Economics and Public Finance

The Ted Pledge

| Posted in In The News

The Republican "Pledge to America" is a step in the right direction, but we should never settle for simply better. We always should demand much better. A return to excellence would be nice, wouldn't it?

YouCut the Federal Budget

| Posted in E-Newsletter

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The YouCut initiative is a multi-week series during which constituents from the First District of Texas can join with others from across the country to tell the House of Representatives what items to cut from the federal budget.

Rep. Gohmert Votes Against Deceptive 'Doc Fix,' Supports Fiscally Responsible Alternative Plan

| Posted in Press Releases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) criticized the House’s passage of an unfunded and deceptive “Doc Fix,” instead voting for and supporting a more fiscally responsible alternative plan that would not add to the deficit and protect doctors, seniors and future generations.