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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 19, 2021 Press Release

ATLANTA, GA—For the July 14 national roll-out of the Child Tax Credit, Rep. Johnson teamed up with local non-profit Our House, the United Way and the IRS to encourage families to be on the lookout for advance monthly payments of the Child Tax Credit of up to $300 per month per child from now through December.

July 13, 2021 Press Release

This week, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on the Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet, held a hearing titled, “The Importance of a Diverse Federal Judiciary, Part 2: The Selection and Confirmation Process.”

July 12, 2021 Editorial

Bipartisanship is one matter — supermajority rule is another. In the public discourse centered on filibuster reform, the two are commonly conflated. But they are distinct phenomena.

July 9, 2021 Press Release

DECATUR, GA—Today Rep. Johnson applauded the launch of the Emergency Connectivity Fund (ECF) application period and urged local schools and libraries to apply for funding to help students, teachers, and library patrons get the tools they need to connect to the Internet from home. 

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July 9, 2021 Press Release

DECATUR, GA—Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), Chair of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet, announced today that he is competing in this year’s Member Online All-Star Competition, which challenges House Democratic Members and Committee Majorities to boost their followers on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube over a three-week period.

 

July 6, 2021 Press Release

DECATUR, GA — Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced more than $6 million for local Head Start programs.  Rep. Johnson helped secure the grant funding as part of the American Rescue Plan.

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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. 

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May 18, 2021 In The News

DECATUR, GA –Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) is urging families in Georgia’s Fourth District to file their taxes before the upcoming May 17 tax deadline to ensure they receive the accurate amount in new advance monthly Child Tax Credit payments they are entitled to as soon as possible.

May 4, 2021 In The News

Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) announced the winners of his 2021 Congressional Arts Competition and awarded four college scholarships worth a total of $35,000 on April 24 in a virtual ceremony.

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April 21, 2021 In The News

As our communities and economy have been ravaged by COVID-19, the country has come together to recognize the sacrifices of those filling essential roles to keep our nation safe and moving forward.

April 21, 2021 In The News

Reader thanks Rep. Johnson for climate legislation:

Members of Congress often take heat from people who disagree with their actions or statements. It’s only fitting, then, that they hear some appreciation for the good things they do.

April 21, 2021 In The News

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) and Rep. Hank Johnson (D-Ga.) sent a letter to Barrett on April 16 calling for her to voluntarily recuse herself from the case, saying that “statute, constitutional case law, and common sense all would seem to require” it.

April 21, 2021 In The News

“The room was filled with emotion and gratitude,” said Georgia Rep. Hank Johnson. “Black lives mattered to this jury. And I’m very gratified at the verdict, very happy at the swiftness of the verdict. ... It’s a vindication of justice in America.”

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April 14, 2021 In The News

"Our Community Health Centers have always been the go-to source for my constituents seeking quality, affordable health care and now they are critical players in our response to COVID-19," Rep. Hank Johnson, whose district includes these health centers, said in a news release.

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April 14, 2021 In The News

Episode Summary

Cong. Hank Johnson of Georgia discusses his bill to end transfers of military-style equipment to law enforcement, and the new push for immediate action with an executive order. Joe Madison then continues the conversation with his listeners

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Date Roll Call Bill Vote
7/29/2021 254 H.R.4300 Yea
7/29/2021 253 H.R.2497 Yea
7/29/2021 252 H.R.2278 Yea
7/29/2021 251 H.R.2278 Yea
7/29/2021 250 H.R.3237 Yea