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Louie Gohmert donates blood plasma after recovering from COVID-19

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After recovering from his COVID-19 diagnosis, U.S Rep. Louie Gohmert, of Tyler, donated his blood plasma, which can be used to treat people still fighting the virus. Carter BloodCare announced Wednesday that Gohmert donated the plasma at its blood donation center in Tyler. Gohmert tested positive for COVID-19 on July 29 during a pre-screen at the White House. After testing positive with a rapid t...

Exclusive—Rep. Louie Gohmert: Instead of Canceling Our Culture, It’s Time to #CancelDemocrats

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Many on the left and their willing accomplices in the media would tell you otherwise, yet a cursory examination of our nation’s factual history and records proves the riots and chaos that have swept across our country in recent months stand as a devastating reminder of the racist policies and values held by the Democratic Party throughout much of its history. Because of this, I introduced a privi...

House Dems Push Through $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Bill That Republicans Blast as Green New Deal Giveaway

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House Democrats approved on July 1 a massive $1.5 trillion, 2,300-page “Moving Forward Act” that Republicans blasted as little more than a Green New Deal boondoggle disguised as a roads and highways measure. “The more than $1.5 trillion proposal rebuilds U.S. communities with infrastructure and innovation that is smarter, safer, and made to last,” House Committee on Transportation and Infrastruct...

Rep. Louie Gohmert: RICO Should Be Used to Fight Leftist Crime Wave

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This nation has never been perfect and even embraced the atrocity of slavery, but it has continued to improve, sometimes dramatically, throughout our history, and has continued to sacrifice like no other nation to liberate others in the world. Now, however, there are those who want to destroy the only form of government that allows the kind of self-improvement we have made. Many have peacefully pr...

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...