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Louie Gohmert Wishes Obama Led Like His Black High School Coach

Louie Gohmert Wishes Obama Led Like His Black High School Coach

Julia Craven  01.21.2015
WASHINGTON -- In his State of the Union address Tuesday, President Barack Obama touched on the turmoil in many cities where African-Americans...
John Boehner Retains Position As House Speaker Despite Some GOP Opposition

John Boehner Retains Position As House Speaker Despite Some GOP Opposition

Michael McAuliff  01. 6.2015
WASHINGTON -- The House of Representatives voted Tuesday to once again make John Boehner its speaker, handing the Ohio Republican the gavel...
New Congress Getting Sworn In With GOP In Charge

New Congress Getting Sworn In With GOP In Charge

AP  01. 6.2015
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a blend of pageantry and politics, Republicans took complete control of Congress for the first time in eight years...
Louie Gohmert For House Speaker?

Louie Gohmert For House Speaker?

Elise Foley  01. 4.2015
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) launched a long-shot campaign Sunday for speaker of the House of Representatives, in the latest...
GOP Says Obama Pushes Popular Immigration Policies to Win Votes. Er, That's Called Democracy.

GOP Says Obama Pushes Popular Immigration Policies to Win Votes. Er, That's Called Democracy.

Ian Reifowitz  11.25.2014
Supporting a policy that has strong, majority support not only from Latinos or Asians but Americans overall isn't pandering to anyone....
Louie Gohmert Wins Midterm Election Against Shirley McKellar

Louie Gohmert Wins Midterm Election Against Shirley McKellar

Paige Lavender  11. 4.2014
Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) defeated his opponent, Democrat Shirley McKellar, in Tuesday's midterm election. Gohmert was first elected...
GOP Lawmakers Continue To Stoke Ebola Fears

GOP Lawmakers Continue To Stoke Ebola Fears

Amanda Gutterman  10. 2.2014
With fears running high after the first case of Ebola was diagnosed in the U.S., Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas)...
Louie Gohmert's Still Hung Up On Eric Holder's 'Buddy' Dig

Louie Gohmert's Still Hung Up On Eric Holder's 'Buddy' Dig

09. 9.2014
WASHINGTON -- Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) hasn't forgotten his "buddy" Eric Holder and their spat about oversight within the Justice Department. The...
Gohmert: Obama's ‘Muslim Brothers' Preventing Further Action Against Terrorists In Iraq

Gohmert: Obama's ‘Muslim Brothers' Preventing Further Action Against Terrorists In Iraq

ThinkProgress  08.21.2014
A Republican congressman warned Americans that President Obama would not be able to adequately protect the nation from the threat posed...
Republicans Sink to a New Low by Stalling a Well-deserved Resolution Honoring Pope Francis

Republicans Sink to a New Low by Stalling a Well-deserved Resolution Honoring Pope Francis

H. A. Goodman  07.31.2014
When a source of inspiration and spiritual guidance for Catholics around the world is deemed "too liberal" by House Republicans, it's quite...

Wanna Know Why Republicans Can't Give Up Calling Obama 'Not American'? They've Got Nothing Else.

Ian Reifowitz  07.28.2014
The question remains: Why do Republicans come back, over and over, to this kind of thing, to peddling a cocktail of fear mixed with hate?...
Republicans Have Some Truly Horrifying Theories About The Children Crossing The Border

Republicans Have Some Truly Horrifying Theories About The Children Crossing The Border

Natasha Bach  07.22.2014
Since the beginning of October, more than 57,000 unaccompanied children have been caught at the U.S.-Mexico border trying to enter the...
Addicted Republicans Wage War on Latino Voters

Addicted Republicans Wage War on Latino Voters

Fernando Espuelas  07.20.2014
Republicans really can't help themselves -- when they see an opportunity to irritate the Latino electorate, they go for it with gusto....
Louie Gohmert Proves God's Existence With One Simple Equation

Louie Gohmert Proves God's Existence With One Simple Equation

Shadee Ashtari  07.10.2014
Mocking non-believers for failing to grasp the logic behind the existence of God, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) cited an exchange with the...