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Louie Gohmert's Public Statements on Issue: Immigration

Full Name: Louie Gohmert
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 1, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2004
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 1
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Kathy; 3 Children: Katy, Caroline, Sarah
Birth Date: 08/18/1953
Birth Place: Pittsburgh, TX
Home City: Tyler, TX
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
June 26, 2014 Immigration Crisis
June 18, 2014 Amnesty
June 18, 2014 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015
June 10, 2014 The Decline and Fall of Great Civilizations
June 9, 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015
July 16, 2013 Immigration Reform
July 12, 2013 NEWSMAX - Rep. Gohmert: House Is Not Trying to Duck Immigration
July 8, 2013 Immigration
July 8, 2013 Immigration
June 5, 2013 Fox News - Border Apprehensions Wildly Exaggerated in Formula Behind Senate Bill, Say Critics
June 5, 2013 Fox News - Border Apprehensions Wildly Exaggerated in Formula Behind Senate Bill, Say Critics
April 30, 2013 The Daily Caller - A Day in the Life of Louie Gohmert
April 29, 2013 Rare.us - Decker's Rare Access: 5 Questions WithÂ… REP. LOUIE GOHMERT: FBI's willful blindness enabled Boston terror attack
April 29, 2013 USA Today - Bombing shows immigration flaws: Rep. Louie Gohmert
April 23, 2013 Terrorism & the Hard Truth
April 12, 2013 Issues of the Day
April 10, 2013 Restoring the Rule of Law and Reestablishing the Pillars of American Exceptionalism
Aug. 23, 2012 Texas Republicans Support ICE Agents Suing Administration Over Amnesty Program
June 27, 2012 There Goes the Rule of Law
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Nov. 18, 2010 Illegal Immigration
Aug. 26, 2010 Rep. Gohmert responds to the Administration's dismissal of deportation cases
Aug. 12, 2010 CNN "Anderson Cooper 360" - Transcript
June 17, 2010 American Exceptionalism
May 26, 2010 Illegal Immigration and the Economy
May 26, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Janet Napolitano, Secretary of Homeland Security
April 28, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Barack Obama, President Of The United States Of America
July 23, 2008 Gohmert Amendment Enforces Border Security
April 30, 2008 Hearing of the House Judiciary Committee's Immigration, Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law Subcommittee: Wasted Vistas, Growing Backlogs
Sept. 27, 2007 Gohmert Pushes to Prevent Gap in SCHIP Funding as Fiscal Year Closes
Sept. 5, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on the Judiciary - Warrantless Surveillance and the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act
Oct. 26, 2006 Press Release - Bush Signs Secure Fence Act, Rep. Gohmert Responds
Sept. 26, 2006 Press Releases - Rep. Gohmert Votes to Help Secure our Nation's Borders
Sept. 14, 2006 Press Releases - Rep. Gohmert Votes to Secure Border
Sept. 12, 2006 CNN Lou Dobbs Tonight - Transcript
Aug. 18, 2006 Rep. Gohmert Participates in El Paso Immigration Field Hearing
June 15, 2006 Message from the Senate
April 4, 2006 Cut Unnecessary Tab Act
March 16, 2006 72 Members Tell Senate: Enforcement First, No Amnesty
March 1, 2006 The Official Truth Squad
Feb. 8, 2006 Rep. Gohmert Meets with Border Sheriffs
Dec. 16, 2005 Rep. Gohmert Amendment Unanimously Accepted by House of Representatives
Dec. 15, 2005 Border Protection, Antiterrorism and Illegal Immigration Control Act of 2005
Sept. 21, 2005 Rep. Gohmert: State of Emergency Along Border
Sept. 8, 2005 Rep. Gohmert Votes to Pass Safe Act Out of Immigraton Subcommittee
May 12, 2005 Rep. Gohmert Chairs Judiciary Hearing on Illiegal Immigration
March 10, 2005 Hearing of House Subcommittee on Immigration, Border Security, and Claims - Interior Immigration Enforcement Resources
Feb. 10, 2005 Gohmert Votes to Eliminate Terrorist Loophole
Feb. 7, 2005 Gohmert Acts to Improve Border Security
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Border Security and Illegal Immigration
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