Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-Louisiana) biography

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Rep. Cedric Richmond (D-LA 2nd District)

5th term Democrat from Louisiana 2nd District.


Residence: New Orleans

Marital Status: Married (Raquel Greenup)

Prev. Occupation: Attorney

Prev. Political Exp.: LA House, 2000-11

Education: BA Morehouse College, 1995; JD Tulane University, 1998

Birthdate: 09/13/1973

Birthplace: New Orleans, LA

Religion: Baptist

Percentage in Last Election: 70%

Major Opponent: Melvin Holden


Current Elected Office Contact Information

Contact Rep. Cedric Richmond.


Washington, D.C. Office:

506 Cannon House Office Building,
District of Columbia 20515-1802
Phone: (202) 225-6636
Fax: (202) 225-1988

New Orleans Office: (more district offices)

2021 Lakeshore Drive, Suite 309
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
Phone: (504) 288-3777
Fax: (504) 288-4090


Current Elected Office Committees:


Current Elected Office Staff Members:

  • Chief of Staff: Kwabena Nsiah
  • Scheduler: Scheduler
  • Legis. Dir.: Peter Hunter
  • Comm. Dir.: Jalina Porter
  • Education LA: Peter Hunter
  • Telecomm LA: Peter Hunter
  • Child/Family Issues LA: Chyna Melton
  • Trade LA: Peter Hunter
  • Commerce LA: Joseph Lustig
  • Labor LA: Christopher Etienne
  • Budget LA: Peter Hunter
  • Government Affairs LA: Joseph Lustig
  • Space - NASA LA: Peter Hunter
  • Animal Welfare LA: Chyna Melton


Current Elected Office Bills:

Here is Rep. Cedric Richmond's cosponsorship status on our key legislation. Send Rep. Cedric Richmond a message by clicking in the "Send Message" column.

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Bill Name Cosponsor? Send Message
H.R.3043 - Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and... No Send Message to Rep. Cedric Richmond
H.R.609 - 'To amend and extend the Higher Education Act of 1965. No Send Message to Rep. Cedric Richmond
H.R.27 - 'To enhance the workforce investment system of the Nation by strengthening one-stop career center... No Send Message to Rep. Cedric Richmond
H.R.366 - 'To amend the Carl D. Perkins Vocational and Technical Education Act of 1998 to strengthen and im... No Send Message to Rep. Cedric Richmond
H.R.250 - 'To establish an interagency committee to coordinate Federal manufacturing research and developme... No Send Message to Rep. Cedric Richmond


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