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RICHMOND, Cedric, a Representative from Louisiana; born in New Orleans, Orleans
Parish, La., September 13, 1973; graduated from Benjamin Franklin High School,
New Orleans, La.; B.A., Morehouse College, Atlanta, Ga., 1995; J.D., Tulane
University, New Orleans, La., 1998; member of the Louisiana state house of
representatives, 1999-2008; unsuccessful candidate for nomination to the One
Hundred Tenth Congress in 2008; elected as a Democrat to the One Hundred
Twelfth and to the succeeding Congress (January 3, 2011-present).