Congressman Bill Cassidy

Representing the 6th District of LOUISIANA

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Aug 22, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy joined Senator David Vitter and Congressman Charles Boustany at a Senate Environmental and Public Works (EPW) committee field briefing in Lake Charles.
Aug 22, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Bill Cassidy sent a letter urging the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairwoman Mary Jo White to appeal the decision made by the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals that victims of the Stanford Ponzi Scheme are ineligible for compensation from the Securities Investor Protection Corporation. 

Aug 19, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy hosted a veterans’ roundtable in Thibodaux with representatives of service organizations and other veterans who reside in the Bayou Region.
Aug 19, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) sent a letter to U.S. Army Secretary John McHugh urging him to avoid making further cuts to Fort Polk in the Department of the Army’s Supplemental Programmatic Environmental Assessment (SPEA) for Army 2020 Force Structure Realignment. Dr.

Aug 15, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy joined Senator David Vitter in an Environmental and Public Works (EPW) committee field briefing in New Orleans. The hearing focused on the potential impacts of the EPA’s proposed “Waters of the United States Rule” and how it could harm Louisiana families, farmers and infrastructure projects.
Aug 15, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) announced that Louisiana will begin to receive funding for environmental restoration and economic development projects.
Aug 8, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) led the Louisiana House Republican delegation to urge Senator Harry Reid to call the Senate back in session to address the immigration crisis.
Aug 5, 2014 Press Release
Recently, Drs. Sally and Bennett Shaywitz, the directors of the Yale Center for Dyslexia and Creativity, reviewed House Resolution 456, which was recently introduced by Congressman and Dyslexia Caucus Co-Chair Bill Cassidy.
Aug 1, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA) took steps to secure our borders and stop the increasing number of illegal immigrants, specifically unaccompanied alien children (UAC), from illegally entering the United States.
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Aug 1, 2014 Press Release
Today, Congressman Bill Cassidy (R-LA), along with more than 160 Members of Congress, sent a letter to Interior Secretary Sally Jewell urging the Obama Administration to advance a new Five Year Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) Oil and Gas Leasing Plan for 2017-2022 that encourages opening the new OCS for increased energy development and competitive lease sales.