Dallas, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson received the Texas Hospital Association’s (THA) Texas Hospital Advocacy Tribute Award this week after being honored with the recognition in a ceremony in Washington, DC last month. The award recognizes Congresswoman Johnson for her commitment to good health care policy and support of policy issues of significance to health systems.
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement in response to the Trump Administration announcing a binding legal ruling that bars most victims of domestic abuse and gang violence from receiving asylum:
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today voiced her opposition to the Trump Administration’s announcement that it will argue in court that the protections in the Affordable Care Act for individuals with pre-existing conditions should be struck down. Approximately 11,579,100 Texans have pre-existing conditions, according to the Center for American Progress.
DALLAS, TX – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement on President Trump’s newly announced policy to separate children from their parents when families are detained at the border:
Dallas, Texas – Democratic Whip Steny H. Hoyer (MD) and Democratic Whip Task Force on Poverty, Income Inequality, and Opportunity Chair, Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13), along with Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson (TX-30) and Congressman Marc Veasey (TX-33), visited Dallas, Texas on Friday, as part of their Pathways Out of Poverty Listening Tour.
Dallas, Texas – Congresswoman Johnson issued the following statement after Trustees of the Social Security and Medicare trust funds released a report indicating Medicare will become insolvent by 2026, three years earlier than projected last year:
Dallas, Texas – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement today to mark Memorial Day, which will be observed on Monday, May 28:
DALLAS, TX – Yesterday, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson hosted her annual Youth Crime Prevention Summit at the University of North Texas at Dallas.
DALLAS, TX – On Saturday, April 28, 2018, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson hosted her annual conference, A World of Women for World Peace, at UNT Dallas College of Law, which was attended by over 100 guests committed to peace, including local leaders on the forefront of the movement in education, conflict resolution, and economic freedom as a means to security.
WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congresswoman Johnson released the following statement after Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson withdrew his name to be considered for the position as Secretary of Veterans Affairs: