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Cassidy tours mental health facility in Baton Rouge

US Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-LA (Source: James deGraauw/WAFB) US Sen. Bill Cassidy, R-LA (Source: James deGraauw/WAFB)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

US Sen. Bill Cassidy is pushing for mental healthcare reforms.

He is reportedly expected to tour the Maison Des Ami mental health facility on Convention Street in downtown Baton Rouge on Monday.

The building provides transitional housing for the mentally ill.

Cassidy says mental health needs to be a top priority in Louisiana.

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