WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, voted against HR 5, known as the Equality Act. His statement is below:
WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, announced that Allison Litwin of West Monroe has won the 2019 Congressional High School Art Competition for Louisiana’s 5th District.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., released the following statement in response to a letter that Gov. John Bel Edwards sent to members of the Louisiana Congressional delegation today that criticized President Trump's tax cut reforms.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., released the following statement upon learning that Gov. Blanco has entered hospice care:
"Gov. Blanco dedicated her life to public service and is a pioneer for Louisiana women. She exemplifies the charm of our great state, and Dianne and I are praying for her and her family," Abraham said.
This column was originally published in the April 2019 version of Louisiana Farm and Ranch magazine.
I believe in the future of agriculture.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Reps. Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., and Mike Johnson, R-La., joined U.S. Rep. Brian Babin, R-Texas, in reintroducing legislation to create Interstate 14 through Central Louisiana.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., was awarded the Family Research Council (FRC) Action’s “True Blue” award for displaying unwavering commitment and support of faith, family, and freedom during the second session of 115th Congress.
WASHINGTON – Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, announced today that the Tensas Community Health Center in St. Joseph will receive about $1.2 million from the Department of Health and Human Services.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., today voted to support President Trump's national emergency declaration.
Abraham has been a steadfast supporter of building the border wall. He previously voted against the resolution to overturn President Trump's emergency declaration.
WASHINGTON - Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-La., issued the following statement in support of Israel following suspected Hamas-led rocket attacks fired from the Gaza Strip.
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A congressman whose district includes a region that is at the center of a controversial plan to drastically reduce the deer population in the fight over chronic wasting disease is joining in support of a bill that asks federal agencies to study the growing disease.
Even as the legislatures in New York and Virginia announced bills to legalize the killing of babies up to the moment of birth and even those who had survived abortion, Louisianans gathered on multiple weekends around the Pelican state to declare that the lives of the unborn and the just born matter here.
Bipartisan federal bill targets CWD
Bipartisan legislation has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives to help combat the spread of chronic wasting disease among deer, elk, and moose populations across the United States.
Congress floats CWD legislation
New bipartisan legislation in Congress would enable a national study of chronic wasting disease, a fatal neurologic illness that has been detected in deer, elk and moose in 26 states.
Senators John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Doug Jones (D-Ala.) introduced the Senate bill (S. 382) on Thursday.
Chronic wasting disease (CWD) continues to be a growing concern as the disease spreads across the nation.
A holdup on release of $230 million in relief funds for victims of the 2016 floods could lead to a lawsuit against federal agencies, Congressman Garret Graves said Friday.
U.S. Sens. Michael Bennet, D-Colo., John Barrasso, R-Wyo., and Doug Jones, D-Ala., today reintroduced bipartisan legislation to increase wildlife managers' ability to keep wildlife healthy.
New bipartisan legislation would require the study of chronic wasting disease — a debilitating illness that afflicts and can kill deer, elk and moose — and its transmission. Sens. John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Doug Jones (D-Ala.) introduced the Senate bill (S. 382) today; U.S. Reps.
President Trump laid out his proposals and promises for the country in Tuesday night's State of the Union Address.
In his speech, he urged Republicans and Democrats to come together.
"Victory is not winning for our party. Victory is winning for our country," he stated.
President Trump's state of the union speech played predictably well in Louisiana, even with its Democratic governor, which is no surprise considering the state remains a Trump strong-hold.
Following is some reaction from Gov. John Bel Edwards, congressmen and Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry.
This week I spoke on the House floor in support of the Pro-Life movement to end abortions in America.
Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D., R-Alto, spoke on the floor of the House on Friday to honor the memory of West Feliciana firefighter Russell Achord, who died this week in the line of duty.