The Supreme Court has ruled that North Carolina’s plan to draw congressional districts qualified as racial gerrymandering, the drawing of districts upon racial lines, violating the Voting Rights Act of 1965.
Congressman Johnson praises this ruling, believing that this case is a step in the right direction towards achieving true equality for all.
We are here again and I must say that I am extremely excited about this year’s competition. That’s not to discount any of the previous competitions but this competition has some truly special pieces.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Hank Johnson, a member of the House Judiciary Committee, released this statement on the appointment of Robert Mueller to investigate Russian meddling:
On May 10, Congressman Hank Johnson hosted and moderated an event with Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officials and members of immigrant communities from DeKalb and Gwinnett County at Georgia Piedmont Technical College’s Conference Center.
By terminating FBI Director James Comey, President Donald Trump has continued his assault on our Republic.
As recently as last week, Comey confirmed that the FBI has active ongoing counter terrorism and criminal investigations into the Trump campaign’s connections to the Russian government's attempts to influence the outcome of this country’s most recent presidential election.
I want you to know that I will continue to fight against the Trump Administration and the Republican Party as they to try to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as “ObamaCare.” I will stand with my colleagues in opposition to the American Health Care Act, or “TrumpCare.”
WASHINGTON, D.C.—The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed an important amendment sponsored by Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA), which extends all nine Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) exemptions to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.