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Sam Johnson's Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Samuel 'Sam' Robert Johnson
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 3, Republican
First Elected: 1991
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 3
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary March 4, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Shirley; 3 Children: Bob, Gini, Beverly
Birth Date: 10/11/1930
Birth Place: San Antonio, TX
Home City: Plano, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
Dec. 12, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense and Letter to Rodney Frelinghuysen, Chairman, Subcommittee on Defense and Pete Visclosky, Ranking Member, Subcommittee on Denfense - Combat Rescue Helicopter Program
Sept. 9, 2013 Congressman Johnson, Former POW, Statement on Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 Congressman Johnson, Combat Veteran, Statement on Syria
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
April 14, 2011 Johnson Votes to Cut Government Spending
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: National Security
Dec. 16, 2009 Johnson Votes To Approve Defense Appropriations
Dec. 3, 2009 New Afghanistan Policy
Nov. 19, 2009 GITMO
Oct. 1, 2009 Former Vietnam Pow Declares, "for America - Ignoring The Top General's Request For More Troops Is Not The Way To Run -- And Win - A War."
Sept. 30, 2009 More Troops Are Needed In Afghanistan
Sept. 8, 2009 U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson Statement For September 11, 2009
June 10, 2009 What Is The Exit Strategy For Guantanamo Bay?
June 9, 2009 Sam Johnson Condemns Middle Of The Night Move Of Terrorist To American Soil
May 22, 2009 Keep suspected terrorists out of America
Feb. 27, 2009 Sam Johnson thanks the troops for a job well done
May 15, 2008 Sam Johnson to Democrats: Pass a Clean Troop Funding Bill
Feb. 7, 2008 College Opportunity and Affordability Act of 2007
Feb. 6, 2008 Sam Johnson Blasts Berkeley City Council for Exiling Marines
Nov. 16, 2007 Thanksgiving Column: Remember to Give Thanks for Freedom
July 12, 2007 Missing Or Captured American Soldiers
May 10, 2007 Sam Johnson: "Our troops want, need and deserve paychecks!"
March 23, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veteran's Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
March 20, 2007 Fund Troops In Harm's Way
March 15, 2007 Democrats Vote Down Sam Johnson Bill in Committee
March 14, 2007 Ignoring Our Heroes?
Feb. 22, 2007 Sam Johnson Fires Back At Bosnia
Feb. 16, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 16, 2007 Sam Johnson, Former POW
Feb. 15, 2007 Sam Johnson To Congress: Support And Fully Fund The Troops Funds
Feb. 15, 2007 Iraq War Resolution
Feb. 15, 2007 Sam Johnson Rips Murtha's 'Slow Bleed' Plan To Slash Troop Funds
Feb. 13, 2007 Sam Johnson Urges Congress To Support Troops In Harm's Way
Sept. 28, 2006 Press Release - Sam Johnson backs the troops
June 20, 2006 Iraq
June 15, 2006 Message From The Senate
March 15, 2006 Where is the outrage when the Taliban moves to Yale?
Feb. 9, 2006 Sam Johnson on Iraq: Withdrawal is not an option
Nov. 17, 2005 Johnson Backs Troops to the Hilt, Blasts Democrat Plan for Iraq Withdrawal Now
Nov. 8, 2005 Sam Johnson Salutes "Behind-the-Scenes War Heroes"
Nov. 8, 2005 Recognizing and Commending Continuing Dedication and Commitment of Employers of Members of the National Guard and the Other Reserve Components
Oct. 11, 2004 Congratulations to International Truck and Engine: Providing Trucks to Help Secure a Free Iraq
July 14, 2004 In Defense of Traditional Marriage
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