Rep. Gohmert: Breitbart's death a loss to ‘nation and freedom’

Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) on Thursday afternoon honored his friend, Internet publisher and conservative activist Andrew Breitbart, who died this morning.

"This nation and freedom has lost a great proponent and defender," Gohmert said. 

"Andrew Breitbart, who is reported to have died this early morning in California, was and is an American hero of mine."

Read more on The Hill's Floor Action blog.