Foreign Policy

Rep. Louie Gohmert’s Statement Supporting Israel following Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Address

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Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement today giving strong support to our ally Israel after listening to Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu address a Joint Session of Congress: “A true leader does not only motivate crowds with intrepid language but leads by example and commands by decisive action. It was an honor to have—a true leader— Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu address a Jo...

Rep. Gohmert Applauds Speaker Boehner for Inviting Israeli Prime Minister to Address a Joint Session of Congress

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After almost a year of efforts by Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) culminating in a recent letter drafted by Congressman Gohmert and signed by 53 other members of Congress, urging the Speaker to invite Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel, Speaker Boehner announced his intention to invite the Prime Minister to address a joint meeting of Congress during his official visit to the United States next...

Rep. Louie Gohmert Presents Resolution to Support Israel’s Right to Defend its Sovereignty

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Congressman Gohmert (TX-01) will introduce a resolution next week supporting Israel’s right to defend its independence. “Now is the time to show with great certainty exactly where we stand and with whom we stand,” said Rep. Gohmert. “In light of the ongoing events in Egypt, it is critical that this Congress show support for our close allies. This administration has undermined and snubbed Israel ti...