Louie Gohmert

Louie Gohmert

TEXAS' 1st DISTRICT

Feds Using Texas Hospitals to Evaluate Illegal Immigrants

2014/07/09

HOUSTON, Texas--Breitbart Texas has learned that hospitals based in Southern Texas are being utilized to evaluate and treat illegal immigrants before they are sent to housing facilities around the country. The revelation could help justify claims that the tidal wave of Central Americans entering the U.S. illegally each day will clog up U.S. hospitals. 

Margaret Althoff-Olivas, Director of Public Affairs for University Medical Center (UMC) of El Paso, told Breitbart Texas, "The U.S. Border Patrol (BP) has established a rotating schedule for area hospitals to medically evaluate detainees associated with the recent influx of Central American immigrants. According to the BP, all must be medically cleared before being transferred to detention centers."

UMC El Paso Public Affairs Coordinator Renee Saavedra added that "five El Paso hospitals are currently treating [the] immigrants."

Most illegal immigrants are captured in Texas' Rio Grande Valley (RGV) and it is unclear if they are being screened prior to being sent to El Paso and other U.S. cities for processing and further screening, or if the secondary location screening is the first medical treatment the illegal immigrants are receiving. If the illegal immigrants are being transported via chartered commercial airliners prior to being screened, any U.S. citizen who flies on the aircraft afterwards could potentially face health risks. 

Several Texas politicians have spoken out on the effects the illegal immigrants could have on public health. 

Former Texas Congressman Ron Paul recently told NewsMax, "Our hospitals have already been under siege by immigrants. And with these thousands, tens of thousands, who knows how many [children] ... you're going to see some very serious health problems ... We've already overburdened many hospitals."

Paul argued that "free," taxpayer subsidized healthcare only further incentivizes illegal immigrants to cross the border. 

Many others, however, claim that screening the illegal immigrants for diseases is necessary to reduce the risk of a potential public health crisis. 

Several diseases have already been identified within the migrant population. In June Breitbart Texas reported that one Central American who entered the U.S. illegally was confirmed as having the Swine Flu, also known as the H1N1 flu. In response, 2,000 H1N1 vaccinations were brought to the Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, where more than 1,000 illegal immigrant minors are currently staying.  

Congressman Louie Gohmert told Breitbart Texas that President Obama's U.S. Department of Health and Human Services--the agency currently caring for many of the unaccompanied minors--is not doing an adequate job of screening and treating diseases. 

"I can tell you that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is not taking charge of the undocumented children in any kind of reasonable time frame as they are absolutely required to do," Gohmert told Breitbart Texas. "It is becoming more and more apparent that the Obama administration’s reckless disregard for enforcing this nation’s laws at the border has become a reckless disregard for human health and life. Even when they spend a hundred times more than necessary, they can’t even build a website."

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Gohmert Responds to The Arab American Institute Regarding Murder of Palestinian Youth

2014/07/09

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement in response to a request from The Arab American Institute regarding the heinous murder of Mohammed Abu Khdeir:

“The loss of any innocent life is absolutely tragic. Our hearts break for any family who loses a loved one, regardless of who they are, which obviously includes Palestinians or Israelis. The reason the Israeli kidnappings and deaths prompted a statement from me was because after the atrocity against the Israeli boys, Hamas and other Palestinians rejoiced and praised the killers of the teenage Israelis as "heroes." In fact, the murderers of the Israeli boys are still walking free and at large in society; whereas, the Israeli government has arrested and condemned the extremist individuals suspected of killing the Palestinian boy. It appears the Israeli government is acting in concordance with the law and the Palestinians are allowing murderers to get away with their heinous crimes. The Israeli government did not require outside statements of condemnation in order to do the right thing.”

Congressman Louie Gohmert is the Vice Chair of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security. Prior to being elected to serve in Congress, Louie was elected to three terms as District Judge in Smith County, Texas. He also served as Chief Justice of Texas'12th Court of Appeals.

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Gohmert: US Will Become ‘Third World Nation’ If Feds Don’t Enforce Immigration Laws

2014/07/01

Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, warns that the United States will become a third world nation if the federal government does not enforce its immigration laws.

