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Investigative Report on EPA’s Gold King Mine Blowout Released by House Committee on Natural Resources Majority Staff
February 11, 2016
Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources released a Majority staff report detailing information uncovered during the Committee’s ongoing investigation of the EPA’s Gold King Mine blowout near Silverton, Colorado in August 2015. The 73-page report documents the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) and the Department of the Interior’s (DOI) inaccurate and misleading accounts of the events and decisions that led to the blowout and deconstructs their conflicting accounts Click here to view... More
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ALG praises Gohmert, Sessions for cosponsoring Article One supplemental
February 4, 2016
Americans for Limited Government President Rick Manning today praised U.S. Representatives Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) and Pete Sessions (R-Texas) for being early cosponsors of the Consolidated Appropriations Amendments of 2016 offered by U.S. Rep. Ken Buck (R-Colo.): “The surest, most effective way to stop Obama's continued usurpation of congressional authority is to defund those overreaching regulations and executive actions using Congress' power of the purse. “Representative Louie Gohmert has lon... More
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Rep. Louie Gohmert Explains Why He Chooses to Fight for Life
January 30, 2016
“My first daughter was born very prematurely. They rushed her from the Tyler Texas hospital, where she was born, over to a hospital in Shreveport with the highest level of neonatal intensive care. My wife could not leave the hospital in Tyler, but she urged me to go do all I could for our daughter. The neonatologist in Shreveport encouraged me to caress her, talk to her. He said though she cannot see you well, she knows your voice from in the womb and it will comfort her. As I touched her hand, ... More
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Congressman looks to courts to stop Iran ‘treaty’
January 30, 2016
The Iran nuclear deal is signed, it survived a congressional hurdle and now even the sanctions are being removed, but Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, is now looking to the courts to stop the deal in its tracks. Gohmert said this is the last chance to derail what he insists is a treaty while President Obama is in the White House. Despite the fact the deal is already being implemented in multiple ways, Gohmert insists the law is on his side. “It alters the Non-Proliferation Treaty in a number of resp... More
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Congressman Gohmert’s Remarks on the 43rd Anniversary of Roe v. Wade
January 22, 2016
Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement on the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade: “Every year on January 22nd, thousands of passionate Americans travel to Washington, D.C. to speak for the unborn in a true March for Life. These concerned Americans walk in the cold and brave harsh weather conditions – to stand up for the defenseless. They are advocates for innumerable precious little lives across the country.” “Tragically there are 1.21 million babies aborted in the United State... More
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