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WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Sens. John Kennedy (R-La.), a member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and Bill Cassidy, M.D. (R-La.) applauded the U.S. Senate’s confirmation of Barry Ashe for U.S. District Judge for the Eastern District of Louisiana.  

“Barry is well-qualified to serve as a U.S. District Judge in Louisiana, and I know he’s ready to get to work,” said Sen. Kennedy. “I congratulate Barry on his confirmation.  He brings an impressive amount of legal experience to the bench.  I know he will serve well.”

“Mr. Ashe’s qualifications and professionalism made him an obvious choice for this position,” said Dr. Cassidy. “I want to congratulate Barry and his family, and I’m certain he will do well in his new role.”