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Louie Gohmert's Public Statements

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
March 26, 2014 Gohmert's Remarks on Obamacare's Denial of Right to Religious Beliefs
March 25, 2014 The Constitutionality of Abortion-Inducing Drugs in Obamacare
March 25, 2014 Our First Freedom
March 24, 2014 Religious Freedom in the Constitution
March 24, 2014 World Net Daily - New Developments for U.S. Pastor Jailed in Iran
March 19, 2014 The Hill - Obama No Match for KGB's Putin, Says GOP's Rep. Gohmert
March 18, 2014 The Sam Johnson Journal
March 12, 2014 Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014
March 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Benghazi Terrorists Be Brought to Justice
March 5, 2014 Gohmert Votes Against Bill to Provide Loan Guarantees to the Ukraine
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
March 4, 2014 Letter to Margaret Hamburg, Commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration - Approve Treatments for Rare Diseases
Feb. 26, 2014 Letter to Eric H. Holder, Attorney General of the United States - Jones Votes to End IRS Targeting of Conservative
Feb. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Portman Leads Bipartisan Effort Calling on Obama Administration to Push for Release of American Pastor from Iran
Feb. 25, 2014 World Net Daily - Congressman Rips 'Lackluster' Response to Texas Terror Camp
Feb. 25, 2014 Gohmert's Response to Announced Military Cuts
Feb. 20, 2014 Letter to Andres Alcantar, Chairman of the Texas Workforce Commission, and Ronald G. Congleton & Hope Andradem Commissioners of the Texas Workforce Commission - Urging Texas Participation in Pilot Program for Food Stamp Reform
Feb. 12, 2014 Gohmert Votes Against Increasing The Debt Limit
Feb. 12, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Reveal Top Line Intelligence Spending Levels in FY2015 Budget
Feb. 10, 2014 Shame on You
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Dave Camp, Chairman of the Committee on Ways and Means, and Sander Levin, Ranking Member of the Committee on Ways and Means - State and Local Sales Tax Deduction Extension
Jan. 29, 2014 Gohmert's Statement on the FARRM Bill
Jan. 29, 2014 America's Foreign Policy
Jan. 21, 2014 Houston Chronicle: Parents Ought to be Told before Minor Daughter Can Get Abortion
Jan. 17, 2014 Letter to Curtis Marez, President of the American Studies Association - Condemning Academic Boycott of Israel
Jan. 16, 2014 First Constitutional Duty: Provide for our Common Defense
Jan. 15, 2014 Conflict in the Middle East
Jan. 8, 2014 An Important Time In American History
Dec. 13, 2013 Rep. Louie Gohmert Votes Against President's Unilateral Military Authority
Dec. 12, 2013 Budget Deal Violates My Principles
Dec. 11, 2013 A Lesson in How Far This Country Has Moved
Dec. 3, 2013 Don't Repeat North Korea Mistake with Iran
Nov. 25, 2013 FOX "Hannity" - Transcript - Iran
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Nov. 21, 2013 Gohmert Introduces The "Parental Notification and Intervention Act"
Nov. 21, 2013 Obamacare
Nov. 20, 2013 Protecting States' Rights to Promote American Energy Security Act
Nov. 18, 2013 The Abuse of Power by the IRS
Nov. 15, 2013 Obamacare
Nov. 14, 2013 Religious Freedom in the Military
Nov. 14, 2013 Olson Introduces Articles of Impeachment Against Eric Holder
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Department of the Interior - Plan to Designate National Monuments Without Congressional Approval
Nov. 12, 2013 Franks, 39 Colleagues File Court Brief to Overturn Obamacare for Violating Clause of the Constitution
Nov. 7, 2013 Gohmert Vows to Continue Fight Against Affordable Care Act Rollout
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Keep Farm and Food Stamp Policy Seperate
Oct. 30, 2013 Health Care and Voter Registration Enrollment
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 More Problems With Affordable Care Act
Oct. 24, 2013 Letter to Frank Lucas, Chair House Agriculture Committee - Maintaing Reforms in Farm Bill
Oct. 23, 2013 The Obamacare Debacle
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