Bill Cassidy

February 09, 2018 - 2:51 pm
(WWL.com) - Congress approved a spending bill that reopened the federal government after a brief shutdown over the night. Louisiana's delegation voted three to five against accepting the budget deal. Senator John Kennedy voted against the bill, saying the spending increases are not paid for. “It’s...
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January 31, 2018 - 10:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Republican lawmakers and aides say a train carrying them to a policy retreat in West Virginia has struck a truck. Sen. Bill Cassidy and his wife were on board. A scary moment. Laura and I are ok. — Bill Cassidy (@BillCassidy) January 31, 2018 "There was a garbage truck straddling...
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December 21, 2017 - 5:38 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The tax bill that won passage this week in Congress has provisions that members of Louisiana's congressional delegation say specifically benefit Louisiana. "Disaster tax relief is huge," Sen. Bill Cassidy said Thursday in an interview. That relief includes a provision allowing...
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November 13, 2017 - 8:44 pm
(AP) -- U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy of Louisiana has joined the growing list of Senate Republicans withdrawing endorsements of Alabama GOP Senate nominee Roy Moore, who has been accused of sexual misconduct with minors. Cassidy posted his decision on Twitter, saying: "Based on the allegations against...
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