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Timothy Johnson's Public Statements

Full Name: Timothy 'Tim' Peter Johnson
Office: U.S. Senate (SD) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/05/1996
Last Elected: 11/04/2008
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Barbara; 4 Children: Brooks, Brendan, Kelsey Marie
Birth Date: 12/28/1946
Birth Place: Canton, SD
Home City: Vermillion, SD
Religion: Lutheran
Date Title
Issue Position: Defense
Issue Position: Housing
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Development
Issue Position: Trade
Issue Position: Health
Issue Position: Budget
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Disaster Aid
Issue Position: Foreign Affairs
Issue Position: Agriculture and Rural Development
Issue Position: Environment
Issue Position: Nutrition
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Economic Development and Infrastructure
Issue Position: Banking
Issue Position: Transportation
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Hometown Prosperity Plan
Issue Position: American Indian Affairs
Issue Position: Social Security
Issue Position: American Indian Affairs
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Technology
July 3, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Delegation Urges President Obama to Declare a Major Disaster in Storm Damaged South Dakota Counties
July 1, 2014 Celebrating the Fourth of July
June 30, 2014 Johnson Meets with Wessington Springs City and Emergency Management Officials, Tours Affected Areas
June 27, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D Policy
June 26, 2014 Johnson Announces Senate Resolution Designating National Day of the American Cowboy
June 26, 2014 Letter to Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader, and Mitch McConnell, Senate Minority Leader - Funding for Wildfire Suppression
June 25, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - The Financial Stability Oversight Council Annual Report to Congress
June 25, 2014 Global Child Health
June 24, 2014 Letter to Sally Jewell, Secretary of the Interior- Conduct Cost Benefit Analysis Before Moving Archives
June 24, 2014 Johnson: Inclusion Of Hot Springs VA On America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places List Underscores Urgency In Fight To Keep Facility Open
June 23, 2014 Senator Johnson Applauds Surface Transportation Board Announcement
June 19, 2014 Johnson Congratulates Newly Confirmed NCUA Board Member
June 19, 2014 Johnson Congratulates Gustavo Velasquez Aguilar
June 18, 2014 President of Oglala Lakota College Testifies Before Indian Affairs Committee
June 18, 2014 Expanding Medicaid is Important for South Dakota
June 17, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Confirmation of Julian Castro to Be Secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development
June 11, 2014 On this Father's Day and Men's Health Month -- A Good Reminder about the Importance of Preventive Health Care
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 11, 2014 Johnson, Hoeven Introduce National Bison Legacy Act
June 11, 2014 Senator Johnson's Statement on Passage of Sanders-McCain VA Bill
June 10, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's Semi-Annual Report to Congress
June 5, 2014 Johnson Statement on FCC Rural Call Completion Settlement
June 5, 2014 Letter to Thomas Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture- Support Farmers with Losses Due to Unplanted Crops
June 4, 2014 Letter to Robert Bentley, Governor of Alabama; Sean Parnell, Governor of Alaska; Rick Scott, Governor of Florida; Nathan Deal, Governor of Georgia; Butch Otter, Governor of Idaho; Sam Brownback, Governor of Kansas; Bobby Jindal, Governor of Louisiana; Paul LePage, Governor of Maine; Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi; Dave Heineman, Governor of Nebraska; Pat McCroy, Governor of North Carolina; Mary Fallin, Governor of Oklahoma; Nikki Haley, Governor of South Carolina; Dennis Daugaard, Governor of South Dakota; Bill Haslam, Governor of Tennessee; Rick Perry, Governor of Texas; Scott Walker, Governor of Wisconsin; and Matt Mead, Governor of Wyoming
June 3, 2014 Senate Banking Committee Passes TRIA Reauthorization
June 3, 2014 Finding Solutions to Our Student Loan Debt Crisis
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