Congressman Cedric Richmond

Representing the 2nd District of Louisiana

Press Releases

June 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after Senate Republicans released a discussion draft of their healthcare replacement plan:

 

May 23, 2017 Press Release
Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement after the President released his 2018 budget proposal.
May 4, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after passage of H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act of 2017:

 

May 3, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after the Department of Justice (DOJ) disclosed its findings in the investigation of the death of Alton Sterling at the hands of Baton Rouge police officers:

April 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – In a letter sent to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Congressmen Cedric Richmond (LA-02) raised additional concerns about the lack of transparency in the civil rights investigation into the death of Alton Sterling:

 

April 28, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02) announced the availability of more than $1.4 million in federal funding to the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office. The funds will go towards replacing sheriff’s vehicles and other equipment damaged in the August flooding:

 

April 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02), released the following statement after receiving the 2016 Innocence Network Champion of Justice award:

 

April 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02), released the following statement on the most recent changes to the Republican healthcare proposal, the American Health Care Act (AHCA):

 

April 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02) announced the availability of more than $11 million in federal funding for flood recovery projects throughout Louisiana. The resources will go towards repairing schools, reimbursing school districts, and replacing vehicles that were damaged in the August flooding:

 

April 5, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02), released the following statement after Governor John Bel Edwards (D-LA) participated in the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform hearing on the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) response to the Baton Rouge flood disaster:

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