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Jim Langevin's Public Statements

Full Name: James 'Jim' R. Langevin
Office: U.S. House (RI) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Sept. 9, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 04/22/1964
Birth Place: Warwick, RI
Home City: Warwick, RI
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Recovery Rebates and Economic Stimulus for the American People
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Children and Families
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Economy and Jobs
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Gun Safety
Issue Position: Rhode Island
Issue Position: LGBT Rights
Issue Position: Social Security
Small Business Relief Coming to RI
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Universal Health Care - American Health Benefits Program
Issue Position: Health Care
July 1, 2014 Supporting Our Veterans
June 27, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Biodiesel Volume
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 20, 2014 RI Future- RI Delegation Weighs in on Situation in Iraq
June 19, 2014 Langevin Introduces Permanent Families for All Children Act
June 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Ensuring Religious Minorities are Protected
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 18, 2014 Langevin, Michaud, Esty Introduce Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act
June 18, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Butterfield and Price Press EPA Administrator for Stricter Standards on Coal Ash
June 12, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State, and Michael Froman, U.S. Trade Representative - End Trade Negotiations with Brunei
June 9, 2014 House Passes Langevin Amendment to Increase Accessibility in Public Transit
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act
May 29, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Human Rights Abuses in Honduras
May 29, 2014 Langevin Participates in "Foster Youth Shadow Day"
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 29, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of the United States Department of Agriculture- Protect Captive Orcas and Marine Mammals
May 27, 2014 Langevin Convenes Roundtable To Discuss Solutions to Re-homing
May 22, 2014 Langevin Supports Intelligence Gathering Reforms
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 22, 2014 Langevin Applauds Passage of National Defense Authorization Act
May 9, 2014 Success and Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schols Act
May 9, 2014 Letter to Thomas J. Vilsack, Secretary of the Department of Agriculture and Michael Froman, US Trade Representative - Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
May 8, 2014 Foster Youth Month
April 30, 2014 House Democrats Introduce the Green Bank Act of 2014
April 16, 2014 RI to Receive $787,100 in NEA Grants
April 14, 2014 Reed, Whitehouse, Langevin Announce $800,000 to Help Increase Port Capacity at Quonset
April 10, 2014 Langevin Statement on the Ryan Republican Budget
April 10, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Stop Import of Military-Style Firearms
April 8, 2014 Langevin Warns Constituents of Windows XP Security Concerns
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
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