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Gohmert's Statement on Death of George Floyd & Ongoing Nationwide Protests
June 4, 2020
Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding the horrific death of George Floyd and the ongoing protests around the nation: "In Minneapolis, Minnesota, George Floyd was killed by a police officer who blatantly kept his knee on Mr. Floyd’s neck for over eight minutes as he begged to be allowed to breathe. George Floyd’s death was tragic, completely unnecessary, and it was criminal! My deepest condolences go out to the entire Floyd family, who have shown amazing res... More
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Gohmert Files Amicus Brief Supporting Dismissal of the Flynn Case
June 2, 2020
Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) spearheaded the drafting and filing of an amicus curiae brief along with Reps. Andy Biggs, Mike Johnson, Bill Flores, Jody Hice, Paul Gosar, Ted Budd, Andy Harris, Ron Wright & W. Gregory Steube which makes clear that the DC Circuit Court of Appeals should issue an order forcing Judge Sullivan to dismiss the case against President Donald Trump’s former national security advisor, Michael Flynn. “The criminal case against General Flynn should immediately be dismis... More
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Gohmert Launches Podcast: "Special Order with Louie Gohmert"
June 2, 2020
Today, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) is launching his new podcast series, "Special Order with Louie Gohmert" to continue to bring his message straight to the American people. Since Nancy Pelosi refuses to bring the House of Representatives back to work, the nation will no longer regularly hear floor speeches from lawmakers, including Special Order speeches. Special Orders that are broadcast on C-SPAN allow members speak freely on the House floor on any topics they so choose. The weekly podcast seri... More
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Gohmert on Trump's Announcement to Protect Americans’ Rights to Free Speech on Social Media
May 29, 2020
Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding the Executive Order issued by President Trump to protect Americans’ rights to free speech on social media: "Social media outlets such as Twitter, Youtube, Facebook and Google operate like radical liberal publishers, not free speech platforms. Given their blatant censorship of views and opinions that dare to challenge the leftist ideology which is rampant in Silicon Valley tech companies, it is clear they are undeserving... More
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Congressman Gohmert Honors the Life and Legacy of Congressman Sam Johnson
May 28, 2020
Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement honoring the life and legacy of Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03): "Congressman Sam Johnson embodied courage, humility, patriotism and forthrightness, as well as absolute devotion to God, family and his beloved country. Since his arm was gnarled and unusable from being broken in two places when his plane was shot down in Viet Nam, I asked him if anyone had checked it in recent years since they can do so much more now with human ner... More
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