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Rep. Cedric L. Richmond, D-La.

Member of the House (4th term)

Democrat



Biography

District: Louisiana - 2nd District
Political Highlights: La. House, 2000-2011; sought Democratic nomination for U.S. House, 2008
Born: September 13, 1973; New Orleans, La.
Residence: New Orleans
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Raquel Greenup; one child
Education: Morehouse College, B.A. 1995; Tulane U., J.D. 1998
Elected: 2010
Committee Assignments: Homeland Security (Border & Maritime Security; Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Protection - Ranking Member); Judiciary (Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet; Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Democrat
House Seniority: 125th ranked House Democrat
Twitter: 19,242 followers
State Clout: Louisiana is 4th on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


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