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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
March 13, 2014 Rep. Richmond Responds to Senate Passage of Flood Insurance Fix
March 4, 2014 Richmond Responds to House Passage of Flood Insurance Fix
March 4, 2014 Rep. Richmond Responds to the President's Fiscal Year 2015 Budget
March 4, 2014 Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014
March 4, 2014 Richmond, Waters Endorse Bipartisan Flood Insurance Legislation
Feb. 20, 2014 Rep. Richmond Comments on Latest Voting Rights Act Proposal
Feb. 18, 2014 Letter to Eric Shinseki, Secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs - Delayed VA Clinics
Feb. 11, 2014 Letter to John Pistole, Administrator, Transportaiton Security Administraiton - Abu Dhabi Preclearance Security Concerns
Feb. 11, 2014 Richmond Announces Majority Supports Flood Insurance Fix
Feb. 4, 2014 Sportsmen's Heritage and Recreational Enhancement Act of 2013
Feb. 4, 2014 Effort Underway By the Standards Review Committee of the American Bar Association May Restrict Access to Legal Education for Students of Color
Jan. 30, 2014 Richmond on Senate Passage of Flood Insurance Bill
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 13, 2014 Letter to House Homeland Security Chair Michael McCaul - Address Planned Abu Dhabi Preclearance Facilities
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Samantha Power, Ambassador to the United Nations - Address Haiti Cholera Epidemic
Jan. 8, 2014 Rep. Richmond Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the War on Poverty
Jan. 8, 2014 Richmond Applauds Obama Administration Action on School Discipline
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 5, 2013 Letter to Director Sylvia Burwell, Office of Management and Budget - Stop Innovation Tax
Dec. 3, 2013 Aviation Security Stakeholder Participation Act of 2013
Dec. 3, 2013 Transportation Security Acquisition Reform Act
Dec. 3, 2013 TSA Loose Change Act
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Richmond Votes in Favor of the Innovation Act
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 Bipartisan Coalition of More Than 50 Introduces Legislation to Address Flood Insurance Rate Increases
Oct. 29, 2013 Menendez, Isakson Lead Bipartisan Coalition to Protect Homeowners From Flood Insurance Rate Spike
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. 23, 2013 Richmond Flood Protection Amendment Passes in the House
Oct. 23, 2013 Water Resources Reform and Development Act of 2013
Oct. 16, 2013 Rep. Richmond Statement on Ending of Government Shutdown and Avoidance of Financial Crisis
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 3, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Grant Personnel Essential in Wake of Storm
Oct. 1, 2013 Rep. Richmond Statement on Status of Continuing Resolution
Sept. 30, 2013 Rep. Richmond Statement on Continuing Resolution
Sept. 27, 2013 Rep. Richmond Lauds Avondale Union Agreement
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Clean Increase in Debt Ceiling
Sept. 24, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Holder - Unethical Practices in Eastern District U.S. Attorney's Office
Sept. 19, 2013 Rep. Richmond Introduces Legislation to Derail Youth Incarceration
Sept. 12, 2013 Rep. Richmond Lauds Senate Judiciary Committee Approval of Kenneth Polite Jr. as U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana
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
Sept. 9, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript: Syria
Sept. 4, 2013 Rep. Cedric Richmond Responds to FEMA Flood Rate Announcement
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. 28, 2013 The Times-Picayune - La. Congressional Members Ask President Obama to Consult Congress Before Attack on Syria
Aug. 28, 2013 Rep. Richmond Commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder, Department of Justice - Prison Sentencing Reform
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