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  • Louie Gohmert: FBI Refusing to Look at Evidence in Democrat IT Scandal
    Posted in In The News on June 7, 2018 | Preview rr

    President Trump turned his attention to the Democrat IT scandal on Twitter this morning, calling it "a key to much of the corruption we see today." Our Justice Department must not let Awan & Debbie Wasserman Schultz off the hook. The Democrat I.T. scandal is a key to much of the corruption we see today. They want to make a “plea deal” to hide what is on their Server. Where is Server? Really bad! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 7, 2018 The president is getting frustrated because after a... Read more

  • GOHMERT INTERVIEW in Limbaugh Letter (June 2018 Edition)
    Posted in In The News on June 1, 2018 | Preview rr

    Good to talk with the valorous seven-term Texas Republican congressman, former Chief Justice of the 12th Court of Appeals, whose storied record of staunch and vocal conservatism now includes his epic, must-read 48-page takedown of the Special Counsel, “Robert Mueller: Unmasked.” RUSH: Louie! Thank you for making time for this. GOHMERT: Are you kidding? Any time. It’s just such a treat. RUSH: The reason I wanted to talk to you was the piece that you wrote about Robert Mueller, and the 40 question... Read more

  • GOHMERT: 40 Questions Special Counsel Robert Mueller Needs to Answer Now
    Posted in In The News on May 4, 2018 | Preview rr

    A firestorm was ignited earlier this week when The New York Times published a list of 40 questions that special counsel Robert Mueller allegedly wants President Donald J. Trump to answer under oath. It is a revealing list of questions, proving that after a year of strong-arming Trump family and friends, bankrupting Trump campaign volunteers and former staff, and leaking like a sieve, Mueller has found no evidence of any crime by the president whatsoever. But since Mueller has wasted millions of... Read more

  • GOHMERT: Mueller Unmasked
    Posted in In The News on April 26, 2018 | Preview rr

    Robert Mueller’s months-long witch hunt into so-called ‘Russian collusion’ continues to spiral out of control. Despite hundreds of hours of non-stop liberal-media coverage, most Americans still know very little about the man behind the probe. Congressman Louie Gohmert has had enough of the special counsel’s abuse of power, and he’s prepared to ‘unmask’ Mueller’s questionable history and total lack of judgment spanning decades. In Robert Mueller: Unmasked, the GOP Representative pulls back the cu... Read more

  • Gohmert: Don’t be afraid to fight for your beliefs
    Posted in In The News on March 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    Jacksonville College hosted Congressman Louie Gohmert as a special guest for their Wednesday chapel service. Gohmert was born in Pittsburg, Texas, and was raised in Mount Pleasant. He said that he became a Christian about the age of six. Before being elected to Congress, he served in the Army and later as a judge in Smith County. He has served in the House of Representatives since 2005, representing Texas' First District, which covers a large portion of East Texas. After a prayer and brief worsh... Read more

  • Louie Gohmert: Excluding Trump led to spending bill 'atrocity'
    Posted in In The News on March 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, argued Thursday that the $1.3 trillion spending bill the House passed Thursday is an "atrocity" because President Trump wasn't involved in the negotiations. Gohmert and other conservatives opposed the 2,232-page bill, which they only had a few hours to digest before it hit the House floor. Deficit hawks said it would lead to more debt, and failed to implement the GOP's plan to build a border wall. Gohmert said on the House floor that Trump should have been more invol... Read more

  • 13 House Republicans call on Sessions to appoint second special counsel
    Posted in In The News on February 28, 2018 | Preview rr

    Thirteen House Republicans are calling on Attorney General Jeff Session to appoint a second special counsel to investigate Hillary Clinton The conservative lawmakers sent a letter to Sessions on Wednesday requesting that he appoint a special counsel to investigate the end of the Clinton email probe, the start of the investigation into Russia's election meddling and alleged surveillance abuses by the FBI. "We acknowledge with immense gratitude that nearly every single man and woman in the [Depart... Read more

  • Kari's Law sent to White House after early morning vote
    Posted in In The News on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    (KLTV) - The U.S. House voted by voice just before sunrise on Friday to give final approval to H.R. 582-- Kari's Law. The bill heads to the White House on what would have been Kari Hunt's 36th birthday. Related story: Gohmert delivers emotional speech on Kari's Law in US House, vote postponed Kari's Law is legislation that will require multi-line telephone systems to allow direct-dialing of 911 services. The legislation now goes to the White House for President Donald Trump’s signature or veto. ... Read more

  • GOHMERT OPED: It’s Time For The House Judiciary Committee To Obtain Secret FISA Transcripts
    Posted in In The News on February 7, 2018 | Preview rr

    Now that the memo prepared by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Majority regarding a warrant obtained from a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) court has been made public, the very existence of a secret United States court has come into question. The creation of such a court that allows the federal government to obtain secret warrants to spy on American citizens has long been a concern for civil liberty defenders. Modern technological advances that allow our federal ... Read more

  • These Five FBI Scandal Figures May Never Get Out of the FISA Woods
    Posted in In The News on February 5, 2018 | Preview rr

    A well-known rule of the intelligence court bars knowingly presenting flawed evidence to justify a surveillance warrant Former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe may have increased the legal jeopardy facing him and four other top federal law enforcement officials by telling Congress in December 2017 that no surveillance warrants could be sought without using the undocumented Steele dossier. The reason is simple: By the procedural rules governing surveillance warrant requests to the Foreign Intell... Read more