Congressman Bill Cassidy

Representing the 6th District of LOUISIANA

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Jul 29, 2014 Press Release
Today, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health held a hearing on bills introduced by Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA). The Employee Health Care Protection Act, H.R. 3522, would allow health insurance plans currently available in the group market to continue to be offered, allowing Americans to keep the plans they currently have and like.
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Jul 28, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the current pilot program designed for veterans suffering from traumatic brain injury (TBI) is expected to be extended through March, 2015.
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Jul 23, 2014 Press Release
Today, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) introduced a bill that would allow part-time and full-time individuals to receive paid medical leave in order to care for a new child, an ill family member, an injured service member, or to address issues due to a family member’s deployment.
Jul 22, 2014 Press Release
Today, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) introduced a bill to stop the increasing number of unaccompanied alien children (UAC) from illegally entering the United States.
Jul 21, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy hosted a veterans’ roundtable with representatives of service organizations and other veterans throughout the Sixth District of Louisiana.
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Jul 18, 2014 Press Release
Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) is continuing to implement the Grimm-Cassidy Substitute Amendment to the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014.
Jul 16, 2014 Press Release
Today, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) applauded the House of Representatives for passing the EGO Act as part of the Financial Services Appropriations.
Jul 15, 2014 Press Release
Ahead of the Senate’s vote today on the confirmation of Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) commissioners, Rep. Bill Cassidy (R-LA) urged Senator Mary Landrieu to reject the nomination of Norman Bay. As chair of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee, Senator Landrieu previously oversaw and approved Bay’s nomination in her committee.
Jul 11, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) led a bipartisan letter with Representatives Ted Deutch (D-FL), Allyson Schwartz (D-PA), Charles Boustany (R-LA), Matt Cartwright (D-PA), Lois Frankel (D-FL), Patrick Murphy (D-FL), John Duncan (R-TN), Dennis Ross (R-FL) and Tim Griffin (R-AR) to President Obama urging him to protect investors, specifically Stanford Ponzi Scheme victims.
Jul 11, 2014 Press Release
Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) commented on President Obama’s request to Congress for $3.7 billion in emergency funding for the border crisis.