U.S. Representative Clay Higgins, in conjunction with One Acadiana, spoke to area business leaders on Tuesday, one of his first Acadiana public appearances since taking office. He addressed economic topics presented to him while giving an inside perspective on the bureaucracy in Washington, D.C.

Congressman Higgins answered questions on infrastructure investment and where the Louisiana delegation stands on the I-49 South project, how economic growth can be stimulated at a faster pace, on Obamacare and the tax codes.