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Washington, DC - (Tuesday, February 7, 2017) - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement after Betsy DeVos was confirmed as the U.S. Secretary of Education:
Dallas, TX - (Sunday, January 29, 2017) - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement after detentions at Dallas/Forth Worth International Airport (DFW) and across the nation due to the unconstitutional Muslim ban:
“I stand in solidarity with the refugees, immigrants and their loved ones who are being banned from entering our country. This does not represent the America that is made up of immigrants or the values we cherish, one being freedom of religion.
Washington, DC - (Friday, January 20, 2017) - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement in support of the Women’s March in Dallas, Washington, D.C. and across the nation:
Students from the School for the Talented and Gifted at the Yvonne A. Ewell Townview Magnet Center in Dallas, Texas, will have the opportunity to speak with NASA astronauts currently living and working on the International Space Station at 11:15 a.m. ET on Tuesday, April 26. The 20-minute, Earth-to-space call will air live on NASA Television and the agency’s website.
“I want to congratulate everyone at The School for the Talented and Gifted for this amazing recognition. This ranking is a testament to the hard work and dedication of teachers, the staff, the administrators, and especially the students. I am honored to have such an incredible example to our nation right here in my district. The students, faculty and staff at TAG are modeling excellence in education, strategies for reducing opportunity gaps and improving student achievement and academic preparedness.