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September 3, 2021 Press Release

ATLANTA, GA Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), member of the House Committee on Oversight & Reform, released the following statement Thursday, Sept.

August 24, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Today, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) voted to advance President Biden’s historic Build Back Better agenda, which will deliver life-changing benefits for working families in Georgia and across the nation.  With today’s vote, the House took a key step required in order to move forward on writing and passing the forthcoming Build Back Better Act, which will include overwhelmingly popular initiatives to create more jobs, cut taxes for families and lower health care costs – and do so by making the wealthiest and big corporations pay their fair share.

August 24, 2021 In The News

Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet and Congressman Ken Buck (CO-04), Ranking Member of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law, have introduced the Open App Markets Act, which would “level the playing field for small app developers, strengthen consumer choice within the app marketplace, and ensure that antitrust laws are working properly in the digital ecosystem.”

August 24, 2021 In The News

Last week, the Gwinnett Chamber was joined by two members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. U.S. Representatives Carolyn Bourdeaux and Hank Johnson spoke on recent legislative developments on infrastructure in Congress.

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August 13, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet and Congressman Ken Buck (CO-04), Ranking Member of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Antitrust, Commercial and Administrative Law, today introduced the Open App Markets Act, which would level the playing field for small app developers, strengthen consumer choice within the app marketplace, and ensure that antitrust laws are working properly in the digital ecosystem.

July 30, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Johnson (GA-04) voted to make historic investments in American jobs, opportunity and working families with H.R. 4502, a package to fund the federal government in the next fiscal year. This essential legislation will improve the health and financial security of American families – while also investing in clean energy, public health and education to set America up for future success.
 
July 28, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced today that four venues in his district will receive more than $542,000 in Shuttered Venue Operators Grants (SVOG).

The four venues receiving funds are:

•        A.R.T. Station in Stone Mountain: $61,609

•        Onstage Atlanta in Scottdale: $84,521

•        J.D. Entertainment, LLC in Covington: $391,798

•        Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts in Conyers: $4,291.

July 20, 2021 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced he secured $4,929,000 for eight community-funded projects in the 2022 Department of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (LHHS) and the Department of Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development (THUD) appropriations bills.

July 1, 2021 Press Release
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Hank Johnson, a senior member of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, voted in favor of the INVEST in America Act (Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America) H.R. 3684 that passed the House of Representatives 221-201. 
 
 
June 21, 2021 Press Release
DECATUR, GA — Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), is encouraging hardworking families to be on the lookout for advance monthly payments of the Child Tax Credit of up to $300 per month per child beginning July 15th through December. 
 

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Recent Votes

Date Roll Call Bill Vote
8/24/2021 260 H.R.4 Yea
8/24/2021 259 H.R.4 Nay
8/24/2021 258 H.RES.601 Yea
8/24/2021 257 H.RES.601 Yea
8/23/2021 256 S.272 Yea