$80B to be invested in better serving constituents, families for transportation
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), a senior member of the Transportation & Infrastructure Committee, introduced the Stronger Communities Through Better Transit Act (H.R. 3744), which would provide $20 billion annually for four years ($80B total) to transit systems for their operating budgets.
Feature may create “race to the bottom” as artists and labels feel compelled to accept lower royalties to break through competitive music environment
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressmen Hank Johnson (GA-04), Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet, and Ranking Member Darrell Issa (CA-50), sent a letter to Comptroller General of the United States U.S. Government Accountability Office Gene L.
Rep. Johnson Helps CBC Recognize, Raise Awareness of Centennial of Tulsa Massacre – Discusses Restoration and Repreparations
TULSA, OK – On Monday, May 31 and Tuesday, June 1, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) – the Congressional Black Caucus Whip – visited Tulsa, Oklahoma, to commemorate and recognize the centennial of the Tulsa Massacre when a mob of white residents set fire to Black Wall Street on May 31 and June 1, 1921.
Congressmen introduce bill to protect traveling public from largest, heaviest trucks
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Seeking to make highways around the nation safer for drivers, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04) and Rep. Jesús G. “Chuy” García (IL-04) reintroduced the “Safe Roads Act of 2021,” which would direct the Department of Transportation to require that all new tractor trailers be equipped with and use an automatic emergency braking system.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet, introduced H.R. 3466, The Tulsa-Greenwood Massacre Claims Accountability Act. He made the announcement this week during a Constitution Subcommittee hearing titled: “Continuing Injustice: The Centennial of the Tulsa-Greenwood Race Massacre.”