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  1. FDA taking on unapproved ear infection meds and Senate bill gives...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Rep. Garret Graves, R-Baton Rouge, says Export-Import Bank has been important to Louisiana's export-driven economy. who receive dialysis in advance of natural disasters, such as hurricanes, are significantly less likely to need an emergency department or hospitalization visit in the week following the disaster and less likely to die within 30 days of the disaster.


  2. Brothers honored for military service ahead of Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    Clifford and Ernest Bradley received a surprise visit from Representative John Fleming who presented them with a special gift. Clifford Bradley said he was pretty surprised.


  3. House conservatives emboldenedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Hill

    A critical bloc of House conservatives has been invigorated by its victory over GOP leaders, who caved in a high-profile fight over a punished subcommittee chairman. The reinstatement of Rep. Mark Meadows is a small win for the months-old Freedom Caucus.


  4. Lawmakers bash court decision on gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Daily World

    Lawmakers bash court decision on gay marriage Louisiana'delegation said they support defining marriage as a union between a man and a woman. Check out this story on The U.S. Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples have the right to marry nationwide.


  5. Louisiana Republicans: Court wrong to redefine marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 |

    Louisiana Republicans accused the Supreme Court's majority Friday of overreaching their judicial authority in declaring a constitutional right for gay couples to marry. Their views contrasted to the views of many Democrats who declared it consistent with America's tradition of freedom and respecting differences in a diverse nation.


  6. GOP digs in heels following Obamacare rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Christian Science Monitor

    Republican leaders vowed not to let Thursday's Supreme Court ruling on health insurance subsidies be the last word on the Affordable Care Act. Students cheer as they hold up signs stating that numbers of people in different states who would lose healthcare coverage, with the words 'lose healthcare' now over written with 'still covered' stickers, after the Supreme Court decided that the without the Affordable Care Act may provide nationwide tax subsidies, Thursday, outside of the Supreme Court in Washington.


  7. Republicans plot strategy to repeal ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Hill

    Republicans in Congress are moving toward a plan to use a special budgetary process to repeal ObamaCare, after the Supreme Court ruled for a second time to uphold the controversial law. Since last year's elections, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell has proposed using budget reconciliation to repeal large chunks of the law.


  8. Post-King, GOP debates fast-track Obamacare repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Politico

    Republicans stuck by their anti-Obamacare rhetoric Thursday after the Supreme Court upheld Obamacare subsidies - but the party was divided on whether to use a fast-track budget procedure to kill the law they love to hate. Shortly after the court handed down its 6-3 ruling in King v.


  9. House Republicans: Obamacare Subsidy Extension UnlikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | News Max

    ... those [subsidies] beyond whatever the court says is the right time just doesn't make any sense." Representative John Fleming of Louisiana, a co-leader of the Doctors Caucus, said he's "undecided" on the issue of temporary subsidy relief. "We don't ...


  10. House Votes to Repeal Another Piece of ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | National Journal

    The House easily passed a repeal of Obamacare's Independent Payment Advisory Board, with a handful of Democrats voting with Republicans against a part of the law aimed at checking the growth of Medicare spending. The Independent Payment Advisory Board has never been used .


  11. Export-Import Bank likely to expire next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | The Advocate

    But the bank's supporters are optimistic it will be brought back to life soon after - possibly before the August recess. Republican U.S. Rep. Charles Boustany, of Lafayette, an enthusiastic booster of the export-support program, says the bank should win House and Senate approval if it comes up for votes.


  12. Punished GOP lawmaker stirs new talk of Boehner rebellionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Hill

    A band of House conservatives is discussing whether to retaliate against GOP leaders for punishing rank-and-file lawmakers who voted against a key procedural vote on trade earlier this month. Rep. Mark Meadows , one of several conservatives targeted by leadership, said members of the conservative House Freedom Caucus will discuss whether to block key legislation or try once again to oust Speaker John Boehner from power.


  13. Garret Graves tells colleague who spoke of 'smoking crayfish' how to 'consume and pronounce crawfish'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | The Times-Picayune

    When you talk about "smoking crawfish," at 1 a.m. on the House floor, sometimes it takes a while for folks to take notice. And when they do, it has what those in the news business call "legs," meaning it continues through more than one news cycle.


  14. How the GOP's ObamaCare plans stack upRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | The Hill

    Experts say the proposals floated by Republicans in response to the looming Supreme Court ruling on ObamaCare could lead to higher premiums, but also create improvements in the healthcare system over time. Congressional Republicans have for weeks been debating what they will do if the Supreme Court rules against the Obama administration in King v.


  15. Editorial: People need to know Boustany's plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Daily World

    Boustany has 10 years in Congress, membership on the House Ways and Means Committee, strong backing from right-to-life groups and a 0 rating from the American Civil Liberties Union. Beat that.


  16. Chaffetz strips Meadows of subcommittee chairmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Politico

    House Oversight and Government Reform Chairman Jason Chaffetz has stripped North Carolina Rep. Mark Meadows of his subcommittee chairmanship, just days after he defied leadership on the House floor by voting against a party-line procedural motion. "Sometimes the coach needs to make a change on the field," Chaffetz told POLITICO Saturday.


  17. Rep. John Fleming Challenges Boehner on House Trade VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | News Max

    Rep. John Fleming questioned why House Speaker John Boehner and other top Republicans worked feverishly to resuscitate President Barack Obama's trade agenda Thursday when "this is a president who criticizes America and seeks to harm America while giving a pass to other countries." "What's mystifying to me is why our House leadership, Speaker Boehner, want to hand President Obama a huge political victory and at the same time give him a huge new tool that he can use to damage Americans and damage the America economy?" the Louisiana Republican asked in an interview.


  18. Boehner pushes back on ObamaCare subsidies extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Hill

    Speaker John Boehner is pushing back against the idea of Republicans simply continuing ObamaCare subsidies if the Supreme Court cripples the law. At a press conference Thursday, Boehner was asked why a House GOP plan included repeal of the individual mandate, which would just be "veto-bait" for President Obama, and why Republicans would not just extend subsidies through the presidential election while looking for concessions elsewhere in exchange.


  19. House revives President Obama's trade agenda with support from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 |

    With strong support from Republicans, the House Thursday resurrected legislation granting President Barack Obama authority to negotiate trade agreements with Pacific and European nations. The 218-208 vote, with four of Louisiana's six members voting yes, came less than a week after the trade legislation was blocked in the House by a coalition of Democratic opponents and Republicans.


  20. ObamaCare in Critical Condition at CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Family Research Council

    Americans want a second opinion on the country's health care law -- and the Supreme Court is giving them one. Three years after the justices upheld the President's controversial legislation, the justices are taking another crack at ObamaCare -- with even more on the line.