Press Releases

Jul 21, 2017

West Warwick Gets $338K Federal Grant for New Fire Truck

New front-line response vehicle will replace aging truck and help enhance public safety

Jul 19, 2017

Federal Delegation Announces $125K to Grow Composites Industry, Create Jobs in RI

EDA grant will identify opportunities for expanding innovative East Bay companies

Jul 15, 2017

Nearly $1 Million Federal Grant Awarded to Providence for New Fire Truck & Ambulance

New vehicles will help replace aging truck and ambulance and add to road-ready fleet

Jul 14, 2017

Jayapal, Cicilline Introduce Resolution of Inquiry to Force Trump Administration Release Documents Pertaining to Possible Obstruction of Justice

The resolution, if passed, would require the Department of Justice to release any and all information pertaining to collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.

Jul 14, 2017


Grants for Nature Conservancy and CRMC will protect homes, businesses from rising seas

Jul 13, 2017

Cicilline, 52 Colleagues to Trump: Confront Putin on Anti-LGBT Violence in Chechnya

As new questions emerge about President Trump's ties to the Kremlin, Congressman Cicilline led dozens of U.S. House members today in demanding the White House draw a harder line with Vladimir Putin's regime over the detention and torture of LGBT individuals in Chechnya.

Jul 10, 2017

Judiciary Democrats Praise Rule to Restore the Rights of Hardworking Americans to Hold Lawless Corporations Accountable

Congressman Cicilline applauded the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) for finalizing a rule to prohibit the use of pre-dispute, binding (“forced”) arbitration in contracts for consumer financial products such as checking or savings accounts, student loans, or credit cards.

Jul 6, 2017

Cicilline, Top Dems to Sessions: Don’t Attack Workers’ Rights

Congressman Cicilline called on U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to stop taking away the rights of working people to collectively hold their employers accountable for wage theft, employment discrimination, and other unlawful workplace conduct.

Jun 27, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Senate Health Care Vote

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after Senate Republicans delayed a vote on repealing the Affordable Care Act until after the July 4th holiday.