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  • Fleming Supports Recovery Efforts in Louisiana
    Posted in Press Releases on August 23, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after the President visited affected areas of Louisiana. “Our hearts and our prayers go out to those who have been devastated by this storm. Louisiana has been hard hit yet again, and we must act quickly to get people back on their feet,” Fleming said. The President noted in his address that FEMA is not requesting additional federal funds at this time to respond to the recent flooding in Louisiana. Several publicat... Read more

  • Fleming: Resources Available for Louisiana Flood Victims
    Posted in Press Releases on August 18, 2016 | Preview rr

    Shreveport, LA. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following information for Louisiana flood victims following the devastating storm system that wreaked havoc across the southern part of the state Twenty Louisiana parishes are eligible for federal assistance including: Acadia, Ascension, Avoyelles, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Iberia, Iberville, Jefferson Davis, Lafayette, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Martin, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Vermilion... Read more

  • Fleming: St. Landry and Evangeline Parishes Eligible for Federal Help for Flood Damage
    Posted in Press Releases on August 16, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after a massive storm left eight people dead and 40,000 homes affected in Southern Louisiana. On August 14, 2016 the President issued a major disaster declaration for the State of Louisiana. The initial declaration has been amended to provide residents of several parishes, including St. Landry and Evangeline Parishes, with federal assistance to help with storm recovery. “My prayers are with all Louisianians affecte... Read more

  • Fleming: Untraceable Cash to Iranians Is More Dangerous Foolishness from Obama
    Posted in Press Releases on August 5, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: National Defense

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement seeking additional answers for the Obama Administration’s decision to transfer $400 million in hard currency to Iran. “The situation has been shrouded in mystery from the beginning. The White House has kept Congress in the dark about the January cash transfer to Iran, but one thing is certain: Obama gave Iran and its terrorist network a desperately needed, untraceable infusion of cash. Gaining access to hard curren... Read more

  • House Passes Fleming Pro-Life Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on July 13, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after the House passed the Conscience Protection Act, legislation he introduced and worked on since 2011. “Passage of the Conscience Protection Act, H.R. 4828 and S.304, was a victory for pro-life doctors and nurses, and affirms the decisions of hospitals, insurance providers and plans that decline to facilitate or participate in abortion. Even more than that, my bill today provides a strong protection for the medi... Read more

  • Fleming Introduces Resolution to Impeach IRS Commissioner
    Posted in Press Releases on July 13, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after introducing a resolution to impeach IRS Commissioner John Koskinen. “Americans are sick and tired of the lack of accountability after clear malfeasance by government officials. This is part of a string of cover-ups, including Secretary Clinton’s emails and Fast and Furious. In this case the IRS commissioner presided over the erasing of 24,000 of Lois Lerner's emails after they had been subpoenaed by Congress.... Read more

  • Fleming Responds to Dallas Police Tragedy
    Posted in Press Releases on July 8, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after five police officers were killed in a protest in Dallas last night and seven others injured. “The ambush of police officers in Dallas should direct our attention to what the Dallas Police Chief David Brown said this morning, ‘We don’t feel much support most days. Let’s not make today most days.’ “Too many of our elected officials have had a hand in fostering this sentiment and allowing undercurrents to exist.... Read more

  • Obama Admin Pursues Social Engineering Over Readiness
    Posted in Press Releases on July 1, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after Department of Defense Secretary Ashton Carter announced sweeping changes to military policy, including the payment for gender transition surgery. “The Pentagon is continuing its radical experimentation with our men and women in uniform, pushing forward a social engineering venture without thought to the real world impact this policy change will have on military readiness. Instead of focusing on strengthening ... Read more

  • Bipartisan Resolution Affirms Congressional Support for Israel
    Posted in Press Releases on June 28, 2016 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after introducing a bipartisan resolution, H. Res. 798, affirming the United States' vote against a World Health Assembly measure that singled out the State of Israel, ignoring both the mission of the World Health Assembly and dire health needs in the region. “The World Health Assembly measure – advanced by the Arab Group and the Palestinian delegation – is a direct hit on the Jewish State and fails miserably at it... Read more

  • Fleming: SCOTUS Decision ‘Indefensible’
    Posted in Press Releases on June 27, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Family Values

    WASHINGTON, D.C. –Congressman John Fleming, M.D. released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court struck down Texas state statutes designed to protect women by requiring that abortion facilities meet certain health and safety standards. “Once again this court has re-written a law to its own liking, creating one of most absurd conclusions ever ruled. In dissent, Justice Alito pointed out that in striking down the whole law to save the left’s abortion agenda, he points out basic commo... Read more

 
 
 
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