Louisiana bases could benefit from President Trump's military plans
President Trump plans to buff up the United States military at home and abroad. To do that, he’s asking Congress to increase defense and security spending by $54 billion.
“America has always been the country that boldly leads the world into the future and my budget will ensure that we continue to do exactly that,” President Trump said to a crowd of Navy sailors in Newport News. .
Ralph Abraham, a representative from Monroe who sits on the Armed Services Committee, believes Louisiana would be among the states to benefit from increased military spending.
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