U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy discusses SCOTUS, Comite River Diversion Canal
BATON ROUGE - U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy was live with WBRZ Monday morning. The senator spoke about the four Supreme Court nominees and the Comite River Diversion Canal.
President Donald Trump is expected to announce his pick to replace retiring Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy Monday night during prime time. Cassidy said he will be in D.C. for the announcement.
As for the Comite Diversion Canal, last week it was announced that the state would be getting $1.4 billion in federal funding for priority flood and hurricane protection projects in south Louisiana, including the Comite River Diversion Canal.
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