Louie Gohmert

#1 Priority of All Mayors This Week

I appeal to the mayors of our cities to immediately poll every schoolteacher and day care provider, especially those who’ve been serving children under 12, and find out which children are most at-risk for abuse and hunger in their community – and then within the scope of the law, act quickly to rally support and resources to protect/help these children too young to defend themselves.

Businesses Step Up To Soften Economic Blow Of Wuhan Virus

In one of the under-reported stories of the Wuhan virus economic crisis, businesses large and small have stepped up to help soften the economic blow to their employees and a public stressed by the disruption of their everyday lives. From big companies paying workers during the social distancing shutdown to small whiskey and rum distillers switching over to produce and donate hand sanitizer, the private sector has often moved faster than government.

Democrats Trying To Use Coronavirus Funding For Abortions

Under the guise of protecting people, Speaker Pelosi is working to make sure taxpayer dollars are spent covering abortion. Conservatives must be alert to the reality that Democrats and the Left will relentlessly use every vehicle available to advance their agenda, and the coronavirus panic is perfect cover for sneaking all sorts of radical measures through Congress.

Rep. Louie Gohmert Once Again Stands In The Breach

Remember when Democrat Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi said of the Obamacare bill, “We have to pass it to know what’s in it”? And remember how well that worked out? On Monday Pelosi was about to one-up that disaster by demanding that the House pass a bill that hadn’t even been written yet. Fortunately, one lone principled limited government constitutional conservative – Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas – stood in the breach to prevent that from happening.

Rep. Louie Gohmert Drops Strzok Hearing’s Bombshell Revelation

We urge CHQ readers and friends to contact Attorney General Jeff Sessions (202-514-2000) to demand that Peter Strzok be fired for dereliction of duty for failing to investigate the information presented to him by the Intelligence Community Inspector General as documented by Rep. Louie Gohmert at yesterday’s House Judiciary Committee hearing.

Conservatives In House of Representatives Go On Offense Against Mueller

A group of principled conservatives in the U.S. House of Representatives did what Speaker of the House Paul Ryan will never do – they went on offense against Robert Mueller and the rest of the insiders protecting Hillary Clinton and the worst villains of the Obama-era swamp.

A Few Conservatives Stand Against Pork Laden Disaster Relief Bill

Yesterday, 69 members of the House of Representatives, including our friends Representatives Louie Gohmert, Jeb Hensarling, Justin Amash, Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows voted against a disaster relief bill that goes far beyond disaster relief to throw good money after bad in federal subsidies and what amount to welfare payments.

Speaker Ryan's Nomination Not So Unanimous After All

Limited government consitutional hero Rep. Louie Gohmert issued a statement after yesterday's vote by Republicans to renominate Paul Ryan as Speaker saying, "I did not plan to and did not vote for or against Speaker Ryan in the election to nominate a Speaker... and have as of this writing confirmed with two other Members that they did not vote yes or no as there was no alternative."

My Eulogy of Phyllis Schlafly

By Richard A Viguerie, CHQ Chairman
I was honored to be asked to be one of those who eulogized Phyllis Schlafly this past Saturday, along with Congressman Steve King of Iowa, Congressman Louie Gohmert of Texas, Congressman Todd Akin of Missouri, founder and chairman of the Faith & Freedom Coalition Ralph Reed, and several of Phyllis’ family members. General and Mrs. John Singlaub were also in attendance.

Louie Gohmert: America’s Last Hope To Preserve Constitutional Liberty

Rep. Louie Gohmert, one man with principles – and a gut level love for his country and constitutional liberty – can do what a gallery full of House Republican mice would never dare – get mad, get emotional, get angry and confront the Democrats about what really got 50 people killed in Orlando.

Louie Gohmert confronts sit-in Dems in fiery exchange over guns

Evelyn Rupert, The Hill

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) shouted at Rep. Brad Sherman (D-Calif.) and other Democrats, yelling, "Radical Islam killed these people," pointing to posters with photos of gun violence victims. He was drowned out by chants from Democrats calling for "No bill, no break."

Obama, Ryan and McConnell Overturn Results of 2014 Midterms, Take Victory Lap

A few principled Republicans on Capitol Hill did vote “NO” on the Omnibus: Ted Cruz said he voted not just "NO, but Hell No," and Rand Paul voted "NO," but Marco Rubio? He once again skipped the vote. Please watch our free "message from the grassroots" video and then forward it to your friends to let the Republican establishment know what you think about their complete surrender to Obama.

Gohmert sticks to principle, backs Daniel Webster for Speaker

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

“Since the beginning of this contested race for Speaker of the House, it has been my pledge to support Congressman Daniel Webster,” Gohmert said in a lengthy statement on Thursday evening.

Republicans Need Bold Leadership More Than Ever

Rep. Louie Gohmert, Daily Caller

"It is a defining moment. It’s past time that we, as a body, stand firmly for those who are being oppressed by government and take up the torch of liberty to ensure this flame of freedom is not extinguished for the generations that follow us."

GOHMERT: ’NASTY’ FIGHT AHEAD AS BOEHNER PUNISHES FOES

Ian Hanchett, Breitbart

“If [FL Repub. Congressmen] Webster & Nugent are being punished, then we’re going to have another fight real quick and it’s going to be pretty nasty. We can’t let that stand if they’re going to be punished” he declared.

Palin Backs Gohmert For Speaker

Alex Griswold, Daily Caller

Palin told host Sean Hannity that she backs Rep. Louie Gohmert for the speakership, adding that America needs “new energy and time for commitment” to campaign promises, an apparent shot at Boehner.

Boehner Lackey Attacks Gohmert, Yoho

Right Scoop Staff

Boehner lackey, Rep. Tom Cole, attacked both Gohmert and Yoho for running against Boehner, calling them ‘unprofessional’ and ‘very disappointing.'

Gohmert: GOP Leaders Not On Board W/ Defunding Amnesty

Ian Hanchett, Breitbart TV

Louie Gohmert declared that GOP leaders in Congress “need to get on board” with defunding Obama’s exec. amnesty. "We promised people not amnesty, but defunding the amnesty, and Republican leaders need to get on board” he said.

House GOP Heads Trick 216 R's Into Accidentally Backing O's Amnesty

Matthew Boyle, Breitbart

Louie Gohmert exposed how John Boehner, Kevin McCarthy & Steve Scalise strengthened Obama’s executive amnesty with procedural trickery—and they did it all in the name of pushing a bill that they told R's would block Obama’s exec. amnesty. 

Principled Conservatives Oppose The GOP Leadership’s Phony Vote On Amnesty

A few principled conservatives, such as Representatives Marlin Stutzman of Indiana and Louie Gohmert of Texas, got it right and voted against the House GOP leadership's phony amnesty bill.