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Congressman Ralph Abraham

Representing the 5th District of Louisiana

Press Releases

March 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., is condemning a lawsuit filed by the American Medical Association and Planned Parenthood against President Trump’s proposed Title X rule change that prohibits funding to clinics that make abortion referrals.
 

March 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –U.S. Sen. John Kennedy (R-La.) and U.S. Rep. Ralph Abraham have introduced the Income Verification Act to reduce fraud in taxpayer-funded government assistance programs by requiring states to use federal tax information to verify income eligibility for these programs.

March 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, today announced $22,000 in federal funds for the City of Tallulah’s water system.

February 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., voted against a bill introduced by House Democrats to block President Trump's declaration of a national emergency to solve the crisis on the southern border. The bill ultimately passed. Abraham issued the following statement:

February 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., reintroduced legislation to help soybean farmers better access a program designed to offset losses caused by Chinese tariffs.

Issues:
February 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., voted against the government spending bill that passed the U.S. House of Representatives tonight. He supports President Trump's intent to declare a national emergency to help build a border wall.

On the spending bill vote:

February 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON -Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, is pledging support for an effort to bypass House Democrat leadership to force a floor vote on the Born Alive Survivor Protection Act.

February 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, issued the following statement on President Trump's State of the Union address:

February 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTONCongressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, today announced that two health centers in Louisiana’s 5th Congressional District will receive more than $7 million in combined grant funding.

February 4, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTONCongressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., has reintroduced bipartisan legislation aimed at combating the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) within the deer population.

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