Speaking to “The Sean Hannity Show,” the Republican lawmaker said the country will be destroyed if the U.S. continues to allow thousands of immigrants to cross the border illegally.

“You’ve got to follow the law. You cannot bring hundreds of thousands of people in this country without destroying the country,” Gohmert told Hannity. “Then there’s no place that people can dream about coming.”

Gohmert stated that it’s the government’s job to defend the U.S. “against anybody that would overwhelm the country and bring it down.”

“It’s always been such an irony, though, that people would flee a country that’s got … drug cartels, people that ignore the law, or bribe people to look the other way,” Gohmert said. “So they don’t have jobs there so they come to the United States because we’ve mostly been a nation of laws where the rule of law matters. But then once they are here, they say now we want you to ignore the rule of law, which ironically is like the country they came from.”

Gohmert continued: “Either we’re going to enforce our law and remain strong economically and otherwise, or we ignore the rule of law and go to being a third world nation.”

Gohmert’s comments come as President Barack Obama announced Monday that he will not rely on Congress and take executive actions to fix much of the immigration system as he can on his own.

Even as Obama blamed House Republicans for frustrating him on immigration, Obama asked Congress for more money and additional authority to deal with the unexpected crisis of a surge of unaccompanied Central American youths arriving by the thousands at the Southern border. Obama wants flexibility to speed the youths’ deportations and $2 billion in new money to hire more immigration judges and open more detention facilities, requests that got a cool reception from congressional Republicans and angered advocates.

Obama’s announcement came almost a year to the day after the Senate passed a historic immigration bill that would have spent billions to secure the border and offered a path to citizenship for many of the 11.5 million people now here illegally. Despite the efforts of an extraordinary coalition of businesses, unions, religious leaders, law enforcement officials and others, the GOP-led House never acted.

“Our country and our economy would be stronger today if House Republicans had allowed a simple yes-or-no vote on this bill or, for that matter, any bill,” Obama said in the Rose Garden. “They’d be following the will of the majority of the American people, who support reform. And instead they’ve proven again and again that they’re unwilling to stand up to the tea party in order to do what’s best for the country.”

Obama said that House Speaker John Boehner, R-Ohio, informed him last week that the House would not be taking up immigration legislation this year.

A growing number of advocates and congressional Democrats already have declared immigration dead, the victim, in part, of internal GOP politics, with the most conservative lawmakers resisting the calls of party leaders to back action and revive the GOP’s standing with Latino voters. The Central American migrant surge, along with the surprise defeat of House Majority Leader Eric Cantor at the hands of an upstart candidate from the right who accused him of backing “amnesty,” helped kill whatever chances remain.

Boehner blamed Obama for the outcome.

“I told the president what I have been telling him for months: the American people and their elected officials don’t trust him to enforce the law as written. Until that changes, it is going to be difficult to make progress on this issue,” he said. Boehner called Obama’s plan to go it alone “sad and disappointing.”

Obama directed Homeland Security Department Secretary Jeh Johnson and Attorney General Eric Holder to present him by the end of the summer with steps he can take without congressional approval.

The Border Patrol has apprehended more than 52,000 child immigrants traveling on their own since October.

Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Va., chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, accused Obama of seeking a “blank check” with no real solutions. “President Obama created this disaster at our Southern border and now he is asking American taxpayers to foot the bill,” said Goodlatte.

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Reps. Gohmert & Flores Introduce Bill to Find Missing IRS Emails

2014/06/25

U.S. Representatives Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) and Bill Flores (R-Texas) have introduced legislation that provides incentives to find former IRS director Lois Lerner’s missing emails.

"It seems that each time the IRS has evidence that will either prove with certainty its guilt or innocence, the evidence disappears which both common sense and the law indicate the evidence such as emails must have proved the IRS’s impropriety if not outright crimes. It is time the IRS either comes clean, or has a special prosecutor to clean it up. This bill should help in the interim," Congressman Gohmert said.

