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Gowdy Announces 2014 Congressional Art Competition
March 18, 2014
Greenville, SC—Rep. Trey Gowdy invites high school students from across South Carolina’s Fourth Congressional District to participate in the 2014 Congressional Art Competition. The winner’s artwork, selected by a panel of experts, will be displayed in the U.S. Capitol for one year. High school students (grades 9-12) may submit one piece of artwork. Artist should bring their submissions to either our Spartanburg or Greenville office on April 14-17 or April 21 between the hours of 9 am to 5 pm. Of... More
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Gowdy Asks President Obama: What’s Changed?
March 12, 2014
Today, Congressman Gowdy is pressing President Obama on what has changed in his view of executive overreach. The Obama Administration issued a Statement of Administration Policy opposed to H.R. 4138, the ENFORCE the Law Act, introduced by Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC). At a forum in 2008, Senator Obama said, “One of the most important jobs of the Supreme Court is to guard against the encroachment of the Executive Branch on the power of the other branches. And, I think [the Chief Justice] has bee... More

Gowdy Floor Remarks on the ENFORCE the Law Act
March 12, 2014
Watch Rep. Gowdy's Floor Speech here Rep. Gowdy : Thank you, Mr. Speaker. I also want to thank Chairman Goodlatte for his leadership on this bill and... More
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House Passes Gowdy Bill to Stop Executive Overreach
March 12, 2014
Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 4138, the Enforce the Law Act, by a vote of 233-181. Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-SC) introduced this legislation with Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), Oversight Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) and Rep. Jim Gerlach (R-PA.). Gowdy: “The Constitution gives Congress the responsibility to write the laws and the Executive to enforce them. We don’t pass suggestions. We don’t pass ideas. We pass laws. Regardless of our politics, I hope my colleagues hav... More
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Judiciary Committee Approves Gowdy Bill to Stop Executive Overreach
March 5, 2014
Today the House Judiciary Committee approved H.R. 4138, the ENFORCE the Law Act, introduced by Rep. Gowdy (R-SC), Oversight Committee Chairman Darrell Issa (R-CA) and House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA). “The President wants the American people to believe there is no harm in going around our Constitution to accomplish his goals," Gowdy said. "But as a prosecutor, I saw confessions thrown out of court on technical violations. In this country, we know our system is set up so th... More
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