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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: Potential, Democratic for U.S. House - District 2
General Dec. 6, 2014
Primary Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 09/13/1973
Birth Place: New Orleans, LA
Home City: Baton Rouge, LA
Religion: Christian - Baptist
David Brooks
(Running)
No Party Affiliation
Samuel Davenport
(Running)
Libertarian
Gary Landrieu
(Potential)
Democratic
Gary Landrieu
(Potential)
Democratic
Date Title
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 Rep. Richmond Reflects on the Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
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. 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
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Ranking Member Collin Peterson, House Committee on Agriculture - Reject Rep. King's Provision on Farm Bill
Aug. 2, 2013 Letter to Speaker John Boehner, House of Representatives - Immigration Reform
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 21, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript: Trayvon Martin Verdict
July 18, 2013 Bipartisan Legislation Introduced to Reform TSA's Acquisition Process
July 18, 2013 Newsletter: Congressman Richmond Honors Mandela on His Birthday
July 17, 2013 Hearing of the House Transportation Security Subcommittee of the Homeland Security Committee"Stakeholder Perspectives on TSA Acquisition Reform"
July 15, 2013 Landrieu and Richmond: FEMA Must Fully Vet LAMP Before Implementing New Flood Maps
July 12, 2013 Letter to Assistant Attorney General Thomas E. Perez - Louisiana Prison Conditions
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
July 9, 2013 Letter to Mitch McConnell, Minority Leader of the U.S. Senate - National Labor Relations Board Nominees
June 28, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Nancy Pelosi, Democratic Leader of the House - Tax Exempt Municipal Bonds
June 26, 2013 Rep. Richmond Announces Funding to Move West Shore Levee Forward
June 26, 2013 Rep. Richmond Responds to Supreme Court Ruling on Shelby County v. Holder
June 20, 2013 Rep. Richmond Introduces Bill to Support Small Business Owners
June 18, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - India Intellectual Property
June 13, 2013 Rep. Richmond Responds to Geismar Explosion
June 5, 2013 Rep. Richmond Supports Bipartisan Flood Insurance Amendment
June 5, 2013 Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2014
June 4, 2013 Murphy Announces Formation of Bipartisan Disaster Relief Caucus
June 4, 2013 Reps. Richmond and Murphy Announce Formation of Bipartisan Disaster Relief Caucus
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
May 23, 2013 Rep. Richmond and Louisiana Delegation Introduce Flood Insurance Legislation
May 20, 2013 Letter to Sylvia Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget - Harbor Maintenance Trust Fund
May 16, 2013 Sen. Landrieu and Rep. Richmond Announce $210M in Tax Credit Awards for Community Development in La.
May 5, 2013 CNN "CNN Newsroom" - Transcript - Immigration and the Boston Marathon Bombing
April 26, 2013 Rep. Richmond Introduces Flood Protection Legislation
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
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston, Ranking Member DeLauro, Chairman Latham, Ranking Member Pastor - Programs that Aim to Eliminate Poverty Funding
April 19, 2013 Letter to Chairman Kingston and Ranking Member DeLauro - Job Corps Program Funding
April 15, 2013 Rep. Richmond Introduces Legislation to Combat Tax Preparer Fraud
April 10, 2013 Rep. Richmond Responds to the Release of White House Budget Proposal
April 9, 2013 Newsletter - Equal Pay Day
April 9, 2013 Letter to Transportation Security Administration Administrator John Pistole - Knives on Airplanes
April 5, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Cummings, Bipartisan House Members Urge President Obama to Continue Food For Peace Program
March 27, 2013 Rep. Richmond Responds to TSA's Announcement on Expedited Screening for Wounded Warriors
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