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Hank Johnson, Jr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Entitlements and the Safety Net

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
Primary May 20, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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: Seniors and Social Security
Aug. 6, 2014 Newsletter: 08/06/2014
July 30, 2014 Medicaid Expansion
July 30, 2014 Reps. Butterfield, Johnson highlight 49th Anniversary of Medicare & Medicaid
July 23, 2014 State Medicaid Expansion
July 23, 2014 Reps. Johnson, Butterfield launch State Medicaid Expansion Caucus
July 2, 2014 Rep. Johnson's E-Newsletter for April 17, 2014
June 20, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Commissioner of Social Security Administration - Reconsideration of SSA Decisions
May 22, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Colvin, Social Security Administration Acting Commissioner- Same-Sex Spouses Deserve Equal Social Security Benefits
May 13, 2014 Hank: HomeSafe Georgia Expands Eligibility Requirements
April 9, 2014 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Immediate Vote on Unemployment Insurance Deal
April 8, 2014 Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2015
March 10, 2014 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Administrator of the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services - Medicare Part D
Feb. 28, 2014 Congressman Johnson Announces $19.2 Billion in Medicare & Related Fraud Recovered for U.S. Taxpayers Over Last Five Years
Feb. 19, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Exclude 'Chained CPI' from Budget
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
Oct. 2, 2013 Progressive Change Campaign Committee: Social Security Protectors
Sept. 19, 2013 Don't Cut Snap
Aug. 13, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives - SNAP Funding
July 29, 2013 Letter to Representative Harold Rogers, Representative Jack Kingston, Representative Nita Lowey, and Representative Rosa DeLauro - Meals on Wheels
July 25, 2013 Lawmakers Seek Relief for Chronically Ill Seniors
July 11, 2013 Rep. Johnson protests Farm Bill on House floor
July 2, 2013 Rep. Johnson Receives 100% Score for Protecting Senior Citizens
June 14, 2013 Rep. Hank Johnson Takes the Food Stamp Challenge
June 14, 2013 Over Two Dozen Members of Congress Protest SNAP Cuts, Live on Food Budget of $4.50/day
June 12, 2013 Progressive Caucus
May 31, 2013 Camp, Brady, Johnson Statements on 2013 Medicare and Social Security Trustees Report
May 22, 2013 Blog: Memorial Day: Putting our Troops and Veterans First
April 19, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
April 8, 2013 Rep. Hank Johnson's statement on reports that President Obama's budget includes "chained CPI"
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
July 11, 2012 Reps. Lewis, Scott, Bishop, Johnson to Gov. Deal: Expand Medicaid under ACA
March 29, 2012 Hank's Statement on the Republican Budget Proposal
March 14, 2012 Protecting Access to Healthcare Act
Nov. 23, 2011 Rep. Hank Johnson's E-Newsletter for Nov. 23, 2011
July 25, 2011 Letter to Democratic Leader Pelosi
July 21, 2011 Americans Need Work
July 15, 2011 Cicilline to Leader Pelosi: Protect Social Security, Medicare & Medicaid Benefits
July 15, 2011 Letter to Barack H. Obama, President of the United States - Protect Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
July 11, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 1, 2011 CrossRoadsNews - It's time to Protect Seniors, Not Gut the Safety Net
March 24, 2011 Rep. Hank Johnson Celebrates 1-year Anniversary of Affordable Care Act
Oct. 15, 2010 Letter To Barack Obama, President of The United States - Social Security
June 9, 2010 Checks on Way to Medicare Recipients for 'Donut Hole'
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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