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Special Order with Louie Gohmert - Ep. 2 (The Democrat's Police Bill)

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On episode 2 of his podcast, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) breaks down some of the details of the Democrat’s police bill and discusses how they are using this latest crisis as a way to funnel money to outside liberal groups. Special Order with Louie Gohmert - Ep. 2 (The Democrat's Police Bill) Watch the video, here. Read the transcript, here.

Anger: House panel investigating virus response is stuffed with anti-Trump militants

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A new coronavirus oversight panel assembled by House Democrats is being dismissed as the same old attempt to get President Trump, following the failure of impeachment or the Trump-Russia investigation to end his presidency. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi recently appointed a select committee on the coronavirus, to be chaired by Rep. James Clyburn of South Carolina, a key ally of presumptive Democratic...

Tax filing deadline extended to July 15 due to coronavirus outbreak

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WASHINGTON (KETK) – The U.S. tax filing deadline will be extended three months to July 15, according to Secretary of the Treasury Steve Mnuchin. Earlier in the week, Mnuchin and President Trump had mentioned during a press conference in the video above that the deadline could be moved for those that owed the IRS money on their 2019 tax returns. This announcement appears to extend that initial idea...

Rep. Louie Gohmert receives 2019 Americans for Limited Government Defender of Liberty Award

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Each year, Americans for Limited Government recognizes a few Members of Congress for going above and beyond in the fight for liberty. This year, three Members are going to be recognized for their outstanding exploits. Representative Louie Gohmert is a familiar face in the media as a defender of limited government values, and in his capacity as a Member of the House Judiciary Committee, in 2019, he...

Gohmert: 'The Abuses, the Obstruction of Congress, Have Come from Congress'

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) turned the Democrats’ articles of impeachment against President Donald Trump on their heads Wednesday evening, declaring: “The abuses, the obstruction of Congress, have come from Congress.” Democrats unveiled two articles of impeachment on Tuesday morning. They did not, as they had suggested they would, offer articles alleging bribery and obstruction of justice. Rather, ...

17 GOP Judiciary Members Blast Nadler on Hearings

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Seventeen Republicans on the House Judiciary Committee on Tuesday pledged to "resist vigorously" any efforts by Chairman Jerrold Nadler, D-N.Y., to conduct its impeachment probe of President Donald Trump "without regard for the fundamentally American principles of fairness and due process." "Bipartisan cooperation has been the exception, rather than the rule," the Republicans told Nadler in a let...

GOHMERT: The Media Turns Fake Whistleblowers Into Heroes, While Real Ones Get Punished And Ignored

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With all the talk of whistleblowers in the media lately, it’s an opportune time to take a look at what it actually means to “blow the whistle” from within the federal government. The Obama administration dealt with leakers quite harshly, so they were able to control what got out about the numerous scandals. In fact, the Obama administration prosecuted more leakers under the Espionage Act for leaki...

House Republicans complain about limited access to closed-door House impeachment investigation sessions

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WASHINGTON – A half-dozen Republican lawmakers sought access Wednesday to a closed-door deposition with a former State Department official that is part of the House impeachment inquiry, but they were blocked in an escalation of the partisan dispute over the investigation of President Donald Trump. Three House committees – Foreign Affairs, Intelligence and Oversight and Reform – have been meeting ...

US at a Moral Crossroads, Rep. Louie Gohmert Warns

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Rep. Louie Gohmert is warning that America stands at a moral turning point. “We are near the end of the road of no return. There’s still time to get back on track, but not a lot of time,” the Texas Republican told attendees Saturday at the annual Values Voter Summit at the Omni Shoreham Hotel. Gohmert said that in the past, America has seen itself as a Christian nation founded on the moral princi...