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



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Gohhmert Questions Attorney General Sessions Before House Judiciary Committee (OBAMA DOJ FLOW CHART LINKED)
November 14, 2017
Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) questioned U.S. Attorney General Sessions before the House Judiciary Committee. He asked him about his knowledge of a Motion to Seal that Rod Rosenstein, United States Deputy Attorney General, signed dealing with Uranium One. Rep. Gohmert also present a chart that shows the need to appoint a special counsel regarding this matter. VIDEO LINK: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DomrQLHbe8A LINK TO OBAMA DOJ FLOW CHART More
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions Considering Special Counsel for Uranium One Dealings
November 13, 2017
Attorney General Jeff Sessions has directed senior federal prosecutors to examine whether a special counsel is needed for the Uranium One deal and other issues raised by Republican House Judiciary Committee Republicans. According to a letter dated November 13 from an assistant attorney general to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA): These senior prosecutors will report directly to the Attorney General and the Deputy Attorney General, as appropriate, and will make recommendati... More
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Congressman Gohmert's Statement on Veterans Day 2017
November 10, 2017
Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today regarding his appreciation and respect for veterans across the country: “Today we honor those who fought for our rights and our freedom as American citizens. Veterans Day is a special day because without those we honor, there is no freedom, no opportunity, no peace.” “We appreciate and we honor all who serve and have served in the Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines, and the Navy. These men and women, who answer the courageous c... More
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Puerto Rico's oversight board considering privatization of 'failing' power utility
November 7, 2017
“The board is considering privatization as one of our options, maybe privatization of the entire system, some select part, or bringing in the private sector to compete,” she added. “We are looking at all of those.” Committee Chairman Rob Bishop, R-Utah, said he intended Tuesday's hearing to focus on how the oversight board can play a stronger role in restoring power to Puerto Rico and ensuring the long-term viability of the electric grid. As of Monday, 42 percent of the bankrupt island’s electri... More
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November 7, 2017
TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will deliver real tax relief to Americans across the country – especially low- and middle-income Americans who have been struggling for far too long to earn a raise and get ahead. With this bill, a typical middle-income family of four, earning $59,000 (the median household income), will receive a $1,182 tax cut. Learn why the new tax plan is good for America READ THE BILL LEARNWHAT OUR BILL DOES SUMMARY FAQ Lowers individual tax rates for low- and... More
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