It’s been busy couple of weeks here in Georgia and in Washington since I last wrote.
Today I convene the subcommittee for a bipartisan hearing on “Civil Enforcement of Congressional Authorities.” This is an important issue for the Committee, for the institutional interests of Congress, and for the enduring strength of our constitutional system.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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LITHONIA, GA – Today, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) joined U.S. Sen. Raphael Warnock, DeKalb County Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson and Stonecrest Mayor Jason Lary for a site visit of Emory Hillandale Hospital in South DeKalb.
ATLANTA — Georgia's Democratic congressional delegation spoke on the Covid-19 relief plan on Wednesday.
The virtually inclusive meeting took place at 11:30 a.m.
The Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act, led by Rep.
In honor of Black History Month, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) recognized four local sheriffs and a groundbreaking Georgia General Assembly secretary with Pioneer Awards for their service to Georgia’s Fourth Congressional District — and their work to break down barriers and make history in the state.
Congressman Hank Johnson - GA came on The Rashad Richey Morning Show to describe his close and personal encounter with the terrorist attack on the U.S. Capital, Wednesday, January 6th.
ATLANTA — Georgia Reps.
As the nation's Capitol came under attack — not from a foreign power, but from a mob supporting President Donald Trump after he encouraged people to show up en masse to protest the certification of the presidential election — Georgia officials used social media platforms to express outrage and concern about the disturbing scene.
U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson is asking his colleagues in Congress to censure President Donald Trump after audio of a phone call, in which he asked Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger to “find” him enough votes to reverse Joe Biden’s win in the state, surfaced over the weekend.