Press Releases

Jun 8, 2017

Cicilline, Casey Introduce Disarm Hate Act

Legislation will close hate crimes loophole on gun purchases

Jun 7, 2017

Cicilline Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Close Russia Today Loophole

Congressman Cicilline introduced legislation to close a loophole in foreign agent registration requirements that Russia Today exploited extensively during last year’s presidential election

Jun 5, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump’s Plan to Privatize Air Traffic Control

“Privatizing the air traffic control system will do nothing to make America safer," said Cicilline.

Jun 4, 2017

Woonsocket Wins Over $377,000 in Federal Fire Safety Grants

Congressman Cicilline announced $377,055 in federal funding to help the Woonsocket Fire Department purchase needed safety equipment.

Jun 2, 2017

Cicilline Statement on May Jobs Report

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI) issued the following statement after the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released its jobs report for May.

Jun 2, 2017

Cicilline, Engel Slam Trump Admin for Considering Return of Russian Compounds

Lawmakers “very alarmed” Trump may return properties used to spy on U.S. and demand that he hold Kremlin accountable

Jun 1, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump Withdrawing from Paris Agreement

"The President's decision to withdraw from the Paris Agreement is a terrible mistake," said Cicilline.

Jun 1, 2017

RI Delegation Announces $925k for Remediation & Development

Central Falls, Providence, and Woonsocket to receive federal brownfield funds to cleanup & redevelop blighted properties

May 31, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Paris Climate Change Agreement

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after it was reported that President Trump will withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement.

May 25, 2017

Cicilline Leads Congressional Hearing on Violence Outside Turkish Ambassador’s Residence

Congressman Cicilline (D-RI) served as Ranking Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats Subcommittee for the first Congressional hearing on the recent violent attack by Turkish Government officials targeting protesters outside the Turkish Ambassador’s Residence in Washington