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WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Johnson criticized the House Republican “Pay More For Less” bill to repeal the Affordable Care Act after the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), whose Director was appointed by a Republican President, released a report detailing the consequences of the misguided bill:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Johnson, co-chair of the Congressional Lupus Caucus released a joint statement with Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), William R. Keating (D-MA), and Thomas Rooney (R-FL) after the House passed H.R. 1301, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2017, which included funding to establish a Lupus Research Program within the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today released a new district report highlighting the devastating risks to the district if President Trump and congressional Republicans move forward with their threats to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Washington, DC – (Tuesday, February 28, 2017) – Congresswoman Johnson released the following response to President Trump’s First Address to Congress:
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:
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.
Dallas, TX - (Tuesday, August 23, 2016) - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson made the following remarks in recognition of Black Women’s Equal Pay Day. Black Women’s Equal Pay Day marks the day when black women finally catch up to white men’s pay from the last year. On average, black women in this country must work almost eight more months to simply earn what a white man earned by last December 31st. Black women are paid 63 cents for every dollar white men earn in this country.