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  • Gohmert Statement in Support of Rep. Jim Jordan
    Posted in Press Releases on July 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today in support of Rep. Jim Jordan: “Jim Jordan is a fine and decent person who has a lifetime history of being honorable and honest, unlike his accusers whose extremely troubled backgrounds and ongoing legal and financial troubles place the veracity of their allegations into the realm of ridiculous. Unlike the Olympians who were minor children at the time they were abused, these former wrestlers were adults at the time they cla... Read more

  • Gohmert Releases FAQ’s on The Caddo Lake National Heritage Act of 2018
    Posted in Press Releases on June 28, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) will continue to seek input from constituents to address questions and discuss the benefits of H.R. 5957 – The Caddo Lake National Heritage Are Act of 2018. He additionally released the following Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) concerning the legislation: Q: Is a Heritage Area controlled by the Federal government? Will the creation of a Heritage area increase Federal Land or impose more burdensome Federal Regulations? A: A National Heritage Area is the name f... Read more

  • Gohmert's Statement Remembering D-Day's Valiant Soldiers
    Posted in Press Releases on June 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement remembering the patriots who stormed the beaches of Normandy 74 years ago today: “Today marks the 74th anniversary of the D-Day landing in Normandy. Thousands of young Americans gave their last full measure of devotion on the battlefield that fateful day. When faced with perilous circumstances, these patriots stood firm and tall under the banner of the red, white and blue.” "We remember those courageous patriots who lost their li... Read more

  • Gohmert Honors America's Fallen Soldiers on Memorial Day
    Posted in Press Releases on May 25, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement ahead of the Memorial Day weekend –honoring America’s fallen patriots: “Memorial Day is a day we set aside to honor the men and women of our Armed Forces who made the ultimate sacrifice so that this great nation would survive in freedom. They chose to give of themselves to defend the American ideal of individual rights and self-governance for their loved ones and their country.” “Let us take this day to remember our fallen heroes... Read more

  • Gohmert Introduces The Caddo Lake National Heritage Area Act of 2018
    Posted in Press Releases on May 24, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement regarding the introduction of H.R. 5957 –Caddo Lake National Heritage Area Act of 2018: “The Caddo Lake National Heritage Area is the product of years of work with local stakeholders. This legislation will help preserve the heritage of Caddo Lake, contiguous bayous, and a portion of the Red River. This National Heritage Area designation will attract more visitors, stimulate economic growth, and preserve six land and water-based her... Read more

  • Gohmert on President Trump’s Decision to Withdraw from Iran Deal
    Posted in Press Releases on May 8, 2018 | Preview rr

    Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today regarding President Trump’s announcement that the United States will withdraw from the Iran Nuclear Deal: “Today President Trump did what may be the most consequential action in preserving the advancements of modern civilization and self-government when he announced the withdrawal by the United States from the Iran agreement.” “That agreement was, in fact, a treaty, because it affected other prior treaties, which means the ... Read more

  • Gohmert on Former First Lady Barbara Bush’s Passing
    Posted in Press Releases on April 17, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding the news of Former First Lady Barbara Bush’s death: “Former First Lady Barbara Bush exuded class, dignity, intelligence, humor, along with a love for her family and her country. She clearly was always proud of her husband, her children, her grandchildren, her state, and her nation. Kathy’s and my thoughts and prayers are with her extraordinary family during this difficult time of reflection, as we also thank God for the blessi... Read more

  • Gohmert on President Trump’s Decision to Defend Southern Border with National Guard
    Posted in Press Releases on April 4, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement today supporting President Trump’s decision to defend the southern border of the United States with our National Guard: “President Trump’s announcement to defend the United States’ border with National Guard troops is sensible, prudent, and has plenty of precedence. President Obama did the same thing, as did President George W. Bush. With reports of thousands of Central American migrants heading toward an illegal mass entrance across th... Read more

  • Gohmert Introduces Resolution Declaring Cesar Chavez's Birthday: "National Border Control Day"
    Posted in Press Releases on March 20, 2018 | Preview rr

    Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding a resolution he introduced (H. Res. 791) which would declare March 31st, Cesar Chavez’s birthday, “National Border Control Day”: “Cesar Chavez was best known for his passionate fight to gain better working environments for thousands of workers laboring in harsh conditions on farms for low wages. He also staunchly believed in sovereignty of the United States border.” “In fact, it was his firm belief that preventing illegal immi... Read more

  • Gohmert Honored with Association of the United States Navy’s “National Legislative Advocacy Award”
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2018 | Preview rr

    Last night at the United States Capitol, Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) was awarded with the Association of the United States Navy’s “National Legislative Advocacy Award.” Each year, the Association of the United States Navy (AUSN) recognizes and honors one U.S. House member and one U.S. Senator with the prestigious award. The U.S. Senator receiving the award this year was Senator Tammy Duckworth (Dem.-Illinois). The decision to award Congressman Gohmert as the sole Congressman receiving this... Read more