Ralph Abraham (politician)

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Ralph Abraham
Ralph Abraham official congressional photo.jpg
Member of the U.S. House of Representatives
from Louisiana's 5th district
Assumed office
January 3, 2015
Preceded byVance McAllister
Personal details
Ralph Lee Abraham Jr.

(1954-09-16) September 16, 1954 (age 65)
Monroe, Louisiana, U.S.
Political partyRepublican
Dianne Abraham (m. 1977)
EducationLouisiana State University (DVM)
Louisiana State University, New Orleans (MD)
Military service
Allegiance United States
Branch/serviceMississippi National Guard
United States Coast Guard Auxiliary

Ralph Lee Abraham Jr. (born September 16, 1954),[1] is an American politician, physician and former veterinarian.[2] Abraham is the Republican United States Representative for Louisiana's 5th congressional district since 2014.[3]

Abraham unsuccessfully ran for Governor of Louisiana in the 2019 election.

References[change | change source]

  1. "Guide to the New Congress" (PDF). Roll Call. Retrieved December 6, 2014.
  2. Broach, Drew (October 25, 2017). "Just where does Louisiana Congressman Ralph Abraham actually live?". NOLA.com - The Times-Picayune. Retrieved July 21, 2018.
  3. "NELA Doctor Running for Congress". myarklamiss.com. May 30, 2014. Retrieved June 2, 2014.