Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy, M.D. released a statement on the announcement by House Majority Leader Eric Cantor that the House will consider legislation to provide relief from flood insurance rate hikes for Louisiana families. Dr. Cassidy made the following statement:
"I'm very optimistic that the House of Representatives will consider substantial legislation on flood insurance reform in the coming weeks. We need reform to provide Louisiana families relief from unjustified rate hikes and bring stability to the National Flood Insurance Program."
Additionally, House Majority Leader Eric Cantor made the following statement:
"Bill Cassidy has been a tireless advocate for flood insurance reform on behalf of his constituents. Bill's leadership on this issue has been critical to finding a solution and providing relief for the people of Louisiana."