Press Releases

Jun 18, 2020

Cicilline Statement on Supreme Court Protecting DACA

Dreamers are American citizens in every sense of the word. They were brought here as children.

Jun 17, 2020

Cicilline Remarks on Justice in Policing Act

So my colleagues, do not be silent. Rise to this moment. Set aside politics. Join us and fixing what is broken in America, and we’ll be able to look back on this day and know that together, we made a difference.

Jun 16, 2020

Cicilline Remarks on COVID-19 Social Media Disinformation

House Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman David N. Cicilline (RI-01), took part in a panel discussion on COVID-19 social media disinformation at George Washington University’s Institute for Data, Democracy & Politics this morning. The text of Cicilline’s opening remarks, as delivered, is embedded below.

Jun 16, 2020

RI Wins Landmark $65 Million Federal Grant to Overhaul Route 146

“Rebuilding Rhode Island’s infrastructure is one of the most effective ways we have to create good-paying jobs and grow our economy,” said Cicilline.

Jun 15, 2020

Cicilline Statement on SCOTUS Ruling LGBT Individuals Cannot Be Denied Employment Due to Sexual Orientation or Gender Identity

Issues: LGBT Issues

“Today’s Supreme Court decision marks a major step towards ensuring that LGBTQ Americans enjoy the same rights and responsibilities as everyone else” said Cicilline.

Jun 8, 2020

Cicilline Bill Will Limit Trump’s Insurrection Act Powers

"This is not North Korea, and the commander-in-chief cannot order the military to attack peaceful protesters,” said Cicilline.

May 28, 2020

Cicilline, House Move to Further Expand Access to Loans for Most Vulnerable of Small Businesses

The legislation gives small companies 24 weeks to use their loan, up from eight weeks under the current law.