federal spending http://ripr.org en Congressional Q+A: Cicilline on the Economy, Surveillance, Obamacare + More http://ripr.org/post/congressional-qa-cicilline-economy-surveillance-obamacare-more <p></p><p>With Congress on its August recess, Rhode Island Pubic Radio invited the four members of the Rhode Island delegation in to our studio to talk about major issues facing the state and the nation. We continue our series today with Congressman David Cicilline. (This interview was taped before President Obama asked Congress to authorize a strike against Syria.)</p><p></p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Ian Donnis 21072 at http://ripr.org Congressional Q+A: Cicilline on the Economy, Surveillance, Obamacare + More Cicilline Predicts Backlash over Sequestration Will Bring Progress http://ripr.org/post/cicilline-predicts-backlash-over-sequestration-will-bring-progress <p>Congressman<a href="http://cicilline.house.gov/"> David Cicilline </a>thinks public frustration over broad-based federal spending cuts will lead -- eventually -- to more fruitful budget talks in Congress.</p> Mon, 04 Mar 2013 21:47:09 +0000 Ian Donnis 11327 at http://ripr.org