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Who Really Represents Texas?
Meet Your Member: Rep. Louie Gohmert (TX-01)
Source: Congressional Pictorial Directory, 109th Congress.
|GOHMERT, Louie, a Representative from Texas; born in Pittsburg, Camp County, Tex., August 18, 1953; B.A., Texas A&M University, 1975; J.D., Baylor University, Waco, Tex., 1977; United States Army, 1978-1982; lawyer, private practice; district judge, Smith County, Tex., 1992-2002; judge, 12th circuit court, 2002-2003; elected as a Republican to the One Hundred Ninth Congress (January 3, 2005-present).
Source: Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 2006.
|Summary data about Rep. Louie Gohmert|
|% of Vote Received in Last General Election*||61.47 %|
|Special Interest Money Ranking||352 out of 433|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Ranking||354 out of 433|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Ranking||138 out of 433|
|Contributions from Small Donors Ranking||335 out of 433|
|Contributions from PACs Ranking||404 out of 433|
|Total Contributions from Lobbyists, 2000-2005||$ 5,749|
|Contributions from Lobbyists Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 6,381|
|Total Contributions from Out-of-State 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 263,446|
|% of Contributions from Out-of-State††||15.60 %|
|Contributions from Out-of-State Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 115,079|
|Contributions from Small Donors||$ 1,379,642|
|Contributions from Small Donors Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 604,993|
|% of Contributions from Small Donors||45.00 %|
|Contributions from PACs, 2000 Cycle to Present||$ 325,017|
|% of Total Contributions from PACs||12.80 %|
|Contributions from Business PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 121,113|
|Contributions from Labor PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 495|
|Contributions from PACs Per Cycle (adjusted)‡||$ 148,327|