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

Full Name: Eddie Bernice Johnson
Office: U.S. House (TX) - District 30, Democratic
First Elected: 11/03/1992
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 30
Primary March 4, 2014
General Nov. 4, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 1 Child: Kirk
Birth Date: 12/03/1934
Birth Place: Waco, TX
Home City: Dallas, TX
Religion: Baptist
Date Title
April 4, 2014 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Announces County-by-County Breakdown of Texans Affected by Failure to Extend Unemployment Insurance
March 12, 2014 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Joins Effort to Force House Republicans to Allow a Vote on the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act
March 6, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Don't Leave Jobless Veterans Behind
Jan. 30, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Full LIHEAP Funding in 2015 Budget
Jan. 27, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus: Income Inequality
Jan. 24, 2014 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Releases New Analysis Showing the Growing Number of Texans Left in the Cold with GOP Blockage of Unemployment Insurance Extension
Jan. 15, 2014 Congressional Black Caucus Addresses Unemployment Benefits
Jan. 8, 2014 Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 23, 2013 MSNBC "The Ed Show" - Transcript: Economy
Dec. 19, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Urges Immediate Extension of Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 12, 2013 Continuing Appropriations Resolution
Nov. 18, 2013 Congressional Black Caucus: Hunger in America
Nov. 15, 2013 Letter to Senators Debbie Stabenow and Thad Cochran and Representatives Frank Lucas and Collin Peterson - Do No Cut Food Stamps
Nov. 1, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Releases Statement on Cuts to Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Benefits
Sept. 19, 2013 Expressing Opposition to the Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act
Sept. 19, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Votes Against Deep Cuts to Food Assistance
Sept. 6, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson and the Dallas Coalition for Hunger Solutions Host Dallas Hunger Summi
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 19, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Introduces Legislation to Expand Access to Mental Health Care
July 11, 2013 Federal Agricultural Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
July 2, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Congratulates the Community Council of Greater Dallas on Health and Human Services Grant
June 20, 2013 Federal Management Reform and Risk Management Act of 2013
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 21, 2013 Letter to Governor Rick Perry - Medicaid Expansion
March 15, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Releases Statement on the Congressional Black Caucus Alternative Budget for FY 2014
March 13, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Introduces the Violence Against the Homeless Accountability Act of 2013
March 13, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Introduces the Violence Against the Homeless Accountability Act of 2013
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Jan. 2, 2013 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Reluctantly Supports the Amendment to Prevent the Fiscal Cliff
Jan. 1, 2013 American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
Oct. 5, 2012 Congresswoman Johnson Releases Statement on September Jobs Report
July 11, 2012 Texas' Decision Not to Expand Medicaid and the Vote to Repeal the Affordable Care Act
May 24, 2012 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Launches Steering Committee to Tackle Local Hunger Issues
March 8, 2012 Jumpstart Our Business Startups Act
Feb. 3, 2012 Statement on the Unemployment Rate to 8.3 Percent
Dec. 13, 2011 Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
July 29, 2011 Budget Control Act of 2011
July 15, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Nov. 5, 2010 Congresswoman Johnson Announces $32 Million In Weatherization Funding For Dallas
Aug. 10, 2010 Honoring the 75th Anniversary of the Social Security Act
July 19, 2010 Extension of Unemployment Benefits
July 1, 2010 Restoration of Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act of 2010
Nov. 5, 2009 Congresswoman Johnson Statement On House Passage Of Worker, Homeownership And Business Assistance Act Of 2009
July 23, 2009 National Minimum Wage Increases Tomorrow
Sept. 29, 2008 Emergency Economic Stabilization Act of 2008
July 24, 2008 Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Applauds Minimum Wage Increase
June 18, 2008 Extending Unemployment Benefits Important Step Forward for Economy
Jan. 26, 2008 Working Together to Ensure Our Missing Children are Not Forgotten
Sept. 28, 2007 Congresswoman Johnson's Annual Science and Technology Braintrust Comes to Successful Closure
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