Press Releases

May 7, 2020

Cicilline Statement on DOJ Decision to Drop Criminal Charges Against Michael Flynn

This is an outrageous decision and a miscarriage of justice.

May 6, 2020

Cicilline Statement on Suspension of Utility Terminations

I am pleased that utility terminations are being suspended through the end of the month. This is the right thing to do.

May 6, 2020

Rhode Island Congressional Delegation Announces $8 Million for Mental Health Services

Congressman Cicilline announced today that Thrive Behavioral Health, Inc. and Newport Mental Health have been awarded $8 million in federal grant funding.

May 5, 2020

Cicilline Asking RIPUC to Extend Moratorium on Utility Terminations

Congressman Cicilline is asking the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission to stop utility terminations.

May 5, 2020

Cicilline Leading Push for Moratorium on Unnecessary Corporate Mergers in Next Relief Package

Ocasio-Cortez, Jayapal, Raskin, Pocan, Neguse, Schakowsky co-leading effort to protect workers, consumers during global pandemic

May 4, 2020

Cicilline Pleased with Decision by College Textbook Giants to Abandon Merger

"The merger made no sense, and I’m glad to learn that it has been abandoned."

Apr 29, 2020

124 Democrats, Republicans Advocate for New Federal Funding to Support Local News

“Reliable local information and reporting in our communities is more important than ever—newspapers and broadcasters are working ‘around the clock, often in dangerous conditions, to consistently get critical and timely information to the public,’” the Members of Congress wrote.

Apr 29, 2020

Cicilline, Leading New England Dems Call for Relief for Frontline Workers in Next Coronavirus Bill

"Health care workers, first responders, and teachers need to know we have their backs."

Apr 21, 2020

Cicilline Praises Agreement on Relief for Small Businesses, Additional Testing Capacity

As all of us work to flatten the curve, our first priority must be ensuring that working men and women make it through this crisis.