Representative Louie Gohmert's Public Statements


Full Name: Louie Gohmert
Current Office: U.S. House - 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
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8/25/14 Garrett Leads Letter to IRS Commissioner on Religious Freedom 8/13/14 Straight Talk 8/13/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, and Kevin McCarthy, Majority Leader of the House - End the Wind Production Tax Credit 8/01/14 Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5230, The Secure the Southwest Border Act of 2014; Providing for Consideration of H.R. 5272, Prohibitions Relating to Deferred Action for Aliens; and Providing for Consideration of Motions to Suspend the Rules 7/31/14 Letter to Michael Huerta, Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration - Keep Dubuque Air Traffic Control Tower Open 7/29/14 Christian Persecution in Iraq 7/28/14 Blog: Until We Stop The Flood, We Will Never Overcome This Border Crisis 7/24/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Border Crisis 7/23/14 Christian Genocide 7/22/14 The Crisis at Our Southern Border 7/22/14 Conditions in Israel 7/16/14 America, The Attractive Nuisance 7/16/14 Gohmert Continues His Firm Stand with Israel 7/15/14 The Violence in Israel 7/11/14 States' Rights 7/11/14 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - National Public Forestry Legislation 7/10/14 These Are the Times That Try Men's Souls 7/09/14 Gohmert Responds to The Arab American Institute Regarding Murder of Palestinian Youth 6/26/14 Immigration Crisis 6/25/14 Reps. Gohmert & Flores Introduce Bill to Find Missing IRS Emails 6/23/14 House Members Introduce Bill to Prohibit Guantanamo Transfers Until Obama Administration Rationalizes Release of Taliban Leaders 6/18/14 Amnesty 6/18/14 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015 6/17/14 Letter to Penny Pritzker, Secretary of Commerce - Level Playing Field For U.S. Steel Manufacturers 6/13/14 The Blaze- Louie Gohmert Meets With Mothers of Kidnapped Nigerian Girls: "Boko Haram Is Our Enemy Too' 6/12/14 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Broadband Conncection 6/12/14 Terrorist Activity 6/11/14 Terrorist Activity 6/10/14 The Decline and Fall of Great Civilizations 6/09/14 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 6/06/14 Rep. Louie Gohmert's Statement on The 70th Anniversary of D-Day 6/03/14 Gohmert on Obama's New EPA Regulations 6/02/14 Gohmert on Palestinian Unity Government of Fatah and Hamas 6/02/14 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader - Bring the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act to a Vote 5/30/14 Gohmert's Statement on Secretary Shinseki's Resignation 5/26/14 Gohmert Honors Fallen Patriots on Memorial Day 5/22/14 National Defense Authorization Act and Current Events 5/19/14 The Longview News Journal - It is Time to Kill Obamacare Before It Kills Americans 5/19/14 Clandestine Intelligence Activities 5/16/14 Franks, 42 Colleagues File Court Brief to Overturn Obamacare for Violating Origination Clause 5/13/14 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs- Calls for IG Investigation of Central Texas VA Facilities Following Allegations of Misconduct 5/09/14 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - School Nutrition Regulations 5/08/14 Gohmert Votes To Hold Lerner in Contempt of Congress 5/08/14 The House Just Voted on Lois Lerner's Fate in IRS Scandal -- And It's Not Good News for Her 5/02/14 Gohmert Applauds Announcement For Select Committee on Benghazi 4/28/14 Gohmert Calls for Secretary John Kerry To Stand Down 4/28/14 Rep. Gohmert on Veteran Deaths at VA: 'This Is Where Obamacare Is Going' 4/10/14 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities 4/10/14 War on Conservatives 4/10/14 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets