Rep. James Langevin
Democrat • 2nd District, Rhode Island • 7th Term • Sworn In 2001
- 16 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 130 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 76 of 436)
- 327 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 75 of 439) 11 Made Into Law (Ranks 107 of 439)
Langevin was born on April 22, 1964 in Providence, Rhode Island. He has been unable to walk since 1980, when, at the age of 16, he was seriously injured in an accidental shooting. He uses a wheelchair, and is known as an advocate for people with disabilities.
He was a member of the Rhode Island state assembly from 1988 until 1994 and Rhode Island's Secretary of State from 1995 until 2001. Read More...
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.4909 - Permanent Families for All Children ActReferred to House Education and the Workforce Jun 19, 2014 1 Views
To provide States with assistance in finding a permanent home for every child.
H.R.4892 - Military and Veteran Caregiver Services Improvement Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 27, 2014 0 Views
To expand eligibility for the program of comprehensive assistance for family caregivers of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to expand benef...
H.R.4683 - Lifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act of 2014Referred to the Subcommittee May 23, 2014 2 Views
To amend title XXIX of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the program under such title relating to lifespan respite care.
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.5168Referred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2014 8 Views
To authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes.
H.R.5095Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 10 Views
To mandate all Members, Delegates, and the Resident Commissioner of the House of Representatives to complete annual ethics training conducted ...
H.J.Res.119Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 20 Views
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to contributions and expenditures intended to affect elections.
Recent Voting History
H.R. 5081: Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass: H R 5081 Strengthening Child Welfare Response to Trafficking Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.R. 3230: Veterans' Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 3230 Veterans’ Access to Care through Choice, Accountability, and Transparency Act of 2014Aye (with party)July 25, 2014
H.Con.Res. 105: Prohibiting the President from deploying or maintaining United States Armed Forces in a sustained combat role in Iraq without specific, subsequent statutory authorization.
On Agreeing to the Resolution, As Amended: H CON RES 105 Directing the President, pursuant to section 5(c) of the War Powers Resolution, to remove United States Armed Forces, other than Armed Forces required to protect United States diplomatic facilities and personnel, from IraqAye (with party)July 25, 2014