Press Releases

Mar 3, 2020

Cicilline Statement on CAR Resolution Passage

WASHINGTON – Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01), a member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement today after his bipartisan bill (H. Res. 387) condemning continued violence against civilians by armed groups in the Central African Republic passed the U.S. House of Representatives:

Mar 3, 2020

Cicilline Calls for Passage of Coronavirus Funding Package

Issues: Health Care

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) spoke moments ago about the emergency spending package the House will pass this week to take on the coronavirus epidemic

Mar 3, 2020

Cicilline Calls on CDC to Notify States of Travelers Returning from Coronavirus Infected Countries

Issues: Health Care

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) called on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today to expand its notification process for states to include all travelers returning from countries with significant or elevated reports of cases of coronavirus

Feb 20, 2020

Cicilline Statement on Stone Sentence

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01), a member of the House Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement after Roger Stone was sentenced to 40 months in prison, despite the best efforts of President Trump and AG Barr to come to his rescue last week

Feb 20, 2020

Cicilline, Grebien Condemn Trump Cuts to Important Federal Programs

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and Pawtucket Mayor Donald R. Grebien visited Harvest Kitchen in Pawtucket to discuss the devastating impact Trump’s budget would have for small businesses & communities like Pawtucket.

Feb 18, 2020

Cicilline, DiPalma Highlight Work to Lower Prescription Drug Costs

Issues: Health Care

U.S. Congressman David N. Cicilline (D-RI-01) and Rhode Island State Senator Louis DiPalma (D-12) visited the Middletown Senior Center today to talk about their work to lower the high cost of prescription drugs.

Feb 13, 2020

Cicilline Statement on Recent Actions by the Attorney General and the President Undermining the Rule of Law

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued the following statement after U.S. Attorney General William Barr said that the President’s Tweets “make it impossible for [him] to do his job

Feb 13, 2020

Cicilline Statement on Passage of ERA Deadline Extension

Issues: Women's Issues

Democratic Policy and Communications Committee (DPCC) Chair David N. Cicilline (RI-01) issued the following statement today after the U.S. House passed legislation extending the deadline for ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment

Feb 11, 2020

Cicilline & Nadler Denounce NY District Court Approval of T-Mobile & Sprint Merger

Today, House Antitrust Subcommittee Chairman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) and Judiciary Committee Chairman Jerrold Nadler (NY-10) released the following statements after the New York District Court approved the merger of Sprint and T-Mobile

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