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Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson

Representing the 30th District of TEXAS

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Dec 4, 2017 Event

The 2017 Senior Living Conference will focus on health matters for seniors including mental, physical, social, and emotional well-being. 

Oct 12, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement after the president signed an executive order that will dismantle the Affordable Care Act and American’s ability to access affordable health care:

Sep 6, 2017 Press Release

THE HONORABLE EDDIE BERNICE JOHNSON
OF TEXAS
ON THE FLOOR OF THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
September 5, 2017

 

Mr. Speaker, I rise to give brief remarks about Alex Wubbels, the emergency room nurse at University of Utah Hospital in Salt Lake City, Utah who was arrested for doing her job on July 26. As a non-practicing registered nurse, this story shocked and upset me. I cannot fathom being handcuffed in my workplace for following hospital policy and the law.

Mar 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman  Johnson released the following statement in response to the canceled vote on the GOP Healthcare Plan.

Mar 16, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Johnson released the following statement after the president released his FY2018 budget proposal:

Mar 14, 2017 Press Release

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:

Mar 10, 2017 Press Release

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:

 

Mar 2, 2017 Press Release

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). 

Feb 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – (Tuesday, February 28, 2017) – Congresswoman Johnson released the following response to President Trump’s First Address to Congress:

 

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Jan 26, 2017 In The News
As the first registered and former chief psychiatric nurse elected to U.S. Congress, Rep. Johnson gives informed insight on the changing healthcare system in the U.S. during a Q&A with MedPage Today.