Comite Diversion Canal Task Force Chairwoman

  • Worked extensively with Congressman Garret Graves and the Corps of Engineers as chairwoman since 2014 to get the CRDC back on track after it was abandoned. Project is set to be completed by 2025.
  • Passed legislation to allow cleaning and dredging of Amite and Comite Rivers to prevent flooding.
  • 2018 Revised statewide floodplain management plan.
  • Preliminary studies on reservoirs in Amite River Basin to prevent flooding.


Bill to Prohibiting China and foreign enemies purchasing critical infrastructure and land.


Pro-America, patriotic social studies education requirement.


Pro-Life Heartbeat Bill


Fighting illegal immigration with anti-sanctuary cities bill.


Protect Teachers Act from criminal and civil liability when intervening.


Fought Governor Edwards’ lockdowns and mask mandates from Day One!


Thank you and God Bless,
Valarie Hodges

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Committees, Caucuses, & Delegations



Appropriations, Interim Member

Civil Law and Procedure

Comite River Diversion Canal Task Force

House and Governmental Affairs

House Select Committee on Homeland Security




House Select Leadership Committee

Labor and Industrial Relations, Vice Chair

Capital Region Legislative Delegation

Louisiana Legislative Women’s Caucus

Louisiana Republican Legislative Delegation


Get In Touch

35055 La. Hwy 16
Suite 2A
Denham Springs, LA 70706

Phone: (225) 791-2199
Fax: (225) 791-9203

Legislative Aide: Tori Hymel

Representative Hodges works diligently to make the needs of the people of our area her highest priority.

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