Landry, Richmond Have Committee Assignments
Louisiana's freshmen congressmen have their House committee assignments.

Rep. Cedric Richmond of New Orleans is now a member of the Homeland Security and Small Business committees in the House. Richmond's office says in a news release he will also serve as ranking Democratic member of the Small Business panel's Healthcare and Technology subcommittee.

Jeff Landry, a Republican from New Iberia, also is on the Small Business Committee, as well as the Natural Resources Committee and the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, according to his website.