Press Releases

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.

Jan 5, 2011

112th United States Congress Takes Office

The First Session of the 112th Congress commences January 5th, 2011.

Jul 16, 2010

$625K Federal Grant Enables Portsmouth & Warwick to Hire More Police

Portsmouth awarded funding for new School Resource Officers & Warwick awarded funding for Community Engagement Officers