“I find it very hard to believe that the emails from Lois Lerner are lost and unrecoverable. It is very convenient that the IRS is unable to turn over any of the communications from the central figure responsible for the inappropriate targeting of conservative groups. We will not sit idly by as the IRS continues to work to cover up its blatant abuse of government power,” Congressman Flores said.

“Lois Lerner’s involvement in the planning and execution of beliefs-based IRS targeting can only stay hidden for so long. By providing these incentives we can get people to reveal the hidden truths behind this egregious cover up,” Flores stated. “It is time to hold the IRS’ feet to the fire and for them to come clean about Lois Lerner’s involvement. I remain committed to uncovering the truth and ensuring that all federal agencies are working to serve the American public with integrity and fairness.”

The Identify and Recover Sent E-mails (IRS) Act (H.R. 4958) would award any individual or group who can recover Lois Lerner’s lost emails $1,000,000 and award $500,000 for information regarding the destruction of the emails that can be used for prosecution of the individuals involved. These rewards would come from the unobligated balances from the IRS fiscal year 2014 budget. Additionally, this legislation would cut salaries at the IRS by 20 percent, until the emails are recovered.

Text of the IRS Act

Congressman Louie Gohmert is the Vice Chair of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security. Prior to being elected to serve in Congress, Louie was elected to three terms as District Judge in Smith County, Texas. He also served as Chief Justice of Texas'12th Court of Appeals.

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First Swine Flu Case Diagnosed Among Illegal Alien Children at Texas Base

2014/06/25

A young illegal immigrant child from Central America was diagnosed with swine flu Friday after crossing the Texas-Mexico border, necessitating 2,000 vaccines be shipped to Lackland Air Force Base to treat people who may have been exposed, U.S. authorities confirmed to TheBlaze.

Health and Human Services spokesman Kenneth Wolfe told TheBlaze, Wednesday that the child being housed at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, was recently hospitalized and diagnosed with H1N1.

“The child is responding to treatment and is being monitored,” said Wolfe. “While this is an isolated case, we are continuing proactive measures to protect public health and closely monitoring all the children at Lackland and other UAC facilities.”

The child was diagnosed after being transported from a border holding facility to the base, where he showed signs of illness and had to be hospitalized. It’s the first known case of the H1N1 virus to be diagnosed among the recent surge of unaccompanied immigrant children to arrive at the base, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) said.

“We are told the sick child was feverish for several days before being sent for medical treatment,” Gohmert said.  “Having spent the weekend on our border, I can tell you that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is not taking charge of the undocumented children in any kind of reasonable time frame as they are absolutely required to do.”

The H1N1 diagnosis coincides with federal law enforcement and health officials along the border raising concerns that immigrants crossing into the United States are not being properly screened before being transported to other holding facilities throughout the country.
 

The child was described as being extremely ill before recovering in the hospital and had made contact with a number of people for several days during the contagious stages of the virus, according to sources with knowledge of the case.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s office did not immediately return a request for comment.

The H1N1 virus caused a worldwide pandemic in 2009 and is experiencing an uptick in the U.S. this year, according to the Department of Health and Human Services.

A representative from the Centers for Disease Control did not respond to a request for comment from TheBlaze about the H1N1 case. The CDC last week deferred all health questions regarding the recent illegal immigrant surge to Kenneth Wolfe, the deputy public affairs director at the HHS’ Administration for Children and Families. Wolfe did not return emails or calls regarding the H1N1 case on Tuesday.

Wolfe told TheBlaze last week that all unaccompanied immigrant children are medically screened after they are transferred from Border Patrol custody.

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EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Foreign Children Captured at Border

2014/06/23

MCALLEN, Texas—Congressman Louie Gohmert (R-TX) witnessed the capture of nearly fifty illegal immigrants during a visit to the Texas border crisis region. Breitbart Texas toured the Rio Grande River border area with the Congressman and observed the U.S. Border Patrol's intake process and shot the exclusive photos embedded below of the capture of the women and children crossing the border. 

