"Louis Buller "Louie" Gohmert, Jr." is an American politician and current Republican Party (United States)/Republican United States House of Representatives/U.S. Representative from Texas's Texas's 1st congressional district/First Congressional District. On January 4, 2015, Gohmert announced he would challenge John Boehner for the position of Speaker of the House of Representatives (United States)/Speaker of the House of Representatives. He was later defeated in the challenge by Boehner on January 6, 2015.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous politicians! More Louie Gohmert on Wikipedia.