United States Congress

Congressman Magaziner Update: Speakah McCarthy … Emergency Operations Center … Everett C. Wilcox Health Center!

  All Statements Are Credited To Representative Seth Magaziner:   Statement from Rep. Magaziner on the Motion to Vacate the Speaker: “I voted — along with the majority of the House of Representatives — to change the leadership of the House because I do not believe that Rhode Islanders support the agenda[Read More…]

by October 4, 2023

Cicilline: Extreme Default on America Act Plays Politics at the Expense of Rhode Islanders

  From The Office of Congressman David Cicilline: Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01)  voted against the Default on America Act, an extreme MAGA Republican proposal that will inflict cruel budget cuts which will hurt Rhode Islanders. “The Default on America Act is an absurd, cruel proposal that is not – as[Read More…]

by April 27, 2023

Matos Congressional Campaign Discusses Whirlwind Fundraising Totals

      From The Sabina Matos Congressional Campaign: Lt. Governor Sabina Matos has raised more than $105,000 in the weeks since she announced her run for Congress in the special election to replace Rep. David Cicilline in Rhode Island’s first district. With an additional personal contribution, Lt. Governor Matos’s[Read More…]

by April 4, 2023

A Celebration of STAR: Childhood Cancer STAR Reauthorization Act! – Senator Jack Reed

    Each year, about 15,000 children in the United States are diagnosed with cancer.  It can be a life-altering experience for children and families. Hasbro Children’s Hospital treats between 60 and 70 children annually who are newly diagnosed with cancer.  And thanks to doctors, hospital staff, and researchers, there[Read More…]

by January 10, 2023

Congressman Cicilline Update: A New Israeli Goverment / Delegation to Middle East & Eastern Mediterranean

  Congressman Cicilline Statement onNew Israeli Government   Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01), Chair of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on the Middle East, North Africa, and Global Counterterrorism issued the following statement after the new Israeli government was sworn in. “Congratulations to the people of Israel and Prime Minister Netanyahu on[Read More…]

by December 29, 2022

Congressman Cicilline Update: 22$+ Million Rhode Island / Spends Christmas with Troops in the Middle East

  Cicilline Secures $22+ Million for Rhode Island Projects in 2023 Spending Bill This week, Congress sent the spending package for Fiscal Year 2023 to President Biden for his signature. Included in this package is funding for all 15 projects that Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) submitted to the Appropriations[Read More…]

by December 28, 2022

Congressman Cicilline Update: War Crimes Jursidiction / POTUS Annual Audits / Anti Trust Enforcement Budget

    From The Desk of Rhode Island Congressman David Cicilline (D1): House Sends Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill toBroaden War Crimes Jurisdiction to President’s Desk Today, following Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy’s joint address to Congress Wednesday evening, the House of Representatives voted to update war crimes law to ensure that alleged[Read More…]

by December 23, 2022

Cicilline, 40 Members Introduce Legislation to Bar Trump From Federal Office

  Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01), senior member of the House Committee on the Judiciary and former impeachment manager today was joined by 40 of colleagues in introducing legislation to bar former President Trump from holding federal office under Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment. Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment of the[Read More…]

by December 16, 2022

Congressman Cicilline Statement on Speaker Pelosi’s Retirement

From The Office Of Congressman David Cicilline: Congressman David N. Cicilline (RI-01) released the following statement after Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s announcement that she will step down from House Democratic leadership. “Today is a bittersweet day for our country as we mark the end of Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s tenure as the leader of the[Read More…]

by November 17, 2022

Local Congressional Delegation On A Trump Presidential Candidacy

    Nearby Massachusetts Congressman Auchincloss has quickly weighed in on the prospects of another Trump candidacy:   https://twitter.com/jakeauch/status/1592705694213734400?s=46&t=yBIa2wuMF9mrQct50qF3SA “Donald Trump was the worst president in American history. His second term would be much worse. The damage to our democracy might be irreversible. “The next two years will feature a[Read More…]

by November 16, 2022