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  • Fleming Calls for National Day of Prayer to End Violence
    Posted in Articles on September 1, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Values

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after sending a letter to President Obama today requesting a National Day of Prayer to end targeted violence against law enforcement officers, and schedule appropriate public events in support of such a day: “All lives have dignity and worth, and the President’s leadership on this issue would go a long way to ensure respect for those who sacrifice their safety and comfort to protect and serve us all. While we conde... Read more

  • Fleming: We Must Stop Taxpayer Funded Abortions
    Posted in Articles on July 14, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Values

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after watching undercover footage that showed the Planned Parenthood Federation of America’s (PPFA) senior director of Medical Services discussing the harvesting and selling of baby body parts: “Today’s revelation that PPFA is complicit in harvesting human body parts—the trafficking of unborn children—shows a deliberate conspiracy involving money for baby parts. This adds to the list of Planned Parenthood’s unfatho... Read more

  • Fort Polk Update
    Posted in Articles on December 5, 2014 | Preview rr

    Fort Polk not in danger of closing, but base could face cutbacks By Jeff Matthews Stakeholders already are battling to spare Fort Polk from a personnel reduction that would hurt the economy. Now,at least they know they won’t have to deal with a base realignment and closure process in the near future, as well. The latest National Defense Authorization Act legislation rejects a BRAC round in 2017, something the administration and the Defense Department has been pushing for. The bill dropped a prov... Read more

  • EPA Finalizes Agreement for Cleanup at Camp Minden
    Posted in Articles on October 29, 2014 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Defense, Energy & Environment

    Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized an agreement with the Louisiana Department of Environmental (LDEQ), Louisiana Military Department (LMD), and the U.S. Army (Army) to dispose of 15 million pounds of abandoned explosives at Camp Minden, La. Under the final agreement, the Louisiana Military Department will control burn more than 15 million pounds of smokeless propellants in specifically designed burn trays with funding provided by the United States liability fund, on b... Read more

  • Hold line on preserving our freedoms.
    Posted in Articles on July 2, 2014 | Preview rr

    Today, we celebrate independence. Today, we revel in our freedom. Today, we give thanks that the United States of America is a nation founded on liberty. Our country was established on the unalterable belief that “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty, and the pursuit of Happiness.” And on this, the 238th celebration of the birth of our nation, we pause to reflect on the greatness of our liberty. But,... Read more

  • FLEMING: A Negative Review For Obama’s ‘Gun Show’
    Posted in Articles on January 18, 2013 | Preview rr
    Tags: Second Amendment

    The Obama campaign is back in action (did it ever end?). And just like his presidential campaign, the President is playing fast and loose with misinformation that would make the Enquirer blush as he pushes for sweeping new restrictions on our Second Amendment rights. In his remarks on Wednesday the president paused to let the crowd cheer his call for universal background checks. He then claimed that background checks, over the last 14 years, have “kept 1.5 million of the wrong people from gettin... Read more

  • Louisiana School for Math, Science and Arts Wins Louisiana High School Science Bowl and Spot in National Finals
    Posted in Articles on March 5, 2012 | Preview rr

    Building on President Obama’s efforts to help more students excel in math and science and his call in the State of the Union address for investments in a skilled American workforce, U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu and Louisiana Congressman John Fleming announced today that the Louisiana School for Math, Science and Arts from Natchitoches, LA, won the Louisiana High School Science Bowl on Saturday. The Louisiana School for Math, Science and Arts competed against 25 other teams from across the st... Read more

    Posted in Articles on February 15, 2012 | Preview rr

    Congressman John Fleming, M.D., (LA-4) will visit the Soul Soup Community Kitchen in DeRidder and will hold a town hall in Leesville on Thursday, February 23, 2012. At the town hall, Rep. Fleming will discuss issues of concern to area residents, including the potential impact of the president’s proposed cuts in defense spending on the mission at Fort Polk. Thursday, February 23, 2012 EVENT: Visit to Soul Soup Community Kitchen This event is open to the press. WHEN: 11:00 am CST WHERE: Soul Soup ... Read more

    Posted in Articles on February 14, 2012 | Preview rr

    Congressman John Fleming, M.D., (LA-4) will take part in a community covenant signing in support of troops based at Ft. Polk and their families. The event will takeplace in Leesville on Wednesday, February 22, 2012. Wednesday, February 22, 2012 EVENT: Community Covenant Signing This event is open to the press. WHEN: 11:30 am CST WHERE: The Landmark Hotel 3080 Colony Boulevard Leesville, LA 71446 Dr. John Fleming is Chairman of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and... Read more

  • The National Defense Authorization Act and Military Detention of U.S. Citizens
    Posted in Articles on February 10, 2012 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Defense

    This is a WebMemo from the Heritage Foundation Read more

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