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Gohmert Doubts Investigators' Conclusion on China's Alleged Involvement in Clinton Email Scandal

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) isn’t convinced by the conclusions of a Senate inquiry into reports that China gained access to virtually every email Hillary Clinton sent and received using an unauthorized email server during her tenure as secretary of state. The inspector generals for the Justice Department and the Intelligence Community released documents on Aug. 14 from the Senate Finance Committe...

Senate, Congressional Western Caucuses Praise New Environmental Rule

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Senate and the Congressional Western Caucuses are praising the United States Forest Service for its effort to revise the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) to allow for increased activity on federal lands to better manage forests and help prevent catastrophic wildfires. This is an especially important decision in the wake of deadly wildfires that have struck the West, officials said. NEPA re...

GOP Rep. Compares FBI Surveillance of Trump Campaign to Watergate

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Representative Louie Gohmert (R., Texas) argued during a Monday House Judiciary Committee hearing that the FBI’s surveillance of the Trump campaign was similar to the Nixon administration’s crimes during the Watergate scandal, reversing a comparison that many of his Democratic colleagues have used to impugn the conduct of President Trump. Addressing former Nixon White House counsel John Dean, who ...

GOP Rep Explains How Securing Border May Be 'The Most Single Compassionate Thing' US Can Do for Mexico

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A Republican congressman from Texas praised President Donald Trump for his action towards ending the immigration crisis taking place at the U.S.-Mexico border, proclaiming that the president’s proposed border wall would help Mexico and other countries in Central and South America. While giving an interview on Fox News’ “Lou Dobbs Tonight” on Monday, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) — who serves on th...

Louie Gohmert fires back at Dems: The real scandal is ‘attempted coup’ against President Trump

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Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, has had enough of Democrats targeting Attorney General William Barr, describing what he considers a nonsensical campaign to place the head of the Justice Department in contempt of Congress. Gohmert told his colleagues that the true scandal is the Obama intelligence apparatus’ “attempted coup” against President Trump. “We’ve never had the Intelligence Community, the FBI...

Louie Gohmert accuses FBI Director Wray of a Hillary Clinton emails cover-up

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Rep. Louie Gohmert accused FBI Director Christopher Wray of a pro-Hillary Clinton cover-up on Wednesday. The Texas Republican said members of the Justice Department and FBI were "abusing their powers" to create a case against President Trump during a House Judiciary Committee hearing on a resolution to hold Attorney General William Barr in contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena for full acce...

Border Rep.: ‘Every Gangster Coming Across Means Somebody’s Going to Be Raped…Going to be Robbed’

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Every addition illegal alien gangster allowed into the U.S. ensures that more Americans will be raped and robbed, Texas Republican Congressman Louie Gohmert said Wednesday. By diverting border personnel from border protection to care for illegal alien children and families, the U.S. is allowing dangerous illegal aliens into the country, Rep. Gohmert told Fox & Friends First: “It is just outrageous...

Democrats vote to subpoena Mueller report over Republican objections

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Democratic efforts to compel the release of the Mueller report to Congress from the Department of Justice ended as expected on Wednesday, but not without vocal pushback from Republicans. A meeting of the House Judiciary Committee resulted in a party-line 24-17 vote to authorize a subpoena of special counsel Robert Mueller’s report of his investigation and all the underlying evidence from Attorney...

Rep. Louie Gohmert: ‘There is a Brazen Invasion Occurring at Our Border’

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(CNSNews.com) - Rep. Louie Gohmert (R.-Texas), a former Texas state judge who serves on the House Judiciary Committee, said in a question-and-answer exchange with CNSNews.com that “there is a brazen invasion occurring at our border.” “This is a serious humanitarian and national security crisis, and as immigration enforcement professionals have repeatedly affirmed, there is no effective solution to...