Congressman Cedric Richmond

Representing the 2nd District of Louisiana

Press Releases

July 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02) announced the availability of more than $4.5 million in federal funding for the East Baton Rouge School Board and East Baton Rouge Parish.

July 17, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02), released the following statement in response to the latest Senate Republican Healthcare bill:

 

July 10, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Cedric Richmond (LA-02) announced the availability of more than $15.4 million in federal funding for flood recovery projects throughout Louisiana.

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:

 

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