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Rep. Gohmert Responds After Ethics Committee Denies Appeal to Metal Detector Fine

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement after the House Ethics Committee denied his appeal to overturn the Speaker’s unconstitutional fine in a 5-5 vote along party lines with the requirement of a majority to overturn the fine: "Multiple witnesses watched Speaker Pelosi avoid metal detectors and avoid being wanded when she entered the House Floor that same day that I DID go throu... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Mourns the Loss of His Father

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The Office of Congressman Louie Gohmert released the following statement: Louis B. Gohmert, age 95 of Mt. Pleasant and father of Congressman Louie Gohmert, passed away at a Tyler hospital Thursday morning. He will be sorely missed by his family and all who knew and loved him. Read More »

Rep. Gohmert in Epoch Times: Pelosi's Capitol Police Bill Gaslights America

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Rep. Louie Gohmert's latest op-ed on Speaker Pelosi's Capitol Police Bill has been featured in the Epoch Times: Democrats have solidified their effort to act as an Orwellian Ministry of Truth with the passage of Speaker Pelosi’s H.R. 1085 in the House of Representatives. This bill rewrites the historical facts from Jan. 6 under the guise of “honoring” the U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) who bravely pro... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Introduces Bill to Honor U.S. Capitol Police

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Today, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) introduced a bill honoring the U.S. Capitol Police. The Congressman issued the following statement about the legislation: “Speaker Pelosi’s bill, HR 1085, does not honor anyone, but rather seeks to drive a narrative that isn’t substantiated by known facts. We absolutely do want to show our gratitude and respect for the U.S. Capitol Police, so I removed the Speake... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert on Newsmax: Biden Administration Created the Border Crisis

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) joined Newsmax's John Bachman today, along with Rep. Andy Biggs to discuss the latest on the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border and President Biden's address to the nation on the COVID-19 pandemic. Rep. Gohmert criticized the Biden Administration for enacting policies which created the crisis at the border. "Let me tell you, John, when you hear the term unaccompanied minor... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert: Bipartisan Background Checks Act Penalizes Law-Abiding Americans

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) spoke during today's floor debate in consideration of H.R.8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act, which would require universal background checks for all firearm sales, to include private sales. The bill would penalize law-abiding Americans and infringe upon their Second Amendment rights. "And we’re told...that this will save lives, and yet there is not one single mass ... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Reacts to Biden Administration's Border Crisis

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) joined Newsmax's Chris Salcedo today to discuss the Biden Administration's out of control border crisis. "It isn't just a border crisis, it is a national crisis," said the Congressman. "If anybody really cares deeply about those people coming in illegally across our southern border, the best thing we can do, the most loving and kind and caring thing we can do is totally ... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert: Dem’s Equality Act is “All About Power,” Eviscerates First Amendment

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) spoke today at a House Freedom Caucus press conference and on the House Floor and warned of the dangers of the Democrats’ radical Equality Act (H.R.5): “You don’t have to take our word for it. Let me just read this from page 25 of the bill: The Religious Freedom Restoration Act of 1993 shall not provide a claim concerning, or a defense to a claim under, a covered title, ... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Issues Statement on Tragic Loss of Rush Limbaugh

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement on the passing of talk radio legend, Rush Limbaugh: Today our country mourns the loss of America’s anchorman, and a true patriot, Rush Limbaugh. Americans have been blessed to have had 32 wonderful years of stellar analysis, commentary and wit from Rush, and his legacy will undoubtedly live on. He single-handedly transformed talk radio and ... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Files Bill to Make Pres. Biden Follow his own Dictatorial Mandates

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement on his bill, H.R. 811, which would require President Biden and the Executive branch to abide by executive orders that impose dictatorial mandates on the American people: "For far too long, Washington elites have lived by the mantra, “do as I say, not as I do.” "Only hours after signing a totalitarian and unconstitutional executive order man... Read More »

Exclusive: Louie Gohmert Proposes Holding Joe Biden to His Own ‘Dictatorial’ Mask Mandate

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By: Sean Moran- Breitbart.com Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) introduced legislation Friday that would force President Joe Biden and his administration to abide by Biden’s own “dictatorial” mask mandate, Breitbart News has learned exclusively. Gohmert’s legislation requires the president, vice president, and all members of the executive branch to abide by the same standard Biden imposed on the American ... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Statement on Fine and Metal Detector

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) has issued the following statement on the accusation he broke new House Rule on metal detectors: "This should come as no surprise, but Democrats are making up the rules as they go. "For weeks, I have complied with Speaker Pelosi’s unconstitutional metal detector policy. "Yesterday, after complying with the metal detector screening, I was allowed to enter the House sessio... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert: Why I Will Never Bow to the Anti-Truth Mob

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Rep. Gohmert: Why I Will Never Bow to the Anti-Truth Mob After years of Democrats’ and Never Trumpers’ non-stop vicious lies and smear campaigns against Donald Trump and the legitimacy of his election back in 2016, Washington elites have now decided it is undemocratic, and even dangerous, to raise legitimate concerns about election integrity. They want to silence and destroy anyone who does not c... Read More »

Rep. Gohmert Issues Statement on Pence Lawsuit

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Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding the lawsuit filed against the Vice President: “The 2020 presidential election was one we'd expect to see in a banana republic, not the United States of America. In fact, the rampant fraud and unconstitutional actions that took place were so egregious that seven contested states-- Arizona, Georgia, Michigan, New Mexico, Ne... Read More »

CJWC Members Celebrate President Trump’s Pardons for the Biden Four

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**For Immediate Release** December 23, 2020 Contact: Lauren McLaughlin Lauren.McLaughlin@mail.house.gov CJWC Members Celebrate President Trump’s Pardons for the Biden Four Members of the Congressional Justice for Warriors Caucus released the following statements in light of the wonderful news of President Trump’s pardons for U.S. veterans and former government security contractors Dustin Heard, E... Read More »