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U.S. Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson, Representing the 30th District of Texas

  • 2018 Congressional App Challenge

    We are pleased to announce that the Congressional App Challenge (CAC), a competition designed to encourage student participation in computer science and coding. Students are encouraged to register online at https://www.congressionalappchallenge.us/students/ by Sept 10th before submitting their app by October 15. Officially launched by the U.S. House of Representatives in 2015, this nationwide effort allows students to compete against their peers by creating and an application for desktop/PC, web, tablet, mobile, raspberry Pi, or other devices. We accept any programming language: example: C, C++, Java, JavaScript, Python, Ruby, or "block code". The Challenge is designed to promote innovation and engagement in computer science. The Congressional App Challenge is open to all middle and high school students in the 30th Congressional District of Texas. Students entering the competition must submit their app to CongressionalAppChallenge.us during the Competition Submission Period between 12 PM (noon) Eastern Time on JUNE 4TH, 2018, and 12:00 PM (noon) Eastern Time on OCTOBER 15th, 2018. The winner from the 30th Congressional District, chosen by a panel of expert judges, will be featured on CongressionalAppChallenge.us, and the winning app will also be eligible to be on display in the U.S. Capitol, honoring the winners from across the country. For more information, please visit the official Congressional App Challenge website at CongressionalAppChallenge.us, email StudentSupport@CongressionalAppChallenge.us, or contact Dominique Brown at 214-922-8885 or Dominique.Brown@mail.house.gov.

Meet Congresswoman Johnson

Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson is a Democrat who proudly represents the 30th Congressional District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives. First elected to Congress in November 1992, and is currently serving her 13th term in the United States House of Representatives. Congresswoman Johnson was elected as the first African-American and the first female Ranking Member of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology. She also serves on the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure. Read full biography.

 

Latest News

Oct 15, 2018 Press Release

Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today released the following statement after President Donald Trump disputed the veracity of climate change during an interview on 60 Minutes:

 

Oct 15, 2018 Press Release

Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today met with Mayor Curtistene McCowan of DeSoto to discuss issues of importance to the 30th Congressional District and the City of DeSoto.

Oct 9, 2018 Press Release

Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson Saturday hosted her 26th annual Community Appreciation Day. The program featured more than 25 vendors offering information and services to the enthusiastic attendees, as well as musical and dance performances, which showcased the great diversity of the 30th Congressional District of Texas.

 

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