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Louie Gohmert's Public Statements on Issue: Military Personnel

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
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 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
May 26, 2014 Gohmert Honors Fallen Patriots on Memorial Day
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
April 3, 2014 Money Doesn't Buy
Jan. 16, 2014 First Constitutional Duty: Provide for our Common Defense
Nov. 14, 2013 Religious Freedom in the Military
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
Sept. 28, 2013 Pay Our Military Act
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
July 26, 2013 We Need To Get To The Bottom Of What Truly Happened In Benghazi
Feb. 15, 2013 Threats to the United States
Jan. 23, 2013 Administration in Review
Jan. 15, 2013 Administration in Review
Nov. 15, 2012 Violence in the Middle East
Aug. 17, 2012 Defense Policy - Ensuring Pay for Our Military
May 18, 2012 Authorization for Use of Military Force
Feb. 27, 2012 Freedom Under Assault
Dec. 15, 2011 Reining in Spending
Dec. 14, 2011 Rep. Gohmert Votes for the National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 12, 2011 Eternal Vigilance
Dec. 6, 2011 Changes in Membership Requirements for Blue Star Mothers of America, Inc.
Nov. 16, 2011 Balanced Budget Amendment
Nov. 4, 2011 Domestic and International Affairs
Sept. 12, 2011 Remembering 9/11
Aug. 17, 2011 Ensuring Pay for Our Military
July 15, 2011 Military.com - Fighting for Troops' Money Amid Debt Debate
July 8, 2011 The Truth
July 7, 2011 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2012
June 23, 2011 Rep. Gohmert's Statement on President Obama's Afghanistan Speech
June 16, 2011 Tribute to Chief Warrant Officer Bradley Gaudet and Remarks on Afghanistan
April 8, 2011 Pay The Military
April 6, 2011 No Appropriated Funds
April 1, 2011 Obamacare
April 1, 2011 House Republicans Introduce Bill to Pay Military During Government Shutdown
March 31, 2011 Congressman Louie Gohmert Introduces Bill to Guarantee Military Gets Paid On Time if Government Shuts Down
March 30, 2011 What's So Special About Libya?
Dec. 22, 2010 This is No Way to Run a Government
Dec. 17, 2010 Courage of Conviction
Dec. 15, 2010 Don't Ask, Don't Tell Repeal Act of 2010
Nov. 16, 2010 Reducing the Deficit
July 27, 2010 Student Loans
June 22, 2010 The Emporer's New Clothes
June 10, 2010 Under Discussion
May 28, 2010 The Week at a Glance in Congress
May 27, 2010 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011
May 27, 2010 Legal Cesspools
May 6, 2010 The Financial Bailout Bill
May 5, 2010 Letter To Robert Gates, Secretary Of Defense - National Day of Prayer
Feb. 12, 2010 Op-Ed: Use Military Tribunals To Handle Terror Suspects
Jan. 13, 2010 Terrorist Attacks On America
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