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Timothy Johnson's Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

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
Aug. 7, 2014 Johnson Hosts Medicaid Roundtable Discussion
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
April 4, 2014 Letter to Mark Pryor, Chairman and Roy Blunt, Ranking Member of Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - The Emergency Food Assistance Program
April 4, 2014 Letter to Dianne Feinstein, Chairwoman and Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member of Committee on Appropriations, Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development - Sens. Collins, King Seeking Boost to LIHEAP Fuel Assistance, Weatherization Programs
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 16, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013--Motion to Proceed
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Push for LIHEAP Funding
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Reid, Minority Leader McConnell, Chairwoman Mikulski, and Vice Chairman Shelby - Restore LIHEAP Funding
Aug. 22, 2013 Letter to Chairman Max Baucus and Ranking Member Orrin Hatch, Senate Finance Committee - Rural Hospitals
Aug. 5, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Funding for the Emergency Food Assistance Program
Aug. 1, 2013 Letter to Jeanne Lambrew, Deputy Assistant to the President for Health Policy - Health Care Cost Savings
July 31, 2013 Johnson & Crapo Statement on Committee Approval of FHA Solvency Bill
July 24, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking Committee - FHA Solvency Act of 2013
July 15, 2013 Johnson and Crapo Unveil Discussion Draft of FHA Solvency Act
April 2, 2013 Johnson Announces Affordable Housing Grants
March 28, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Steven Chu - Save Weatherization Assistance Program
Dec. 11, 2012 Johnson Statement on Rental Housing Assistance Hearing
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Restore Funding for LIHEAP
Dec. 1, 2011 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Capital Formation Proposals to Create Jobs
Sept. 8, 2011 Johnson Reacts to President Obama's Speech to Joint Session of Congress
April 18, 2011 Johnson in Sioux Falls: Budgets Are About Our Priorities and Values
April 13, 2011 Johnson Statement on President's Speech
Dec. 17, 2010 Letter to the Honorable Harry Reid, Majority Leader, United States Senate & The Honorable Mitch McConnell, Republican Leader, United States Senate
Nov. 23, 2010 Letter to The Honorable Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Committee on Appropriations
July 20, 2010 Senate to Pass Extension of Unemployment Benefits
Feb. 24, 2010 Johnson Hails Passage of Bipartisan Jobs Bill
Nov. 28, 2009 Johnson Highlights Increased Need Facing Food Banks as Holiday Season Continues
Nov. 4, 2009 Johnson Supports Extension of Unemployment Benefits
Sept. 24, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Banking, Housing And Urban Affairs- Emergency Economic Stabilization Act: One Year Later
March 19, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Food Assistance and Fostering Sustainable Agriculture and Economic Development in Less-Developed Countries
Feb. 6, 2009 Johnson: Stimulus Isn't A Gift, But Necessary
Jan. 14, 2009 Johnson Announces Economic Development Funding For The Black Hills Council of Local Governments
Aug. 16, 2008 Johnson Meets with Volunteers of America
June 27, 2008 Senate Passes Johnson Priorities in Supplemental Appropriations Bill
May 22, 2008 Johnson Announces Senate Passage of Supplemental Appropriations Bill
May 20, 2008 Johnson Works to Provide Emergency Funding for Nation's Servicemembers
March 10, 2008 Boxer Leads Call to Restore Bush Cuts to Urban Indian Health Programs
March 10, 2008 Letter to Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, the Honorable Dianne Feinstein and the Honorable Wayne Allard
Feb. 4, 2008 Johnson: South Dakota Slighted in President's Budget
Nov. 6, 2007 Johnson Announces More Than One Million in Funding to Badlands Head Start Program
Aug. 3, 2006 Estate Tax and Extension of Tax Relief Act of 2006--Motion to Proceed
March 16, 2006 Johnson Moves to Make Sure LIHEAP Funded Through 2007
Dec. 21, 2005 Johnson Opposes Budget Reconciliation Conference Report
Dec. 19, 2005 Deficit Reduction Act of 2005--Conference Report
Nov. 17, 2005 Tax Relief Act of 2005
Nov. 3, 2005 Johnson Questions Priorities in Budget Measure
Nov. 2, 2005 Deficit Reduction Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 2005
Nov. 1, 2005 Deficit Reduction Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 2005--Continued
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