As the sun began to set in South Texas, Gohmert met with agents of the border patrol just east of the Anzalduas International Bridge, near Mission, Texas. The agents had just captured twenty-seven of the illegal immigrants who had completed the long journey from their home countries of Honduras and Guatemala. Agents told the Congressman that nearly all of the captured women and children come from Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

During the tour of the river, the agents demonstrated the night vision equipment they use to help determine when people are about to cross the river. This particular area is a peninsula. There is only one way off the narrow peninsula and agents said the people crossing the river walk right into their hands. There is nowhere else for them to go.

It was clear these people were not trying to avoid detection and capture. Their journey was complete. Congressman Gohmert asked one of the mothers who had three small children with her, why she had made this long and dangerous trek. The interpreter translated her answer, “My friends told me if I came here my children would get a good education.”

She explained she spent about $5,000 for her and her three children to be brought to Texas by coyotes. They traversed Mexico by bus and were immediately taken from the bus station in Reynosa, Mexico, to the river where a “taxi driver” would take them across the river on a small raft. She indicated she was headed to meet up with her husband. He has been working in a restaurant in North Carolina for about four years.

Breitbart Texas witnessed an area on the peninsula where rafts and life jackets had been captured and destroyed. Earlier in the day, a Hidalgo County Precinct 3 deputy constable told Breitbart Texas, the people running these rafts across the river had recently begun using life jackets on the small children.

Throughout the night, Breitbart Texas and Congressman Gohmert witnessed the capture and processing of nearly fifty illegal immigrants. Not a single adult male was with the groups. Some of the children were as young as two or three years-old. Most were from Guatemala and a few were from Honduras.

Congressman Gohmert was clearly touched by witnessing the capture of these people. The children were scared and some were crying. After witnessing this, the Congressman gave the children some comfort by giving them some small candy bars. He said they were clearly hungry and grabbed them up immediately.

After the Congressman departed the area Breitbart Texas witnessed one final capture of illegal immigrants who had just crossed the border. This was out on a public road about a mile west of the previous capture locations. This was yet another group of seven women and children. The children ranged from age 2 up to 16. Five were from Guatemala and two were from Honduras.

Bob Price is a staff writer and a member of the original Breitbart Texas team. Follow him on Twitter @BobPriceBBTX.

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House Members Introduce Bill to Prohibit Guantanamo Transfers Until Obama Administration Rationalizes Release of Taliban Leaders

2014/06/23

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) along with Reps. Bill Flores (R-TX) and Mike Pompeo (R-KS), filed the House companion measure to Sen. Ted Cruz’s (R-TX) bill to prohibit Guantanamo transfers.  If passed, this bill would temporarily halt further transfers or releases for detainees at Guantanamo Bay until the Obama Administration can justify the benefits of this prisoner exchange. 

“The release of the five dangerous Taliban leaders by the Obama Administration is truly outrageous. Time and time again this administration has shown the American people that it is as transparent as hardened mud, though it has claimed more transparency more often than any administration since the Carter administration's chaotic term in the White House. Not only does this prisoner exchange put the lives of countless Americans in jeopardy, it displays to the world that the U.S. will negotiate with terrorists; and, that frankly puts us in a frightening place,” said Congressman Louie Gohmert.

“President Obama owes all Americans an explanation for his unilateral negotiations to release five Taliban terrorists. This prisoner trade has significant, adverse repercussions for our national security. As opposed to making destructive decisions, the president must follow the law and work with Congress prior to releasing dangerous prisoners. It is clear that the administration is not properly vetting these situations with Congress and they are putting Americans at risk. This legislation takes a crucial step to make sure that Congress is fully informed of the potential future risks and dangerous implications these five terrorists pose for the U.S. going forward,"  said Congressman Flores. 

Congressman Mike Pompeo, a member of the House Permanent Select Committee and a former Army officer said, “President Obama’s catch-and-release approach to terrorists must stop immediately. It was a grave and dangerous mistake to release the Taliban Five whose commitment to jihad against America has shown no signs of dissipating and will now pose a threat to our troops abroad. This bill takes steps to ensure that the President cannot unilaterally empty Guantanamo Bay in order to close it. We must keep Americans safe.”

Specifically, the bill will block any funds from being spent on the transfer or release of Guantanamo detainees until either 90 days after submitting a report to Congress that justifies the release of the Taliban 5, or 180 days after this bill is signed into law.

