19, 2011

Congressman Cicilline Announces House Committee Assignments

Cicilline Has Two Real Opportunities to Invest in Future of Domestic Manufacturers

Jan 18, 2011

Cicilline Participates In Only Congressional Hearing Allowing Americans To Speak Out Against Health Care Repeal

Issues: Health Care

Congressman Joins Rhode Island Native In Hearing Meant To Give Americans A Voice Regarding Health Care Law Benefits Already In Effect

Jan 18, 2011

Representative Cicilline Joins Representative McCarthy to Introduce Bill Banning High-Capacity Ammunition Magazines

U.S. Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI) today joined U.S. Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-NY04) and leading national advocates for reducing gun violence to discuss the introduction of legislation to ban high-capacity ammunition magazines such as that used in the tragic shooting in Tucson, AZ.

Jan 10, 2011

Statement Regarding the tragic event in Tuscon, Arizona

Congressman David N. Cicilline released the following statement on Saturday, January 8, 2011 following the tragic event in Tuscon, Arizona

Jan 5, 2011

First Votes Scheduled

United States House of Representatives is scheduled to conduct the first votes of the 112th Congress on January 5th, 2011 at Noon.