Speaking on the House floor today, Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) said that President Obama is helping to start a “new Ottoman Empire,” reports RightWingWatch.org.
Rep. Gohmert said: "This is the making of a new Ottoman Empire that President Obama can take credit for. Wow, look what he has helped do in the Middle East, a new Ottoman Empire. Thank you Barack Hussein Obama, what a legacy."
Rep. Gohmert added: "And I'm not one of those who says he's not a Christian, all I know is that is between him and God, but what I do know is that he has helped jump-start a new Ottoman Empire.”