Hon. Dr. John C. Fleming

United States Representative, R-Louisiana, 4th District
Thursday, April 9, 2015, Noon – 1 pm
SAM Summit: Luncheon Keynote Presenter

Dr. John Fleming, MD, served six years as a Medical Officer in the U.S. Navy, then started a medical practice in Minden, Louisiana. He was first elected to represent Louisiana’s Fourth Congressional District in 2008 and currently serves on the House Armed Services and Natural Resources committees. Dr. Fleming was the Louisiana Family Doctor of the Year in 2007. He has worked in Congress for sensible health care reforms and has authored legislation urging all Members of Congress to participate in the same health care system that they create for the American people. He serves as Vice-Chairman of the GOP Doctors Caucus, a group that includes 14 physicians who work to develop patient-centered health care reforms. He has been named a “Defender of Liberty” by the American Conservative Union, a “Congressional Sentinel” by Heritage Action for America, and a “Guardian of Small Business” by the National Federation of Independent Business.