WASHINGTON – Former U.S. Rep. John Fleming of Minden is joining the Trump Administration.
Unlike other recent runners-up around the state, Fleming has spurned lobbying in favor of a post in the Department of Health and Human Services, the New Orleans’ The Times-Picayune first reported Monday morning.
Fleming said Monday he accepted the position as deputy assistant secretary for health technology within the Department of Health and Human Services. Fleming told the Times-Picayune he would work towards finding ways to improve how physicians use technology.
“It’s clear there’s a lot of work to do,” Fleming said. “and they’re anxious to get