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July 28, 2021

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Social Media Privacy: Facebook vs Parler

Social Media Privacy: Facebook vs Parler

These days, online life is a lifeline for most people.  With regular social media use, though, comes risk.  This is something that most of us know generally, but how much do we really know about social media use and the data that it shares?  With the most recent update for iOS users, we can now

Christians know who to vote for

What every Christian needs to know for the upcoming elections.

“Although they know God’s righteous decree that those who do such things deserve death, they not only continue to do these very things but also approve of those who practice them” (Romans 1:32) As Christians, it does not matter whether you support the Republican’s or the Democrat’s except when it comes to casting your vote!

Rewards Being Offered for Information on Suspects Involved in Crimes During Capitol Riots

The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) wants to remind the public that rewards of up to $1,000 are being offered for information that leads to the arrest of individuals who are still wanted in connection with crimes that occurred during the May riots at the Texas State Capitol. These individuals are wanted for misdemeanor

Governor Abbott Establishes Statewide Face Covering Requirement, Issues Proclamation To Limit Gatherings

Governor Greg Abbott today issued an Executive Order requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases, with few exceptions. The Governor also issued a proclamation giving mayors and county judges the ability to impose restrictions on some outdoor gatherings

DPS Arrests Suspects in Austin for Felony and Misdemeanor Crimes Related to the Capitol Protests

On Saturday, June 27, 2020, the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) executed arrest warrants for two suspects: Darius Deshawn Berkley, 22, of Austin, Texas, who was arrested for rioting on the Texas State Capitol grounds; and Gerald Govan Brown, 18, of Pflugerville, Texas, who was arrested in connection with the vandalism of the Texas

Gohmert’s Statement on President Trump Declaring a ‘National Emergency’ on the Southern Border

Washington, February 15, 2019 Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) issued the following statement today regarding President Trump’s announcement to declare a national emergency at the U.S.-Mexico border: “Today President Trump used his existing and clear legal authority to declare a national emergency at the Southern Border. Right now, there is a blatant invasion happening at our

Gohmert Introduces Bill That Removes Liability Protections for Social Media Companies That Use Algorithms to Hide, Promote, or Filter User Content

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) released the following statement regarding the introduction his bill, H.R.7363, that amends section 230 of the Communications Act of 1934:   “Social media companies like Facebook, Twitter, and Google are now among the largest and most powerful companies in the world. More and more people are turning to a social media platform

Gohmert on ‘Political Realignment’ on Capitol Hill

Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) talked to Stuart Varney on his Fox Business program regarding the ‘political realignment’ and President Trump’s new negotiating tactics. He stated, “If the president hadn’t used this new alignment you are talking about – to get the debt ceiling, to get the short-term CR, we would be haggling about the debt

Gohmert: This Orwellian Oligarchy Has Got To Stop Before August

Congressman Louie Gohmert (TX-01) joined Stuart Varney on Fox Business and discussed tax reform and healthcare efforts in Congress and the Senate. He stressed the need to do both these before August.   He commented on the disaster which is Obamacare and noted, “It is not so much that it is bureaucrats deciding what is best for

Gohmert on House GOP Plan to Repeal and Replace Obamacare

Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01) joined Sean Hannity on Fox News along with fellow Congressman, Mark Meadows (NC-11), and discussed issues in the text of the House GOP Obamcare Replacement Bill. Congressman Gohmert stated this bill in its current form creates another entitlement program. He noted, “I guess it’s another way to do a subsidy. I’d

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