Economics and Public Finance

Gohmert Votes Against Mortgage "Cram-Down" That will Diminish Home Loans for Young Couples

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Louie Gohmert released the following statement following the House’s passage of H.R. 1106, the Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009, a bill that allows bankruptcy judges to “cram-down” the principal balance of mortgage loans for borrowers facing home foreclosure and unfairly leaving responsible borrowers to pay for the homes of their neighbors

Walking the Walk

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By ELVIN TAYLOR I would like to urge our school system, city and county to refuse the millions of dollars offered by the recently passed stimulus bill. Our Congressman Louie Gohmert and Sens. John Cornyn and Kay Bailey Hutchison were opposed to this bill and if we accept the money, it would indicate that we do not approve of their actions.