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Cedric Richmond's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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
Family: Single
Birth Date: 09/13/1973
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Baton Rouge, LA
Religion: Christian - Baptist
Date Title
March 31, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Nita Lowey, Robert Aderholt and Sam Farr - Request for Disaster Relief Programs
March 21, 2014 Rep. Richmond Announces Flood Insurance Bill has Been Signed by the President
March 21, 2014 Times Picayune - President Obama Signs Flood Insurance Bill into Law
March 21, 2014 Flood Insurance Relief on the Way
March 13, 2014 Rep. Richmond Responds to Senate Passage of Flood Insurance Fix
March 4, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 Richmond Responds to House Passage of Flood Insurance Fix
March 4, 2014 Richmond, Waters Endorse Bipartisan Flood Insurance Legislation
Feb. 11, 2014 Richmond Announces Majority Supports Flood Insurance Fix
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Jan. 30, 2014 Richmond on Senate Passage of Flood Insurance Bill
July 10, 2013 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014
July 10, 2013 Richmond, Scalise, Cassidy Pass Amendment on House Floor Ensuring Funding for Coastal Restoration Projects
June 4, 2013 Murphy Announces Formation of Bipartisan Disaster Relief Caucus
April 25, 2013 Scalise, Richmond Call on FEMA to Work with State, Local Officials on Flood Insurance Changes
April 19, 2013 Rep. Richmond Introduces Legislation Holding Army Corps Responsible for Gross Negligence in the Aftermath of Katrina
March 14, 2013 Sen. Landrieu, Rep. Richmond Introduce DREDGE Act to Deepen the Mississippi River, Restore Wetlands
March 14, 2013 Richmond Announces Bill To Prepare Mississippi River For Panama Canal Expansion
Jan. 3, 2013 Rep. Richmond Responds to Transocean Civil Settlement
Jan. 1, 2013 Hurricane Sandy Relief
Nov. 15, 2012 Rep. Richmond Responds to BP Criminal Settlement
June 28, 2012 Richmond Applauds Inclusion of RESTORE Act in Final Transportation Bill
June 26, 2012 Richmond Introduces Bill to Prepare Mississippi River for Panama Canal Expansi
June 1, 2012 Scalise, Richmond Score Legislative Victory, Pass Amendment on House Floor Ensuring Funding for Coastal Restoration Projects
April 18, 2012 Representative Richmond Celebrates the Passage of RESTORE and RAMP Acts
April 18, 2012 The Advocate - Transportation Bill Would Direct BP Fine Funds to Louisiana
March 14, 2012 Representative Cedric Richmond Urges Swift Bipartisan Action to Rebuild America
Feb. 16, 2012 Richmond Scores Win to Bring Deep Water Horizon Fines to Gulf States
Feb. 15, 2012 Protecting Investment in Oil Shale the Next Generation of Environmental, Energy, and Resource Security Act
Nov. 1, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner
Aug. 29, 2011 Remembering Hurricane Katrina
July 7, 2011 Don't Politicize Disaster Relief Funding
June 15, 2011 Richmond: Tanker Grounding Illustrates Need for Increased Dredging
June 3, 2011 Tornadoes Happen. Will the Government be There for Your Town?
April 21, 2011 Richmond Statement on $1 Billion Agreement on Early Gulf Coast Restoration Fund
March 21, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
Feb. 18, 2011 Letter to The Honorable W. Craig Fugate
Feb. 3, 2011 Congressman Richmond: "Dredging Equals Jobs"
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Investing in Our Waterways
Jan. 1, 2013 Issue Position: Pushing for Coastal Restoration
Issue Position: Energy Policy
Issue Position: Hurricane Recovery & Flood Protection
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