Press Releases

Jun 7, 2018

Cicilline Statement on Social Security, Medicare Projections

Finding a long-term solution for Social Security and Medicare should be a bipartisan issue. Unfortunately, President Trump and the Republicans who control Congress are more interested in cutting taxes for the wealthiest Americans and corporate special interests.

Jun 4, 2018

Cicilline Statement on Supreme Court Upholding Anti-LGBT Discrimination

Our country was founded on the idea that everyone is equal in the eyes of the law. There is no religious tradition that holds as a central tenet that you must deny goods or services to people based on their sexual orientation or gender identity. Unfortunately, the Supreme Court declined to consider these facts in their decision today.

May 30, 2018

Cicilline Statement on Proposed Double Digit Health Insurance Rate Hikes

"Access to quality, affordable health care should be a right for all Americans, not just a privilege for the wealthy and well-off."

May 29, 2018

Cicilline, Colleagues Demand Ethics Investigation Into Trump-China Ties

President advocated to save failing Chinese telecom company days after Beijing gave $500 million loan to Trump Organization

May 23, 2018

Cicilline Statement on Bank Lobbyist Act

"This is a raw deal for working men and women," said Cicilline.

May 22, 2018

RI Delegation Announces $7.4 Million in Homeland Security Grants for RI

New federal funds will help emergency responders and their partners prepare for and react to a range of crises and security challenges – including natural disasters

May 17, 2018

Cicilline Statement on Haspel Confirmation

“It is shameful that the U.S. Senate approved Gina Haspel to serve as Director of the Central Intelligence Agency," said Cicilline.

May 17, 2018

Cicilline Introduces Bipartisan Ban F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Sales to Turkey Act

NATO ‘ally’ has increasingly threatened American interests in recent months

May 16, 2018

Cicilline: Democrats Have A Better Deal on Prescription Drugs

Democrats outline clear differences between the Democratic “A Better Deal on Prescription Drugs” plan and the massive concessions President Trump plans to give to the pharmaceutical industry.

May 15, 2018

Cicilline, Leading House Dems Renew Call for White House-DOJ Communications on Time Warner Merger

“As we have repeatedly noted, political interference in law enforcement matters—including antitrust enforcement—is unacceptable and without modern precedent,” the Members wrote.