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Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas

Member of the House (6th term)

Republican



Biography

District: Texas - 1st District
Political Highlights: Smith County District Court judge, 1993-2002; Texas Court of Appeals chief justice, 2002-03
Born: August 18, 1953; Pittsburg, Texas
Residence: Tyler
Religion: Baptist
Family: Wife, Kathy Gohmert; three children
Education: Texas A&M U., B.A. 1975; Baylor U., J.D. 1977
Elected: 2004
Committee Assignments: Judiciary (Constitution & Civil Justice; Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security & Investigations - Vice Chairman; Executive Overreach); Natural Resources (Energy & Mineral Resources; Federal Lands; Oversight and Investigations - Chairman)
Social Media:

Roll Call Vitals

District Rating: Safe Republican
House Seniority: 63rd ranked House Republican
Twitter: 66,370 followers
State Clout: Texas is 3rd on Roll Call's Clout Index, which measures influence in Congress by state


Election History

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