Press Releases

January 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, DC- In response to the outcome of the NFC Championship game on Sunday, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement:

 

December 22, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA) issued the following statement on President Trump’s government shutdown:

 

December 11, 2018 Press Release

Washington, DC- Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (D-LA) introduced the American Housing and Economic Mobility Act, a bill originally introduced in the Senate by United States Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA). This bill will reduce rent costs and provide greater access to home ownership through first-time homebuyer payment assistance.

November 29, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- Today, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued a statement on House passage of H.R. 3154, a bill he introduced, the “Inspector General Access Act of 2017”.

November 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- Today, in response to the release of the Army Corps of Engineers Fiscal Year 2019 work plan for civil works appropriations including funding for the Southeast Louisiana Urban Flood Control Project, Algiers Subbasin, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement:

November 3, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- Today, in response to the passing of veteran New Orleans political reporter Frank Donze, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) issued the following statement:

 

October 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC- In response to the murders of two African Americans in a Kentucky Kroger grocery store and the 11 Jews slain yesterday at a Pittsburgh, PA synagogue, Congressman Cedric Richmond (LA-02) released the following statement:

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:

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