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Louie Gohmert Meets With Mothers of Kidnapped Nigerian Girls: ‘Boko Haram Is Our Enemy Too’

2014/06/13

Rep. Louie Gohmert says he’ll never forget the grief-stricken Nigerian mothers whose daughters were snatched away from the confines of their boarding school by Boko Haram Islamic militants.

The Texas Republican traveled to Lagos, Nigeria, last week to meet with some of the mothers and several young survivors who managed to escape the heavily armed militia camp after they and hundreds of their peers were abducted.

Gohmert said Boko Haram has told the mothers and other villagers that the rest of the world doesn’t care about the schoolgirls kidnapped on April 14.

They’ve said, “`If you think anybody in America cares, they’re not coming. They’re too busy having their fun times, they don’t care what happens to you,’” Gohmert recounted to TheBlaze. He said he wanted to let the mothers know, “America had not forgotten them and that Boko Haram is our enemy, too.”

Gohmert, who serves as the vice chairman on the House Judiciary subcommittee on crime, terrorism and homeland security, said he made a promise to the mothers on his visit last week that he would personally deliver their stories to his congressional colleagues, and that the U.S. will continue to fight for their daughters’ freedom. He said he supports the recent decision to send some U.S. soldiers and special operations forces to Nigeria to train local forces in combat operations techniques to fight Boko Haram.

“This is not just their fight,” Gohmert said. “If you don’t address terrorism, it will come back to you. It comes down to a national security issue for the United States as well. We are no longer protected by two oceans, but we live in a world where terrorists are planning to kill as many people as they can.”

Precious and Hope — whose names have been changed for their protection — understand Boko Haram’s hatred of Western ideology. They’re two 15-year-olds who managed to escape after they were abducted from their boarding school in Chibok, Nigeria, a Christian stronghold. Members of Boko Haram, whose name translates to “Western education is sin,” said they had warned the girls not to go to school.

When Gohmert first met the girls, he said, he was concerned that they might not be comfortable around a stranger.

“I didn’t want to cause more pain, and [the girls] said no, it’s OK, so I stuck out my hand to her she grabbed it with both hands and I grabbed hers with both of mine. You see the look in their eyes, and you get the hugs, when they know you care,” he said.

Gohmert said he wasn’t planning on going to Nigeria last week, but felt compelled to do so after reading a personal letter sent to him by Unlikely Heroes, a nonprofit organization that fights child sex trafficking and has been providing counseling services in Nigeria since the kidnaping.

Erica Greve, the founder of Unlikely Heroes, spoke to TheBlaze via Skype from Nigeria and said Gohmert’s visit “gave the women hope and reminded them that they haven’t been forgotten.”

The girls’ fathers feel so ashamed that they could not protect their daughters that it’s difficult for them to speak out themselves, Gohmert said.

“Boko Haram’s evil and hate don’t come close to a mother’s love,” Gohmert said. “I felt privileged to stand next to mothers — to have them hold my hand and I theirs, and to hear the truth about what happened. I wanted to make sure that my coming would make a difference.”

TheBlaze’s Elizabeth Kreft contributed to this report.

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Rep. Louie Gohmert’s Statement on The 70th Anniversary of D-Day

2014/06/06

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement in memory the 70th Anniversary of the D-Day invasion:

“Today we remember those who lost their lives taking the fight to the enemies of liberty by retaking the coastal areas of France. Young Americans, most of whom were teenagers, gave their last full measure of devotion on the battlefield 70 years ago today. They were fighting for the United States, they were fighting for us - present and future Americans along with all who yearn to live free. We cannot thank these valiant soldiers enough for the ultimate sacrifice they made that day. Today, we remember and honor these heroic lives.

Few are aware that there was a practice invasion in Great Britain during which hundreds of Allied lives were lost. Many including Gen. Eisenhower worried that if that many lives were lost in a practice invasion with no live rounds being fired, how much worse would the real thing be. Roosevelt slept little speaking by radio to the American people the night before and the morning of the invasion, praying for our military for several minutes on national radio.

