For over 20 years, Congressman Bill Cassidy has served the uninsured in Louisiana’s public hospital system and taught medicine at LSU.  A practicing gastroenterologist, he still sees patients when the House isn’t in session.  In his first term in the House, Cassidy serves on Education & Labor, Natural Resources, and Agriculture Committees.  He is a member of the GOP Health Care Task Force, the Congressional Doctor Caucus, the Congressional Health Care Reform Caucus, the Republican Study Committee, and is an Assistant Whip for the Republican Conference.  He is a graduate of LSU and LSU Medical School.