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A Louisiana congressman is urging leaders at the Barksdale Air Force Base to reconsider a decision to hold the base's air show in alternating years, rather than annually.
U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham says the air show, held at the Bossier Parish base since 1932, has helped boost public support for aviation and the U.S. Air Force and its programs.
Louisiana Congressman Ralph Abraham wants Barksdale Air Foce Base to reconsider its plans to skip the air show in 2018.
In July it was announced that the air show will resume in 2019 and every odd year following.
Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, urged the Senate to pass Sen. Bill Cassidy's health care plan.
Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, announced that three airports across Louisiana's 5th Congressional District will receive about $19.8 million in grant funding awarded by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Riverland Medical Center has filed a pre-application with USDA for a loan to construct a new hospital in Concordia Parish.
"Everybody is getting more excited each day," said Riverland Medical Center administrator Billy Rucker. "But we know it's a long, tedious process."
Louisiana Congressman Mike Johnson and Senator Bill Cassidy met with Manuel Alfredo Espina Pinto, Ambassador of the Republic of Guatemala, to discuss the case of Zachary Wilson of Shreveport, La.
Wilson is currently being detained by Guatemalan authorities after he traveled to the country in March for a mission trip with the Word of God Church.
Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, announced Tuesday that three airports across Louisiana's 5th Congressional District will receive about $19.8 million in grant funding awarded by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Air Force One landed at Chennault International Airport in Southwest Louisiana Saturday afternoon, met on the air strip by politicians intent on showing the president their state needs his help.
Louisiana Congressman Ralph Abraham will spend Labor Day weekend flying Harvey missions for the U.S. Air Force.
Abraham, R-Alto, a major in the Air Force Auxiliary, began his mission Thursday afternoon over Louisiana and Texas.
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