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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
Jan. 15, 2014 Johnson Lauds Volcker Rule Fix
Jan. 14, 2014 Senator Johnson Applauds Increased Funding for Rural Water Projects, Funds for Lewis and Clark Included
Jan. 9, 2014 Letter to Humayun Chaudhry, President and CEO Federation of State Medical Boards, and Jon Thomas, Chairman of the Board of Directors - Applaud Federation of State Medical Boards Proposal to Advance Telemedicine
Jan. 7, 2014 Johnson Statement on Hot Springs VA Announcement
Dec. 20, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Protect Vital Home Energy Funding
Dec. 19, 2013 Johnson, Crapo File Report on FHA Solvency Bill
Dec. 19, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Dec. 19, 2013 Letter to Katherine Archuleta, Director of the Office of Personnel Management - Allow Rollovers For Health FSA Accounts
Dec. 18, 2013 Johnson Statement on Bipartisan Budget Bill
Dec. 18, 2013 Harkin, Bipartisan Group of Senators Meet with EPA Administrator McCarthy to Call for Changes to the Proposed Renewable Fuel Standard 2014 Rule
Dec. 17, 2013 Chairman Johnson Comments on Volcker Rule
Dec. 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs - Arun Kumar Nomination
Dec. 17, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Housing Finance Reform
Dec. 16, 2013 Letter to Max Baucus, Chair, and Orrin Hatch, Ranking Member, of the Senate Finance Committee - Clean Energy Tax Incentives Extension
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to United States Trade Representative, Ambassador Michael Froman, and U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack - Address Barriers to U.S. Pork Exports
Dec. 13, 2013 Letter to Eric Shinseki - Hot Springs VA
Dec. 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs - Sanctions on Iran
Dec. 10, 2013 Chairman Johnson Comments on Volcker Rule
Dec. 10, 2013 Johnson Statement on Mel Watt Vote
Dec. 10, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Housing Finance Reform: Fundamentals of Transferring Credit Risk in a Future Housing Finance System
Dec. 10, 2013 Letter to Sen. Ron Wyden and Sen. Lisa Murkowski - Wildfire Coalition Grows In Senate
Dec. 6, 2013 Letter to Director of National Intelligence James Clapper - Feinstein, Johnson and Levin Request DNI Report on Iran Negotiations
Nov. 21, 2013 Native American Heritage Month
Nov. 20, 2013 Johnson Speaks at Code Talkers Gold Medal Ceremony
Nov. 16, 2013 AP - SD Livestock Industry Counting on Farm Bill
Nov. 15, 2013 Johnson Slams EPA Proposal to Cut RFS for Ethanol
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Jeff Sessions and Patty Murray - Funding for Medical Research
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator Secretary U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, and Tom Vilsack, Secretary, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and Sylvia Matthews Burwell, Director, Office of Management and Budget - Support Biodiesel
Nov. 14, 2013 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Republican Leader Mitch McConnell - Tightening Sanctions Against Iran
Nov. 14, 2013 Johnson Opening Statement at Janet Yellen's Nomination Hearing
Nov. 14, 2013 FY 2014 Budget Process
Nov. 13, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission - Protect Television Reception Across Rural America
Nov. 12, 2013 Johnson on CFPB's Semi-Annual Report to Congress
Nov. 12, 2013 Johnson Lauds Massad Nomination for CFTC
Nov. 7, 2013 Johnson Statement on the Need for Affordable Housing Options
Nov. 7, 2013 Honoring the Sacrifice and Service of South Dakota's Veterans
Nov. 7, 2013 Delegation to Celebrate Contributions of Code Talkers in Gold Medal Ceremony
Nov. 5, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Small Lender Access to Secondary Mortgage Market
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to Tom Wheeler, Federal Communications Commission - Keep Robust Rural Broadband Infrastructure Improvements
Nov. 1, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Secretary of Health and Human Services - Release Winter Heat Aid
Oct. 31, 2013 Johnson Statement Following Meeting with the Federal Reserve Chairman Nominee Janet Yellen
Oct. 31, 2013 Johnson Statement on Congressman Watt Vote
Oct. 31, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Housing Finance Reform
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to the Farm Bill Conference Committee - Pea, Lentil, Bean Focus in New Farm Bill
Oct. 29, 2013 Johnson Statement on Mel Watt
Oct. 29, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee - Housing Finance Reform
Oct. 29, 2013 Letter to Tom Vilsack, Secretary of Agriculture - Urging USDA to Partner with Timber Industry to Reduce Wildfire Risks, Strengthen Forest Health
Oct. 28, 2013 Letter to Farm Bill Conferees - Do Not Cut SNAP
Oct. 28, 2013 Senators Johnson, Klobuchar, Fischer: FCC Approves Order to Strengthen Enforcement Against Providers Failing to Complete Telephone Calls to Rural Areas
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senate's Farm Bill Conferees - Give Strong Support to Beginning Farmers & Ranchers
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