Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson's Biography

Biographical

Full Name: Eddie Bernice Johnson
Current Office: U.S. House - District 30, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 30
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 1 Child: Kirk
Birth Date: 12/03/1934
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Dallas, TX
Religion: Baptist
  • Astrological Sign:

    Sagittarius

  • Awards:

    Honorary Law Doctorate, Texas College, 1989

  • Honorary Law Doctorate, Bishop College, 1979

  • Honorary Law Doctorate, Jarvis Christian College, 1979

  • Visionary Award, National Organization of Black Elected Legislative Women 2001

  • 25th Anniversary Outstanding Achievement Award, National Black Caucus of State Legislators

  • Woman of the Year Award, 100 Black Men of America, Inc., 2001

  • President's Award, National Conference of Black Mayors 2001

  • Heroes Award, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), Texas, 2000

  • Profile Award, Southeast Region, Lambda Legal, 2007

  • Award Recipient, Humane Society Legislative Fund, 2006

  • Racial Harmony Award, The Foundation For Ethnic Understanding, 2001

  • Brownfield Leadership Award, 2006

  • Juanita Craft Award in Politics, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), 1989

  • White Hat Award, Texas Farmers Union, 1989

  • Scholar Award, Dallas Chapter, United Negro College Fund, 1992

  • Family Advocacy Award, The Family Place, 1992

  • Names of Grandchildren:

    Kirk Jr., David, and James

  • Number of Grandchildren:

 

Contact Information

Campaign Email
ebj@ebj2014.com

Campaign Website
http://www.ebj2012.com/

Washington, D.C. Webmail
http://ebjohnson.house.gov/contact

Washington, D.C. Website
http://ebjohnson.house.gov/

General Website - Twitter
http://twitter.com/RepEBJ

General Website - Facebook
https://www.facebook.com/CongresswomanEBJtx30

General Website - YouTube
http://www.youtube.com/RepSamJohnson

Campaign
3103 Maple Avenue Suite 600
Dallas, TX 75201-1223
Phone: 214-871-9291

Key Staff
1511 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515
Phone: 202-225-8885

Key Staff
3102 Maple Avenue
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: 214-922-8885

Washington, D.C.
2468 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

Phone: 202-225-8885
Fax: 202-226-1477

District
3102 Maple Avenue
Suite 600

Dallas, TX 75201

Phone: 214-922-8885
Fax: 214-922-7028

Key Staff
Murat Gokcigdem
Chief of Staff
1511 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4330

Phone: 202-225-8885
Fax: 202-226-1477

Key Staff
Phoebe Silag
Press Secretary
1511 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4330

Phone: 202-225-8885
Fax: 202-226-1477

Key Staff
Nanette Spencer
Scheduler
1511 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-4330

Phone: 202-225-8885
Fax: 202-226-1477