Rep. Henry Johnson
Democrat • 4th District, Georgia • 5th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 10 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 100 of 436) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 21 of 436)
- 176 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 58 of 440) 2 Made Into Law (Ranks 29 of 440)
Johnson grew up in Washington, DC, the son of the highest ranking African American then serving in the Bureau of Prisons. He graduated from Clark College (now Clark Atlanta University) and Texas Southern University's Thurgood Marshall Law School. He is married to Mereda Davis Johnson and has two children.http://www.hankforcongress.com/about
Johnson has practiced law for 25 years, with a focus on criminal and civil litigation. He gained a degree of prominence early in his career when he successfully won the exoneration of He also served as Associate Judge of the Magistrate Court of DeKalb County for ten years. in 2001, he was elected a DeKalb County Commissioner, a job he held until running for Congress in 2006.http://www.hankforcongress.com/about Read More...
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- Past Seven Days: 43
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.2897 - Neglected Infections of Impoverished Americans Act of 2015Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 9 Views
To require the submission of a report to the Congress on parasitic disease among poor Americans.
H.R.2767 - Airport Security Act of 2015Referred to the Subcommittee Jun 29, 2015 19 Views
To prohibit certain individuals from possessing a firearm in an airport, and for other purposes.
H.R.2624 - Part D Beneficiary Appeals Fairness ActReferred to House Ways and Means Jun 03, 2015 2 Views
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in p...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.Res.342Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 64 Views
Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives regarding the enhancement of unity in America.
H.Res.344Referred to the House Committee Jun 25, 2015 196 Views
Urging the discontinued use of the Confederate battle flag, which represents pain, humiliation, torture, and racial oppression, in remembrance...
H.R.2944Referred to House Energy and Commerce Jun 25, 2015 5 Views
To improve public safety, accountability, transparency, and respect for federalism in Federal criminal law by applying the findings of the bip...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 2200: CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 2200 CBRN Intelligence and Information Sharing ActAye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1295: Trade Adjustment Assistance Reauthorization Act of 2015
On Motion to Concur in Senate Amendment to House Amendment to Senate Amendment: H R 1295 To extend the African Growth and Opportunity Act, the Generalized System of Preferences, the preferential duty treatment program for Haiti, and for other purposes.Aye (with party)June 25, 2015
H.R. 1615: DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Pass, as Amended: H R 1615 DHS FOIA Efficiency Act of 2015Aye (with party)June 25, 2015