Press Releases

Mar 3, 2021

Cicilline, Democrats Pass Largest Ethics, Government Reform Package in Half Century

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) joined House Democrats today in passing the For The People Act (H.R.1), a sweeping reform package that returns power in Washington to the American people. The legislation, which now heads to the U.S. Senate, includes three provisions Cicilline has proposed in recent years – The Automatic Voter Registration Act, The Presidential Tax Disclosure Act, and the DISCLOSE Act.

Mar 2, 2021

Cicilline Urges Passage of H.R.1, The For The People Act

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) spoke moments ago on the House floor during debate on The For The People Act (H.R.1), the most sweeping federal ethics reform package in a half century, which includes legislation he has authored to implement automatic voter registration, require presidential candidates to release their tax returns, and bring secret corporate spending on elections out of the shadows.

Mar 2, 2021

Cicilline Statement on Raimondo Confirmation

Issues: Consumer Protection and Financial Reform, Jobs and the Economy

“I congratulate Secretary Raimondo on her confirmation today. I look forward to continuing to work with her to grow Rhode Island’s economy and create greater opportunities for the folks who live here.”

Mar 2, 2021

Cicilline Accepting Submissions for 2021 Congressional Art Competition

Issues: Social Enterprise

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline’s (RI-01) office is now accepting submissions for the 2021 Congressional Art Competition in Rhode Island’s First Congressional District.

Mar 2, 2021

Cicilline Statement on Raimondo Confirmation

“I congratulate Secretary Raimondo on her confirmation today. I look forward to continuing to work with her to grow Rhode Island’s economy and create greater opportunities for the folks who live here.” “I spoke with Governor McKee after our press conference yesterday. I offered to do whatever I can to help him succeed as he begins his stewardship of our state.”

Mar 2, 2021

Cicilline Accepting Submissions for 2021 Congressional Art Competition

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline’s (RI-01) office is now accepting submissions for the 2021 Congressional Art Competition in Rhode Island’s First Congressional District.

Mar 2, 2021

Cicilline Urges Passage of H.R.1, The For The People Act

Issues: Consumer Protection and Financial Reform, Social Enterprise
Mar 1, 2021

Cicilline, Langevin, McKee, Elorza Outline Ways House-Passed COVID Relief Package Will Benefit Rhode Island

Issues: Jobs and the Economy

Federal, state, and local leaders held a press conference at the Dunkin’ Donuts Arena today and outlined ways Rhode Island is slated to benefit from the COVID relief package that the U.S. House passed early Saturday morning. The legislation includes $1,400 survival checks to put money in the pockets of working people, expanded unemployment benefits, a pay raise for nearly 30 million people, and nearly $1.7 billion in relief for Rhode Island state and local government.

Mar 1, 2021

Cicilline, Langevin, McKee, Elorza Outline Ways House-Passed COVID Relief Package Will Benefit Rhode Island

Issues: Jobs and the Economy

Federal, state, and local leaders held a press conference at the Dunkin’ Donuts Arena today and outlined ways Rhode Island is slated to benefit from the COVID relief package that the U.S. House passed early Saturday morning. The legislation includes $1,400 survival checks to put money in the pockets of working people, expanded unemployment benefits, a pay raise for nearly 30 million people, and nearly $1.7 billion in relief for Rhode Island state and local government.

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