Congressman Bill Cassidy

Representing the 6th District of LOUISIANA

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Dec 8, 2014 Press Release
Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) and Congressman Steven Palazzo (R-MS) sent a letter to the House Appropriations Committee requesting to withhold funding in the upcoming appropriations bill that would be used to issue a new Flood Risk Management Standard (FFRMS), or Presidential Executive Order to change the standard.
Dec 4, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) voted to keep President Obama from overstepping his constitutional boundaries to grant executive amnesty.
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Nov 26, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) denounced the Obama Administration for issuing new EPA regulations that would lower the National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for ground-level ozone in the U.S. from 75 parts per billion to 65 to 70 parts per billion (ppb). 

Nov 20, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) released the following statement ahead of President Obama’s expected announcement that he will be issuing executive amnesty for up to 5 million illegal immigrants.
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Nov 20, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) urged President Obama to not implement an executive order to change the Federal Flood Risk Management Standard (FFRMS).
Nov 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) expressed extreme disappointment that the Senate failed to approve legislation to authorize building the Keystone XL pipeline.  

Nov 14, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) applauded the House of Representatives for passing the Cassidy bill, H.R. 5682, to build the Keystone XL pipeline. The House approved the bill by a vote of 252 to 161. A vote on the legislation is expected in the Senate next week.

Dr. Cassidy released the following statement:

Nov 13, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) responded to a letter sent by Senators Landrieu, Donnelly, Manchin and Heitkamp regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) National Ambient Air Quality Standards (NAAQS) for ozone.
Nov 13, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) denounced multiple reports that President Obama is set to issue an executive amnesty plan next week, suspending deportations for millions of illegal immigrants.

Dr. Cassidy offered the following statement:

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Nov 12, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that he introduced a bill in the House of Representatives to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.