or Login to see your representatives.

Access Candidates' and Representatives' Biographies, Voting Records, Interest Group Ratings, Issue Positions, Public Statements, and Campaign Finances

Simply enter your zip code above to get to all of your candidates and representatives, or enter a name. Then, just click on the person you are interested in, and you can navigate to the categories of information we track for them.

Public Statements

Cedric Richmond's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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
Issue Position: Hurricane Recovery & Flood Protection
July 22, 2014 Rep. Richmond Responds to House Passage of the Honor Flight Act
July 9, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Iran Nuclear Negotiations
May 28, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Profiling at Courthouses
May 6, 2014 May Update
March 31, 2014 Letter to Hal Rogers, Nita Lowey, Robert Aderholt and Sam Farr - Request for Disaster Relief Programs
March 21, 2014 Times Picayune - President Obama Signs Flood Insurance Bill into Law
March 20, 2014 Richmond, Landrieu Announce $3M in Homeland Security Grants for New Orleans
Jan. 13, 2014 Letter to House Homeland Security Chair Michael McCaul - Address Planned Abu Dhabi Preclearance Facilities
Oct. 29, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition of More Than 50 Introduces Legislation to Address Flood Insurance Rate Increases
Oct. 29, 2013 Garamendi Joins Coalition to Address Flood Insurance Rate Increases
Oct. 29, 2013 Richmond and House Members Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Address Spike in National Flood Insurance Costs
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Grant Personnel Essential in Wake of Storm
Sept. 9, 2013 Letter to Sen. Majority Leader Harry Reid, Sen. Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, Speaker of the House John Boehner, and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi - Include Flood Insurance Rate Delay in Bill to Fund Government
Aug. 29, 2013 Letter to Colonel Richard Hansen, Commander New Orleans District, Army Corps of Engineers - Preferred Plan for West Shore Lake Pontchartrain Levee
Aug. 29, 2013 Rep. Richmond Reflects on the Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Department of Homeland Security Secretary - Urban Area Security Initiative Funding
July 26, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Limitations of NSA
July 18, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Reform TSA's Acquisition Process
July 17, 2013 Hearing of the House Transportation Security Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee"Stakeholder Perspectives on TSA Acquisition Reform"
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
June 5, 2013 Rep. Richmond Supports Bipartisan Flood Insurance Amendment
June 4, 2013 Reps. Richmond and Murphy Announce Formation of Bipartisan Disaster Relief Caucus
May 23, 2013 Rep. Richmond and Louisiana Delegation Introduce Flood Insurance Legislation
May 5, 2013 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript - Immigration and the Boston Marathon Bombing
April 26, 2013 Rep. Richmond Introduces Flood Protection Legislation
March 27, 2013 Rep. Richmond Responds to TSA's Announcement on Expedited Screening for Wounded Warriors
March 21, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Repeal the Allowance of Knives on Airplanes
March 19, 2013 Rep. Richmond, Rep. Thompson Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Close Flight School Loophole
March 15, 2013 Rep. Thompson, Rep Richmond Introduce Bill to Keep TSA in Check
Jan. 15, 2013 Rep. Richmond Praises Passage of HR 152
Oct. 19, 2012 Sen. Landrieu, Rep. Richmond, Mayor Landrieu Announce $37M for Katrina Recovery
Sept. 21, 2012 Richmond Introduces FEMA Reform Bill
Sept. 20, 2012 Rep. Richmond Vows to Support Louisiana's River Parishes
Sept. 11, 2012 Richmond Remembers Eleventh Anniversary of 9/11 Terrorist Attacks
Aug. 2, 2012 Sen. Landrieu and Rep. Richmond Announce $4.7M for Hurricane Recovery
July 18, 2012 Sen. Landrieu, Mayor Landrieu and Rep. Richmond Announce $23.8M for Hurricane Recovery
July 2, 2012 Sen. Landrieu, Rep. Richmond Announce $4.7M for Hurricane Recovery
June 15, 2012 Scalise, Richmond Applaud TSA, USCG for Limited Relief of TWIC Burdens, More Work to be Done
May 2, 2012 Senator Landrieu, Repepresentative Richmond Announce $40.1M in Grants for Hurricane Recovery
March 21, 2012 Senator Landrieu and Representative Richmond Announce $63.5 Million in Grants for Hurricane Recovery
Feb. 3, 2012 Letter to Janet Napolitano, Secretary of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security - Urban Area Security Initiative Program Funding
Dec. 1, 2011 Hearing of the Healthcare and Technology Subcommittee of the House Small Business Committee - "Cyber Security: Protecting Your Small Business"
Oct. 13, 2011 Richmond Fghts for Disaster Victims Still Rebuilding Lives
Sept. 20, 2011 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Eric Cantor
Sept. 8, 2011 Richmond, Thompson Applaud Former GOP Homeland Security Secretary's Support of Disaster Relief Without Offsets
Aug. 29, 2011 Remembering Hurricane Katrina
Aug. 25, 2011 GOP Leadership Must Respond Quickly After Hurricane Irene
Aug. 22, 2011 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript
June 22, 2011 Richmond Introduces FEMA Recoupment Fairness Act
Back to top