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Sam Johnson's Public Statements on Issue: Veterans

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
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 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
June 20, 2014 Standing Up for Freedom
June 19, 2014 Veterans Contribute to HSA
June 16, 2014 The Daily Caller - Attacks on My Freedom of Religion Resemble My Time in the Hanoi Hilton
May 30, 2014 Johnson Statement on VA Secretary Resignation
May 21, 2014 Veterans Deserve Better From the VA
May 13, 2014 Letter to Richard Griffin, Acting Inspector General of the Department of Veterans Affairs- Calls for IG Investigation of Central Texas VA Facilities Following Allegations of Misconduct
Feb. 26, 2014 Johnson Announces New VA Clinic for Collin County
Oct. 11, 2013 Plano Star Courier - Government Shutdown Hits Home: Protesters Urge Johnson to Help End D.C. Stalemate
Aug. 11, 2013 Dallas News - War Hero Bud Day: A Legacy of Freedom, Service and Valor
Aug. 2, 2013 Newsletter - The Sam Johnson Journal
July 29, 2013 Johnson Mourns Passing of Fellow POW George "Bud" Day
May 1, 2013 Newsletter: The Sam Johnson Journal
March 26, 2013 Plano Star - Veterans Get a Second Chance in Collin County
Feb. 25, 2013 House of Representatives Honors Congressman Sam Johnson during Special Order Commemorating 40 Years of Freedom from Vietnam
Nov. 16, 2011 Give Thanks
Nov. 4, 2011 Veterans Day
June 30, 2010 Sam Johnson Statement on Grave VA Medical Error
May 25, 2010 Preserving the Legacy of Freedom for Generations to Come
Sept. 21, 2009 U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson Salutes Newly Formed U.S. Veterans Chamber Of Commerce
March 17, 2009 Sam Johnson: Charging wounded warriors for care incomprehensible
Oct. 14, 2008 Johnson Announces "Badges of Honor" Initiative for Veterans to Obtain the Service Medals They've Earned
July 24, 2008 Bill Authors Celebrate Enactment of Korean War Charter Bill
June 28, 2008 Korean War Veterans Finally Receive the Recognition they Deserve
June 18, 2008 Legislation Grants Overdue Federal Charter to Premier Korean Veterans Service Organization
June 17, 2008 House to Korean War Veterans: You are not forgotten
March 14, 2008 Texas Students' Interviews of Veterans
Oct. 23, 2007 Condemning the Actions of September 7, 2007, Resulting in Damage to the Vietnam Veterans War Memorial
June 28, 2007 Korean War Bill Charter
June 25, 2007 Sam Johnson Introduces Bill To Rightfully Honor Korean War Veterans With National Charter
March 23, 2007 U.S. Troop Readiness, Veteran's Health, And Iraq Accountability Act, 2007
May 9, 2006 Providing For Concurrence by House with Amendment in Senate Amendment to H.R. 1499, Heroes Earned Retirement Opportunities Act
Feb. 10, 2006 Johnson Heads to Dallas VA for Valentines for Vets
Feb. 3, 2006 My journey back to the Hanoi Hilton
Nov. 9, 2005 Veterans' Day Statement 2005
June 22, 2004 Honoring Richard S. Agnew
Feb. 4, 2004 Overtime Regulations and Veterans
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Veterans' Affairs
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