David Cicilline http://ripr.org en For Fox and Cicilline, A Divergent Path Since Election Night 2012 http://ripr.org/post/fox-and-cicilline-divergent-path-election-night-2012 <p></p><p>On Election Night 2012, two good friends -- House Speaker Gordon Fox and Congressman David Cicilline -- spent time together, savoring their re-election victories after a hard-fought and sometimes unpleasant campaign season.</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 19:01:19 +0000 Ian Donnis 31297 at http://ripr.org For Fox and Cicilline, A Divergent Path Since Election Night 2012 New England Fishermen To Receive Nearly $33 Million In Disaster Relief http://ripr.org/post/new-england-fishermen-receive-nearly-33-million-disaster-relief <p>Nearly $33 million in disaster relief money will soon flow to help New England fishermen hurting from declining fish stocks and tighter fishing limits. The federal government declared a fisheries disaster last year in Rhode Island. Sens. Jack Reed and Sheldon Whitehouse, and Reps. Jim Langevin and David Cicilline joined other congressional leaders to include $74 million in fisheries disaster in the fiscal year 2014 appropriations bill.</p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:02:04 +0000 Ambar Espinoza 29802 at http://ripr.org New England Fishermen To Receive Nearly $33 Million In Disaster Relief Roger Suchite Moving From City Hall to Cicilline's Staff http://ripr.org/post/roger-suchite-moving-city-hall-cicillines-staff <p><a href="https://twitter.com/suchite_roger">Roger Suchite</a> is leaving his job as director of advance for Providence Mayor Angel Taveras to become senior field representative for Congressman David Cicilline.</p><p>Suchite's responsibilities in the new post will include constituent casework and joining Cicilline at Rhode Island events, according to Cicilline spokesman Andrew Gernt.</p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 00:08:29 +0000 Ian Donnis 29274 at http://ripr.org Rep. Cicilline Promoted to Judiciary Committee http://ripr.org/post/rep-cicilline-promoted-judiciary-committee <p>U.S. Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I. , has been appointed to the prestigious House Judiciary Committee by House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, D-California. Cicilline, a lawyer and graduate of Georgetown Law School, is a former Providence mayor and RI state representative.</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 22:18:48 +0000 Scott MacKay 27789 at http://ripr.org Sen. Whitehouse uses government shutdown to raise campaign cash http://ripr.org/post/sen-whitehouse-uses-government-shutdown-raise-campaign-cash <p>Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse has become the second member of the RI Washington, D.C. delegation to use the 16-day federal government shutdown as a rationale for raising campaign dollars. In an e-mail message to supporters, Whitehouse decries the Republican-inspired closing of the federal government.</p><p>``If there is one thing we have learned in these past weeks, it’s that the Tea Party will go to great lengths – including putting the American economy in danger and holding our government hostage – to destroy Obamacare,’’ writes Democrat Whitehouse.</p> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 20:38:05 +0000 Scott MacKay 23549 at http://ripr.org