Press Releases

September 26, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- In response to the overwhelming passage of H.R. 6620, also known as the “Protecting Critical Infrastructure Against Drones and Emerging Threats Act”, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement:

 

September 11, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- In response to Kenner Mayor Ben Zahn’s memo banning Nike purchases and deliveries, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement:

 

August 31, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement in response to President Trump’s decision to cancel pay raises for federal employees:

June 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON DC- Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after the passing of community and civic activist Felicia Kahn:

June 19, 2018 Press Release
Seeks to End Separation of Families at our Borders

WASHINGTON DC- Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after introducing the “Keep Families Together Act” in the House of Representatives:

May 8, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON DC- Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after President Trump announced the withdrawal of the United States from the Iran nuclear deal:

March 27, 2018 Press Release
Renews Call for Full Transparency

WASHINGTON- Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry announced no charges would be filed in the fatal officer-involved shooting of Alton Sterling:

March 19, 2018 Press Release

Washington DC – Today, Rep. Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement after New Orleans Saints and Pelicans owner Tom Benson passed away:

February 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In a letter to House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX-10), Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA-02) demanded that the Committee, of which he’s a member, “live up to its name and mission” and hold a hearing that explores mass shootings as the “domestic terrorism they are,” as well as solutions that would help stop them.

February 9, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement after voting against the budget caps bill:

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