U.S. Congressman LOUIE GOHMERT: Proudly Serving the First District of Texas



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Gohmert Co-sponsors Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act
January 29, 2015
Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding the introduction of H.R. 594, the Waters of the United States Regulatory Overreach Protection Act: “It is critical that this bill is brought to the House floor for passage then sent to the Senate for passage then on to the President. This bill is critical to reigning in federal agencies who have engaged in a power grab to snatch Constitutional rights away from property owners, as well as local and state governments. The EPA is... More
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Exclusive: Gohmert Hits Back Against Liberal Blogger’s ‘Outright Lie’
January 28, 2015
Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) is firing back against a liberal blogger, telling Breitbart Texas in an exclusive interview that the blogger’s headline was an “outright lie” and twisted his words about the abortion bill that recently failed in Congress to make it sound like he said the complete opposite of what he actually said. In a conference call on Tuesday with conservative pastors led by Bishop E.W. Jackson, Gohmert discussed the late term abortion bill that had recently died in the Hou... More
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Dialing 911 getting easier after woman's death spurs FCC investigation
January 23, 2015
MARSHALL, TX (KLTV) - It's getting to be easier to dial 911 after one East Texas family lead the charge for a Federal Communications Commission investigation. The push for change in the way at phone systems at hotels and other businesses operate has resulted in nationwide changes, an official announced Friday during a press conference at the Marshall Police Department headquarters. The move comes after the death of an East Texas woman. Kari Rene Hunt was murdered in a Marshall hotel room Dec. 1,... More
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Gohmert’s Statement on The 2015 March for Life
January 22, 2015
Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today backing the 2015 March for Life Rally in Washington, D.C. and emphasizing his deep support in standing up for the lives of the unborn: “Sadly, today marks 40 years of legalized abortion in all fifty states that allowed taking the life of an unborn baby at any time. It is heart wrenching that approximately 57,762,169 abortions have taken place since the Roe vs. Wade decision in 1973. Every single life is precious and the thought of... More
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Gohmert at SC Tea Party Convention: ‘Freedom Loving Americans Waking Up About Loss of Freedoms’
January 20, 2015
South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention in Myrtle Beach welcomed one 0f the rocks of modern day conservatism, Texas congressman Louie Gohmert. He took time on Sunday to talk with Breitbart News senior political writer Matthew Boyle on Breitbart News Sunday on Sirius XM Patriot radio channel 125. Gohmert along with Republican congressman Ted Yoho and Daniel Webster, both congressman from Florida, last week gave it their best to unseat Speaker of the House John Boehner, which they failed to ... More
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