Many who stepped into the landing craft, or put on parachutes, or got into gliders, knew that they may never see their loved ones again. But onward they went for the good of us all. Jesus said, 'Greater love hath no one than this; that a man lay down his life for his friends.' He would know, and that is what so many did for the lovers of liberty. The limitless courage they showed in the face of raw danger should be an inspiration to us all. To those warriors who lived through the violent horrors of that combat – a simple thank you is not enough. You truly are our hearts’ inspiration.

Today on this Seventieth Anniversary of D-Day and each day to follow, may God richly bless our courageous military men and women."

Congressman Louie Gohmert is the Vice Chair of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security. Prior to being elected to serve in Congress, Louie was elected to three terms as District Judge in Smith County, Texas. He also served as Chief Justice of Texas'12th Court of Appeals.

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Gohmert on Obama’s New EPA Regulations

2014/06/03

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement on the Obama Administration’s decision to mandate a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions at fossil fuel-burning power plants by 2030:

“President Obama’s plan to combat global warming is a actually a plan that will ultimately shut down power plants and cause air conditioning bills to 'necessarily skyrocket' as he promised when he was a candidate. Unfortunately, that appears to be one of the few campaign promises he has kept.

At a time when our nation’s economy has been shrinking as have some people’s incomes, this new plan will surely drive more American businesses overseas to countries that are neither afraid nor ashamed to use the energy with which their countries have been blessed. This measure, aimed at cutting pollution from coal-fired power plants, has essentially waged a war on our coal industry. Coming on the heels of millions of Americans losing their health insurance policies they liked, while seeing their healthcare costs escalate, this will be a devastating blow to both individuals’ cost of living and, for many, their way of making a living.

These new EPA regulations, more than likely, will result in the closure of a large number of American coal production facilities as well as electricity producing plants that run on coal over the next decade. Our air in Texas is cleaner than it has been in decades and continues to improve, but what is proposed now, means higher costs and thousands fewer jobs.

Projections are that this Presidential power play to eliminate American power will cost our economy up to $50 billion a year. America’s economy doesn’t run on moonbeams and windmills. Even areas that have solar or wind energy must have transmission lines from other plants like those running on coal to provide power when the wind isn’t blowing and the sun isn’t shining. These regulations are intrusive, punitive and ineffective. It is my hope that the Senate Democrats will listen to the American men and woman, who have already tightened their belts in this economy, and stop this disaster from being implemented. Let’s not force a procedure that kills the patient.” 

Congressman Louie Gohmert is the Vice Chair of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security. Prior to being elected to serve in Congress, Louie was elected to three terms as District Judge in Smith County, Texas. He also served as Chief Justice of Texas'12th Court of Appeals. 

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Serving his fifth term in the United States House of Representatives, Congressman Louie Gohmert was first sworn in January 4, 2005. He proudly represents the First District of Texas which encompasses over 12 counties stretching nearly 120 miles down the state’s eastern border.

During these trying economic times, Rep. Gohmert is developing innovative solutions to jumpstart our economy and offering practical alternatives to the government’s bailout frenzy. His “Federal Income Tax Holiday” gained widespread national support from the grassroots level to national leaders, allowing taxpayers to decide how best to spend their hard-earned money. Louie has repeatedly called for an end to the socialization of our economy and decried the notion that Washington Bureaucrats know better than American taxpayers.

Louie serves on numerous House committees and subcommittees. He was recently named Vice Chair of the Judiciary subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security due to his extensive knowledge stemming from years in the court room.

Prior to being elected to serve in Congress, Louie was elected to three terms as District Judge in Smith County, Texas. During his tenure on the bench, he gained national and international attention for some of his innovative rulings. He was later appointed by Texas Governor Rick Perry to complete a term as Chief Justice of the 12th Court of Appeals.

Louie received his undergraduate degree from Texas A&M University and later graduated from Baylor School of Law. He is also a veteran having served his country as Captain in the U.S. Army.

Today, he and his wife Kathy are the proud parents of three daughters. Their family attends Green Acres Baptist Church in Tyler, where Louie has served as a deacon and still teaches Sunday school.


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