Garret Graves On Flood Protection


Congressman Garret Graves stopped by the studio for his weekly segment to talk to Brian about what his office is working on in regards to flood protection and restoration.  He breaks down funding for different projects and when he believes they could be completed.  These flood protection plans include river dredging and river diversions.  He then explains his bill that was signed by the President this week, he discusses what the bill was and what it will mean for citizens.  Congressman Graves also tells a funny story about how he got a new phone and unintentionally ignored President Trump’s call.  Hear the full interview here!

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Brian Haldane

Brian started in radio in late 2004 as a part-time board operator, but “made his bones” in the business a year later when Hurricane Katrina struck, catapulting him into a full time position covering both news and production of live broadcasts. Haldane was promoted to Program Director in 2008 and held that post until 2011 when he was recruited to help launch a new station. In 2011, Brian helped launch Talk 107.3 FM. He was the morning show co-host, and helped build the show and the station into a top 10 performer. From there, Brian has moved on to work in Inbound Marketing, where he strives to marry the worlds of traditional advertising w/ the marketing methods of tomorrow. He also hosts a number of podcasts, including The Red Bayou Show, which is featured here.

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