Rep. Cedric Richmond

Representative from Louisiana’s 2nd District


Elected Positions

Dates Title State / District
2011-2016 Representative Louisiana's 2nd District

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2014 Report Card

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Sponsorship Analysis

Our unique analysis of the bills Richmond has sponsored and cosponsored provides insight into his position in the House of Representatives.

Each dot in the chart below is a member of the House of Representatives. The dots are positioned horizontally according to our progressive—conservative ideology score and vertically according to our leadership score (leaders toward the top). Richmond is shown as a purple triangle. (analysis methodology)

Committee Membership

Cedric Richmond sits on the following committees:

Bills Sponsored

Some of Richmond’s most recently sponsored bills include...

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Voting Record

From Jan 2011 to Mar 2015, Richmond missed 244 of 2,954 roll call votes, which is 8.3%. This is worse than the median of 2.2% among the lifetime records of representatives currently serving. The chart below reports missed votes over time.

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Primary Sources

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