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Garret Graves spent a rainy Thursday traveling around Ascension to meet with various of his constituents and was asked variations of the same question by parish residents who probably got stuck in traffic on the way to meet there brand new Congressman. Graves was inaugurated as Louisiana’s 6th District Congressman two months ago and this was his first opportunity come home from D. C.
United States Congressman Garret Graves (La-06) is beginning his term representing the East Bank of Ascension Parish people with the people.
The Louisiana congressional delegation is continuing efforts to block a budget proposal by the Obama administration to reverse 2006 energy legislation providing revenue sharing to Louisiana and three other Gulf states for off-shore oil and gas production.
Congressman Garret Graves joined other memebers of Louisiana's Congressional Delegation and defended the right of Congress to invite Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak in a comment last week.