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Cedric Richmond's Public Statements

Full Name: Cedric L. Richmond
Office: U.S. House (LA) - District 2, Democratic
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 12/02/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 09/13/1973
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Baton Rouge, LA
Religion: Christian - Baptist
Date Title
Meet Cedric
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economy
Issue Position: Hurricane Recovery & Flood Protection
Issue Position: Health Care Reform
Issue Position: Crime
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Energy Policy
July 9, 2014 Landrieu, Richmond Secure Funding to Start Mississippi River Deepening Study
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
June 26, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - 163 Members of Congress Demand a Vote, Not Silence, to Prevent Gun Violence
June 26, 2014 Rep. Richmond Statement on the Shelby Court Decision and the Voting Rights Amendment Act of 2014
June 20, 2014 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Increased Classroom Connectivity for Underserved Communities
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
June 17, 2014 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers
June 10, 2014 Letter to Craig Fugate, Federal Emergency Management Administration Administrator- DHS Role in Addressing Influx of Unaccompanied Children Entering the U.S.
June 9, 2014 Rep. Richmond on Executive Order Making Student Loans More Affordable
June 9, 2014 Rep. Richmond Introduces Bill to Honor Veterans by Expediting Travel
June 9, 2014 Newsletter: June Update
May 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program
May 29, 2014 Letter to David Camp, Chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee - LIFO Language in House Republican Tax Proposal
May 29, 2014 Letter to Michael Froman, Ambassador Office of the US Trade Representative - Protect Workers' Rights in TPP Negotiations
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 28, 2014 Rep. Richmond Mourns the Passing of Dr. Maya Angelou
May 27, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - VA Audit Concerns
May 26, 2014 Newsletter: Memorial Day
May 22, 2014 Richmond Responds to House Passage of the Water Resources Reform and Development Act
May 22, 2014 Rep. Richmond Statement on VA Hospital Misconduct
May 8, 2014 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development - Regarding Fair Housing
May 8, 2014 Rep. Richmond Introduces Bill to Reform Solitary Confinement
May 6, 2014 Newsletter: May Update
May 6, 2014 May Update
April 30, 2014 TSA Body Scanners Must be Utilized Effectively
April 29, 2014 Cedric Richmond Debates Medicaid Expansion at the Louisiana State Legislature
April 10, 2014 Letter to John S. Pistole, Administrator of Transportation Security Administration - House Members Seek Information on Expansion of TSA Behavior Detection Programs
April 10, 2014 Rep. Richmond, CBC Members Introduces Bill to Reverse Department of Education Decision on PLUS Loan Program
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Harold Rogers, Nita Lowey, Jack Kingston, and Rosa DeLauro - Increase Funding for the National Institutes of Health
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
April 1, 2014 Rep. Richmond Statement on the Close of ACA's First Enrollment Period
March 31, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Bob Goodlatte, Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee - Voting Rights Act
March 31, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Nita Lowey, Robert Aderholt and Sam Farr - Request for Disaster Relief Programs
March 27, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Improve the Voting Rights Amendment Act
March 21, 2014 Times Picayune - President Obama Signs Flood Insurance Bill into Law
March 21, 2014 Flood Insurance Relief on the Way
March 21, 2014 Rep. Richmond Announces Flood Insurance Bill has Been Signed by the President
March 20, 2014 Richmond, Landrieu Announce $3M in Homeland Security Grants for New Orleans
March 18, 2014 Landrieu, Richmond Announce $3M in Homeland Security Grants for New Orleans
March 14, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Anti-LGBT Legislation
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