Congressman Hank Johnson

Representing the 4th District of Georgia

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May 9, 2019 Press Release

Congressman explores how important patents are to innovation, addresses rise of fraudulent trademarks from China

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Rep. Hank Johnson (GA-04), chair of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property and the Internet, conducted a hearing on Oversight of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

May 3, 2019 E-newsletters
As a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, I take my executive branch oversight responsibilities seriously. When Attorney General William Barr refused to appear before our committee earlier this week, he failed the American people and the constituents of my district. As your representative, I had substantive questions for him regarding his misrepresentations of the Special Counsel’s report
May 3, 2019 Press Release

On April 27 at his Congressional Arts reception, Rep. Johnson (GA-04) announced the winners of his 2019 Congressional Arts Competition at the ART Station Theatre in Stone Mountain.

Four students were awarded college scholarships worth more than $69,000.

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May 2, 2019 Press Release
Today, Rep. Johnson voted to pass H.R. 9, the Climate Action Now Act, House Democrats’ legislation that would require the Trump Administration to remain in the Paris Climate Accord and to develop a serious
April 30, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Offers Bicameral Resolution With New York Congresswoman Grace Meng

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) and Rep. Grace Meng (NY-06) introduced a resolution to designate April 30 as National Adult Hepatitis B Vaccination Awareness Day.

April 22, 2019 Press Release

DECATUR—On April 22, 2019, Earth Day, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) was presented with “The Environmental Scorecard Award,” in recognition of his 100 percent environmental voting record score in 2018.

Rep. Johnson was presented with the award at The Georgia Environmental Justice Education and Awareness Symposium, where he also served as a guest speaker for the symposium.

April 18, 2019 Press Release
Today, U.S. Senators Thom Tillis (R-NC) and Chris Coons (D-DE), Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, and Representatives Doug Collins (R-GA-9), Ranking Member of the House Judiciary Committee, Hank Johnson
April 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) has been recognized by Goodwill Industries International (GII) as a 2019 Policymaker Leader.

Rep. Johnson is receiving the award for demonstrating tremendous support of Goodwill’s public policy and legislative agenda, including criminal justice reform and workforce development.

April 9, 2019 Press Release
Congressman Johnson Highlights Impact of Free Tax Preparation, Importance of Tax Time Savings

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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.

January 31, 2019 In The News

If Democrats on the House Judiciary panel have any concerns about their party’s mega-overhaul of voting, ethics, lobbying and campaign finance laws, they kept them private on Tuesday during the measure’s first congressional hearing.

January 31, 2019 In The News

January 30, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Lithonia, said he was “very happy” the shutdown was coming to an end.

January 30, 2019 In The News

The delays are not lost on two members of Georgia’s congressional delegation who serve on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

January 30, 2019 In The News

Johnson named chair of House intellectual property subcommittee

U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson, D-Ga., announced this past week that he will hold a leadership role in Congress over the next two years through a subcommittee chairmanship.

January 24, 2019 In The News

Source: United States House of Representatives – Representative Hank Johnson (GA-04)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), a senior member of the House Judiciary Committee, today condemned the shooting death of Ghanaian journalist Ahmed Hussein-Suale, who was killed late Wednesday in Ghana’s capital Accra.

January 24, 2019 In The News

CONYERS — Youth from across Rockdale County displayed their talents in honoring the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Monday afternoon at the Rockdale Career Academy (RCA).

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Recent Votes

Date Roll Call Bill Vote
7/17/2019 493 H.R.748 Yea
7/17/2019 492 H.R.3494 Yea
7/17/2019 491 H.R.3494 Aye
7/17/2019 490 H.R.3494 No
7/17/2019 489 H.RES.497 Yea