Press Releases

March 1, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Cedric L. Richmond (LA-2) today released the following statement after voting against the Republican spending bill that would fund the government for two additional weeks.

March 1, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—Last night, Congressman Cedric L. Richmond (LA-2) took to the House Floor and called for Congressional Republicans to “show Americans the jobs,” in response to their Continuing Resolution proposal. The proposal is estimated to eliminate 700,000 American jobs. Below are excerpts from Mr. Richmond’s remarks.  

February 24, 2011 Press Release

The Congressional District of Congressman Cedric L. Richmond received the highest amount of awards in the Nation.

February 3, 2011 Press Release
Congressman Cedric L. Richmond discusses the impact of dredging on the lower Mississippi River at today’s House Democratic and Steering Policy Committee hearing on jobs.