Rep. James Langevin
Democrat • 2nd District, Rhode Island • 7th Term • Sworn In 2001
- 16 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 139 of 435) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 95 of 435)
- 331 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 75 of 438) 13 Made Into Law (Ranks 102 of 438)
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 3 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 3 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 3 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.5168 - Full-Service Community Schools Act of 2014Referred to the House Committee Jul 23, 2014 7 Views
To authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants for the support of full-service community schools, and for other purposes.
H.Con.Res.107On motion to suspend the rules and agree Jul 30, 2014 10 Views
Denouncing the use of civilians as human shields by Hamas and other terrorist organizations in violation of international humanitarian law.
H.R.5095Referred to the House Committee Jul 14, 2014 3 Views
To mandate all Members, Delegates, and the Resident Commissioner of the House of Representatives to complete annual ethics training conducted ...
Recent Voting History
H.J.Res. 76: Nuclear weapon security & non-proliferation bill
On Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendments: H J RES 76 Making continuing appropriations for the National Security Administration for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5272: To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H R 5272 To prohibit certain actions with respect to deferred action for aliens not lawfully present in the United States, and for other purposes.Nay (with party)August 01, 2014
H.R. 5230: Secure the Southwest Border Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2014
On Passage: H R 5230 Supplemental Appropriations, FY 2014Nay (with party)August 01, 2014