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March 15, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Scores 100% – No. 1 in GA Delegation – Highest Lifetime Score of 96% 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced today he earned a 100 percent from The League of Conservation Voters (LCV) on their 2018 National Environmental Scorecard, which tallies the performance of every member of Congress every year on key environmental votes.

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March 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) joined nearly 240 other Members of Congress in proudly introducing the Equality Act of 2019. This historic legislation says, unequivocally, that LGBTQ Americans deserve the full protections guaranteed by the landmark Civil Rights Act of 1964.

March 13, 2019 Press Release
Congressman seeks to reform Pentagon’s 1033 Program that gives military-grade weapons to local law enforcement departments for free
 
March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) joined fellow Members of Congress to co-sponsor H.R.

March 5, 2019 Press Release

On March 1, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) joined health officials, teachers and parents from across DeKalb County to honor talented elementary school students who competed in the 14th Annual Dental Quiz Bowl Competition.

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March 1, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Johnson with Berta Cáceres on Capitol Hill.Tomorrow, we commemorate the death of renowned Honduran indigenous leader and environmental activist Berta

February 28, 2019 Press Release

Sen. Blumenthal introduces Senate companion; Bills would remedy Supreme Court ruling, Restore consumers’ rights to justice through courts

February 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Valentine’s Day, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) sent a love letter to people of color throughout the world by reintroducing a resolution to designate the ten years between January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the “International Decade for People of African Descent.” 

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February 15, 2019 In The News

“The real emergency is the Constitutional crisis that Trump is creating,” said Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA).

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February 15, 2019 In The News

She continued, "To Congressman Henry C. “Hank” Johnson, Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasia-Cortez & each and every politician or public figure that stepped up and presented letters and made statements in defense of my son."

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February 15, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Lithonia, joined many of his Democratic colleagues in lambasting the move. 

February 15, 2019 In The News

The announcement prompted loud criticism from many Democrats, including Lithonia U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson. 

“It’s a sad day for the nation when one man can falsely claim there is a national emergency simply to untangle himself from a political problem of his own making,” he said. 

February 14, 2019 In The News

 

The House Judiciary Committee passed a measure Wednesday that would require background checks for all gun sales and most gun transfers within the United States, the most significant gun-control legislation to advance this far in Congress in years.

 

February 14, 2019 In The News

Congressman Hank Johnson, who represents Georgia's 4th District, is also advocating for the rapper, and he's with us now. Congressman, thanks so much for joining us.

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February 14, 2019 In The News

Twenty-one DeKalb County students are among 35 nominated this year by U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) to attend a U.S. service academy.

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February 14, 2019 In The News

Jay-Z isn’t letting a fellow rapper go down without a fight. The music mogul’s entertainment company has enlisted an attorney to help 21 Savage, who was arrested by Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Sunday.

February 14, 2019 In The News

Democrats on the committee showed no inclination to accommodate Whitaker’s demands, and some urged Nadler to respond with an immediate subpoena.

“Get him under subpoena, bring him to our hearing, and ask him questions and demand answers — and then take him to court if he does not answer those questions,” said Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.).

February 6, 2019 In The News

“Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph — also known as 21 Savage — is a young man who I’ve spent time with, and I’m impressed with him and the many positive things that he has done to uplift the youth of our community,” Johnson said in a statement to the Daily News.

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