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Rep. Gohmert Issues Statement on FDA Baby Formula Vote

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Rep. Louie Gohmert issued the following statement after voting "NO" on H.R. 7790, which would give the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) $28 million dollars in response to the Biden Administration's baby formula shortage: "Giving the FDA millions of dollars is not going to produce one ounce of baby formula. Getting the FDA out of the way would accomplish that new production. The lengthy and ...

GOP Reps, Sen. Cruz Demand High Standards Before FDA Considers COVID Vax for 6mo & Up

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GOP Reps, Sen. Cruz Demand High Standards Before FDA Considers COVID Vax for 6mo & Up Reps. Louie Gohmert (TX-01), Bill Posey (FL-08) and Jeff Duncan (SC-03), were joined by Sen. Ted Cruz and thirteen other Republican Members in a letter to the FDA and CDC demanding the FDA set an extremely high safety and efficacy standard before considering granting Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) status to Pf...

Rep. Gohmert Section 230 Legal Challenge

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Justice Clarence Thomas noted in Malwarebytes, Inc. v. Enigma Software Group USA, LLC, 141 S.Ct. 13 (2020) that: “Courts have extended the immunity in §230 far beyond anything that plausibly could have been intended by Congress… Courts have also departed from the most natural reading of the text by giving Internet companies immunity for their own content [i.e., development in part by proxy]… . Cou...

The Constitution Is Being Disregarded in Handling of Jan. 6

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The U.S. Constitution has been disregarded in the handling of the Jan. 6 breach of the Capitol building, says Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas). Gohmert condemned the treatment of those accused of participating in the Capitol breach and accused the Department of Justice of becoming a “partisan political tool.” “As a former prosecutor, former judge, if we’re going to have justice in America, we have to ...

Geri Perna's Prepared Remarks

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My name is Geri Perna, and I am Matthew Perna's aunt. His obituary, which went viral, was written by me because I wanted to make sure at least one honest article was written about him after over a year of the media printing lies and spreading false information about him and the events that took place January 6th, 2021. Although Matthew Perna may have taken his last breath on February 25th, his dea...

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) Condemns and Exposes the DOJ for the Apparent Unconstitutional Tampering of Private Constituent Mail

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In January, my staff received a letter addressed to my official office from a Christian missionary, which was already opened and stamped "DOJ MAILROOM" with a date and "X-RAYED" on the stamp. Last week, my office received a second piece of mail from a constituent, mailed from east Texas and postmarked September 2021. It took four-and-a-half months to reach my office and was also opened and bore a ...

Rep. Gohmert's Letter to DHS Secretary Mayorkas: Secure the Border

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The Honorable Alejandro Mayorkas Secretary U.S. Department of Homeland Security Washington, D.C. 20528 Dear Secretary Mayorkas, On December 9, 2021, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced its request for public comment on how the U.S. Government can prevent family separations at the U.S. border.[1] In a brazen display that can only be described as misleading virtue signaling, the Depa...

Rep. Gohmert (TX-01) Introduces the Protect American IPR Act

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Congressman Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement for his new bill stopping Chinese intellectual property theft: “When the United States opened up trade with the People’s Republic of China under President Bill Clinton and agreed to their involvement in the World Trade Organization, Americans were promised that economic partnership with the country would be mutually beneficial: we would ...

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01): America was #BetterBeforeBiden

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“Democrats just voted to fundamentally change this country from a free and prosperous society into a poor and progressive nightmare where people cannot afford to feed their families, pay their utility bills or afford gas. President Biden could not care less about Americans who are struggling to rebuild after a pandemic and months of inflation thanks to his “America last” economic policies. “Famili...

The Tyrannical Treatment of Jan 6 Prisoners is a Threat to Our Democracy

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Since the founding of this great nation, a God-blessed America has offered the hope of liberty to the world. In more recent years, we have come to realize that should our experiment in self-governance fail, there would be no other nation on Earth that could fill the void left in its wake as defender of such freedom. Never before had any nation been founded to safeguard the rights of the individual...

Rep. Gohmert (TX-01) to Introduce the National Informed Consent Exemption (NICE) Act

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“President Biden is not an emperor or king. He cannot continue to limit the rights and freedoms of Americans in violation of the Constitution using executive orders or unclear OSHA rules that are not based upon a legislative directive. “Biden is creating a two-tiered society that punishes the poor and vulnerable most of all. Americans fear losing their jobs, their homes, and their ability to send ...

The National Informed Consent Exemption (NICE) Act

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117TH CONGRESS 1st SESSION H. R. ____ To prohibit the federal government, or State or local government or other entity receiving federal funding, from requiring any citizen to be vaccinated, including federal agencies from requiring its employees to take any vaccination, without the citizen being fully advised in writing of all known potential risks from the vaccine and consultation with a physici...

Exclusive: Rep. Roy Memo Making Case for Mayorkas Impeachment Picks Up Support from Texas Republicans

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In the memo sent to the lawmakers this week, a copy of which was obtained by Fox News, Roy says Mayorkas "has failed to secure our borders and has endangered Americans in the process, and in so doing, has violated his oath to the Constitution, failing to defend it and failing to faithfully execute the laws of the United States." The 13-page document makes the case for impeaching the Cabinet offici...

Gohmert: Rolling Stone Lied About My January 6 Riot Involvement, ‘Misgendered’ Me

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During a Wednesday interview on Newsmax TV’s “America’s Agenda,” Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) hit back at Rolling Stone for claiming he was involved in organizing rallies leading up to the riot at the U.S. Capitol. Gohmert said he is “sick” of the “totally baseless” speculation about his involvement on January 6. He also mocked Rolling Stone reporter Hunter Walker for misgendering him in an email, jo...

Rep. Gohmert Responds to False January 6 Allegations

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement today in response to the false and unsourced reports regarding the events that unfolded on January 6th. "No one in my office, including me, participated in the planning of the rally or in any criminal activity on January 6. We did not attend or participate at all. However, I am extremely interested to find out who, besides the FBI operative...