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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:
Dallas, TX – (Sunday, January 15, 2017) – Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement in support of the nationwide movement of rallies “Our First Stand.” These rallies are in protest of the Republican’s decision to repeal the Affordable Care Act.
President Barack Obama is joined on stage for the signing of the 21st Century Cures Act
Congresswoman Johnson spoke on the need for passage of the 21st century Cares Act in the Senate with Senator (l to r) Cornyn, Rep. Murphy, Senator Cassidy, Senator Murphy, Senator Alexander, and Rep. Upton
Washington, DC - (Wednesday, July 6, 2016) - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson applauded the passage of H.R. 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act in the House of Representatives. The bill passed with overwhelming bipartisan support, with a final vote count of 422 – 2. Congresswoman Johnson was the lead Democratic cosponsor of the bill.
Washington, DC - (Thursday, June 16, 2016) - Today, the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5293, which will provide $576.3 billion for national security purposes, readiness programs, and health programs for service members, veterans, and military families.
Washington, DC - (Wednesday, June 15, 2016) - Today, the House Committee on Energy and Commerce held a full committee markup on the amended version of H.R. 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act. The legislation passed unanimously out of the Committee (53-0). Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson is the lead Democratic cosponsor of H.R. 2646 and worked with Congressman Tim Murphy (R-PA), the bill sponsor, to craft the legislation.