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Rep. Trey Gowdy Uses Obama’s Own Words Against Him In Response to Veto Threat

Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) used President Obama’s own words as a U.S. senator to excoriate him for threatening to veto the ENFORCE the Law Act, which provides a streamlined system for a house of Congress to the sue the Executive Branch for failing to enforce laws passed by Congress, pointedly asking: “How does going from being a senator to a president rewrite the Constitution?”...

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Trey Gowdy Slams National Park Service Director On Treating Occupy Protesters Better Than Veterans

During a U.S. House hearing concerning the closure of national parks and monuments during the partial government shutdown, Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.) scolded the director of the National Park Service for treating "pot-smoking" demonstrators in the Occupy movement with more respect than the nation's war veterans. Gowdy relentlessly...

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Trey Gowdy: Thinking White House Not Involved With IRS Scandal is Nonsense

Trey Gowdy was asked today if the GOP has proof that the president was involved in the IRS scandal, citing the objection of Elijah Cummings and Democrats. But Gowdy says that was never an allegation to begin with. However, given that Jay Carney lied about it being about two rogue agents in Cincinnati, Gowdy says that to say the White House wasn’t involved now is balderdash.

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Rep. Gowdy: Almost Moved To Tears By Schumer’s Prediction, But House Will Not Pass Senate Immigration Bill

So, under the assumption that the framers meant to give us two legislative bodies and a House of Representatives with 435 members, we are going to work our will, like we have been doing for the past weeks. We have passed four separate bills out of House Judiciary and an additional bill out of Homeland Security. We’re making progress, and we will continue to do so. I’m more interested in getting it right than doing it on Senator Schumer’s schedule.

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