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

Press Releases

Nov 5, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC - Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today released the following statement on H.R. 3548, the Worker, Homeownership and Business Assistance Act of 2009, which passed the House of Representatives today by a vote of 403-12. In Texas, unemployment benefits will be extended fourteen additional weeks.
Oct 29, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson announced that the Dallas Independent School District will receive $7,982,680 in funding under the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA). The funding will be used to continue the Teacher Incentive Fund for one year.
Oct 29, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC - Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson announced that the Texas Mezzanine Fund and the Dallas Development Fund will receive a total of $80,000,000 in tax credits from the U.S. Department of Treasury. The Texas Mezzanine Fund will receive $25,000,000 under the Treasury Department's New Markets Tax Program, and the Dallas Development fund will receive $55,000,000 under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).
Oct 29, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson made the following statement on the Affordable Health Care for America Act, which was unveiled today:
Oct 21, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson submitted the following Congressional Record statement in support of the Ryan White HIV/AIDS Treatment Extension Act, which passed the House today by a vote of 408-9:
Oct 15, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today submitted the following Congressional Record statement in recognition of National Latino AIDS Awareness Day of 2009, which is today.
Oct 15, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today hosted the Chair of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Željko KomÅ¡ic, for a meeting in her office. Congresswoman Johnson and President KomÅ¡ic discussed constitutional reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the country's prospects of accession to NATO and the European Union.
Oct 13, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today announced a total of $34,155,666 in U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants for the 30th Congressional District of Texas.
Oct 9, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson released the following statement on the Nobel Committee's awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to President Barack Obama:
Oct 6, 2009 Press Release
Washington, DC – Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson today introduced the Financial Education for Teachers and Students Act, which will authorize the Secretary of Education to award grants to states for financial education in public middle and high schools. The grants will fund financial literacy programs for students and their parents, as well as professional development for the teachers of the programs.

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