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Rep. Gohmert Issues Statement on Rep. Cheney's GOP Conference Chair Removal

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement regarding Rep. Cheney's removal as GOP Conference Chair: "There are more important issues that we should be talking about today, rather than Liz Cheney and her interpersonal relationships. How about the two U.S. pipelines that are being held hostage at the moment: one by the cyber-attackers and one by the Biden Administration? Fuel prices t...

Rep. Gohmert Issues Statement on President Biden’s Invitation-Only Joint Session of Congress Address

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement on President Biden’s invitation-only Joint Session of Congress Address: “Under the guise of COVID-19 safety protocols, the President, or people making his decisions, have not invited all members of both Houses of Congress to attend Wednesday evening’s speech. Instead, they have broken the Biden administration’s pledge of unity, making his s...

Rep. Gohmert Amendment to Reparations Bill Seeks to Determine if Democratic Party Should Pay Funds

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Last night, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) offered an amendment to H.R. 40, the Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-Americans Act, to determine whether or not the Democratic Party should be responsible for any compensation to descendants of slavery in the United States given the party’s longstanding support for the barbaric practice. “Throughout American history, one polit...

Letter: Rep. Gohmert Requests Answers from DHS & HHS on Destinations of Illegal Immigrants Entering U.S.

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As widespread abuse and criminality pour over the U.S.-Mexico border thanks to the Biden Administration’s manufactured crisis, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) led a letter to Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra requesting the following: • The name and location of each U.S. city and town where illegal immigrant...

Rep. Gohmert Responds After Ethics Committee Denies Appeal to Metal Detector Fine

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement after the House Ethics Committee denied his appeal to overturn the Speaker’s unconstitutional fine in a 5-5 vote along party lines with the requirement of a majority to overturn the fine: "Multiple witnesses watched Speaker Pelosi avoid metal detectors and avoid being wanded when she entered the House Floor that same day that I DID go throu...

Rep. Gohmert Mourns the Loss of His Father

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The Office of Congressman Louie Gohmert released the following statement: Louis B. Gohmert, age 95 of Mt. Pleasant and father of Congressman Louie Gohmert, passed away at a Tyler hospital Thursday morning. He will be sorely missed by his family and all who knew and loved him.

Rep. Gohmert Introduces Bill to Honor U.S. Capitol Police

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Today, Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) introduced a bill honoring the U.S. Capitol Police. The Congressman issued the following statement about the legislation: “Speaker Pelosi’s bill, HR 1085, does not honor anyone, but rather seeks to drive a narrative that isn’t substantiated by known facts. We absolutely do want to show our gratitude and respect for the U.S. Capitol Police, so I removed the Speake...

Rep. Gohmert on Newsmax: Biden Administration Created the Border Crisis

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) joined Newsmax's John Bachman today, along with Rep. Andy Biggs to discuss the latest on the crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border and President Biden's address to the nation on the COVID-19 pandemic. Rep. Gohmert criticized the Biden Administration for enacting policies which created the crisis at the border. "Let me tell you, John, when you hear the term unaccompanied minor...

Rep. Gohmert: Bipartisan Background Checks Act Penalizes Law-Abiding Americans

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) spoke during today's floor debate in consideration of H.R.8, the Bipartisan Background Checks Act, which would require universal background checks for all firearm sales, to include private sales. The bill would penalize law-abiding Americans and infringe upon their Second Amendment rights. "And we’re told...that this will save lives, and yet there is not one single mass ...

Rep. Gohmert Reacts to Biden Administration's Border Crisis

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) joined Newsmax's Chris Salcedo today to discuss the Biden Administration's out of control border crisis. "It isn't just a border crisis, it is a national crisis," said the Congressman. "If anybody really cares deeply about those people coming in illegally across our southern border, the best thing we can do, the most loving and kind and caring thing we can do is totally ...