Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson currently serves as a Vice Chair on the Congressional Voting Rights Caucus. The Caucus is dedicated to raising awareness of voter suppression efforts across the country and to create and advance legislation that blocks current and future discriminatory tactics that would deny American citizens their sacred right to vote.
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Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today released the following statement on the commencement of Black History Month:
“From slavery to suffrage, from the Jim Crow era to the Civil Rights movement, the struggle for progress has marked the story of African Americans in this nation. Over the course of this month, Americans from every state will acknowledge the important contributions African Americans have made to our country.
Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today received a 97% score from The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights. The Leadership Conference rates members of Congress based on their voting record and awarded Congresswoman Johnson with the highest score given to any member of the Texas Congressional Delegation.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement in response to President Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to fill the vacancy on the Supreme Court:
Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement today regarding the upcoming nomination of a Justice by President Trump to fill a vacancy on the Supreme Court: