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Hank Johnson, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Unemployed and Low-Income

Full Name: Henry 'Hank' C. Johnson, Jr.
Office: U.S. House (GA) - District 4, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Democratic for U.S. House - District 4
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary May 20, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mereda; 2 Children: Randi, Alex
Birth Date: 10/02/1954
Birth Place: Washington, DC
Home City: Lithonia, GA
Religion: Buddhist
Date Title
Issue Position: The Economy and Jobs
July 3, 2014 Fourth of July 2014 E-Newsletter
July 2, 2014 Rep. Johnson's E-Newsletter for April 17, 2014
June 24, 2014 Rep. Johnson Reintroduces Bipartisan Neglected Infections of Poverty bill
June 19, 2014 Rep. Johnson Announces $16M to Help Homeless
May 13, 2014 Hank: HomeSafe Georgia Expands Eligibility Requirements
April 10, 2014 Progressive Caucus: Time to Renew Unemployment Insurance
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 4, 2014 Letter to Jack Kingston, Chairman and Rosa DeLauro, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Labor for Health and Human Services and Education - Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program Funding
March 13, 2014 Extending Emergency Unemployment Insurance
March 13, 2014 Letter to Janet Yellen, Chairwoman of the Federal Reserve - Focus on Full Employment
March 12, 2014 Congressman Johnson urges: 'Now is the Time for Action on Unemployment Insurance'
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. 29, 2014 Rep. Hank Johnson's statement on President Obama's State of the Union address
Jan. 28, 2014 No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2014
Jan. 24, 2014 Rep. Johnson releases new analysis showing the growing number of Georgians left in the cold with GOP blockage of unemployment insurance extension
Jan. 8, 2014 The Continuing War on Poverty
Jan. 7, 2014 Rep. Johnson Hails Bipartisan 1st Step on Unemployment Insurance Extension in Senate
Dec. 11, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - Republicans Must Not Adjourn for Year without Extending Federal Unemployment Insurance
Dec. 10, 2013 Due to Affordable Care Act, Millions More Americans Will Gain Health Coverage Through Medicaid
Dec. 4, 2013 Letter to Debbie Stabenow, Chairwoman, Senate Committee on Agriculture and Collin Peterson, Ranking Member, House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture - No Further Cuts to SNAP in the Farm Bill Conference Report
Oct. 5, 2013 Hank Helps Homeowners Prevent Foreclosures with 2nd HomeSafe GA Event in 2013
Sept. 19, 2013 Don't Cut Snap
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 23, 2013 Rep. Johnson Announces $4.5M to Help Local Homeless Veterans
July 18, 2013 Rep. Johnson: Hundreds of Thousands of People in Fourth District Already Benefiting from ACA
July 11, 2013 Rep. Johnson protests Farm Bill on House floor
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
May 31, 2013 Camp, Brady, Johnson Statements on 2013 Medicare and Social Security Trustees Report
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
March 15, 2013 Hank Responds to Gov. Deal's Letter Concerning "SKILLS Act'
Feb. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
Jan. 24, 2013 Rep. Johnson Rejects Possible Cuts to Medicaid, Medicare, and Social Security
Dec. 7, 2012 Letter to House and Senate Leadership - Unemployment
May 25, 2012 Rep. Hank Johnson's 2012 Memorial Day statement
May 9, 2012 Rep. Johnson Seeks More Funding for EEOC to Fight Discrimination Against Unemployed
March 29, 2012 Hank's Statement on the Republican Budget Proposal
Feb. 7, 2012 Democrats Ready to Work for All Americans
Dec. 2, 2011 Extend the Payroll Tax Cut
Sept. 29, 2011 Letter to John Kline, Chairman U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce
July 21, 2011 Americans Need Work
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 15, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
Nov. 17, 2010 Letter To Jacqueline Berrien, Chair of the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission - Possible Discrimination Against the Unemployed
Sept. 29, 2010 House passes Rep. Johnson's neglected infections of poverty bill
July 30, 2010 Rep. Johnson Proposes Bill to Deal with Neglected Infections of Poverty
March 12, 2010 Rep. Johnson Meets With Pres. Obama At White House To Discuss Jobs
Jan. 26, 2010 Poverty In America Awareness Month
Dec. 16, 2009 House Agrees With Rep. Johnson: Use TARP Funds To Create Jobs
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