Bill Cassidy (born September 28, 1957) is an American politician. On January 3, 2015, he became the junior U.S. Senator from Louisiana. He was in the United States House of Representatives from 2009 to 2015. He was in the Louisiana Senate from 2006 to 2009.
|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2015
Serving with John Neely Kennedy
|Preceded by||Mary Landrieu|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Louisiana's 15th district
January 3, 2009 – January 3, 2015
|Preceded by||Don Cazayoux|
|Succeeded by||Garret Graves|
|Member of the Louisiana Senate |
from the 16th district
December 20, 2006 – January 3, 2009
|Preceded by||Jay Dardenne|
|Succeeded by||Dan Claitor|
|Born||September 28, 1957|
Highland Park, Illinois
|Alma mater||Louisiana State University and A&M College|
On February 13, 2021 Cassidy voted that Republican President Donald Trump was guilty of starting the 2021 storming of the United States Capitol. He and six other Republican senators also voted that Trump was guilty. This was after the House of Representatives Second impeachment of Donald Trump.
- "Cassidy, Bill". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 1, 2015.
- "7 Republicans found Trump 'guilty' of inciting Capitol riot. They explain their vote". Retrieved 14 February 2021.
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