James Langevin is a Representative from Rhode Island. Born in Providence, Rhode Island in 1964, he earned his B.A. from Rhode Island College in 1990 and his M.A. from Harvard University in 1994. He was a member of the Rhode Island state house of representatives from 1988-1994 and was the Rhode Island secretary of state from 1994-2001. He was elected as a Democrat to the 107th and to the eight succeeding Congresses (January 3, 2001-present).