Press Releases

Apr 7, 2017

Cicilline Statement on U.S. Military Action in Syria

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement regarding U.S. military action in Syria.

Apr 6, 2017

Cicilline Fighting for New Federal Funding to Address Opiate Crisis

Congressman Cicilline is leading the effort in Congress to expand the use of Naloxone by law enforcement agencies

Apr 6, 2017

Whitehouse and Cicilline Introduce Bill to End Tax Incentive for Offshoring Jobs

Congressman Cicilline and Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) introduced a bill to keep jobs in America by eliminating a tax break for companies that send jobs overseas, leveling the playing field for U.S. manufacturers, and reducing the budget deficit by billions of dollars.

Apr 6, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Devin Nunes’s Recusal

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes (R-CA) recuse himself from the Trump-Russia investigation.

Apr 4, 2017

Cicilline-Connolly-Engel Call For Speaker Ryan to Demand Nunes Be Recused

Congressman Cicilline led a letter urging Speaker Ryan to immediately require Chairman Nunes be recused from the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

Apr 4, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Chemical Weapons Attack in Syria

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement today after the Assad regime apparently carried out a chemical weapons attack that killed dozens of innocent Syrians and sickened hundreds more.

Mar 31, 2017

Cicilline Statement on Trump’s Executive Orders on Trade

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement on President Trump’s new executive orders on trade.

Mar 30, 2017

Cicilline, Gillibrand Introduce Make it in America Manufacturing Communities Act

Bill would help create more good-paying manufacturing jobs in Rhode Island

Mar 30, 2017

Cicilline Statement on GOP Killing Effort to Investigate Trump

Congressman Cicilline issued the following statement after Republicans on the Judiciary Committee voted on party lines to block Democrats from investigating Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s ties to Putin’s Russia

Mar 29, 2017

RI Delegation Announces $11 Million to Help Women & Infants Hospital in Providence Bolster Women’s Health Research

As Trump Administration proposes slashing $1.2 billion from research grants at NIH & other health and education programs this year, RI receives a major, five-year $11 million research grant