|"I am a fierce ally of farmers and ranchers across Louisiana. I will continue to support policies that provide assistance to our agriculture community during difficult times, expand market access for Louisiana products, and bring stability to our rural communities."||
AgricultureInstrumental member of the House Agriculture Committee that passed the 2008 Farm Bill.
Hosts the Annual Farm Day in South Louisiana since 2007.
Key advocate of liberal trade policies with respect to rice and sugar products.