Press Releases

October 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement mourning the passing of House Oversight Committee Chairman and former Congressional Black Caucus Chairman, Congressman Elijah Cummings: 

October 1, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement announcing a letter urging prompt action on the State of Louisiana’s Trade Adjustment Assistance’s application in response to the recent shutdown of Bayou Steel Group in LaPlace, Louisiana:

September 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) and Congressman Mark Walker (NC-06) issued the following statement after the introduction of H.R. 4488, the Solitary Confinement Study and Reform Act of 2019:

September 17, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement in response to the passing of New Orleans native and journalist Cokie Roberts:

June 26, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C.  Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) and Congressman Anthony Gonzalez (OH-16) along with a bipartisan group of colleagues released the following statement after introducing H.R. 3497, the JOBS (Jumpstart Our Businesses By Supporting Students) Act:

June 25, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) and Congressman Roger Williams (TX-25) issued the following statement on the introduction of the Integration of Baseball Commemorative Coin Act:

June 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) and Congressman Steve Scalise (LA-01) issued the following statement on the passage of their amendments securing funding for Louisiana coastal restoration projects:

June 4, 2019 Press Release

New Orleans, LA Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA) released the following statement on the passing of legendary New Orleans chef and restaurateur Mrs. Leah Chase:

May 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement in response to Special Counsel Mueller’s press conference today in summary of his investigation of President Trump:

May 7, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement after introducing the Beyond the Box for Higher Education Act of 2019, legislation intended to create more educational opportunities for Americans with criminal records.

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