Rep. Henry Johnson
Democrat • 4th District, Georgia • 5th Term • Sworn In 2007
- 5 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 65 of 352) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 3 of 352)
- 55 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 64 of 438) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 41 of 438)
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: 35
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Most Recent Sponsored Bills
H.R.1095Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 9 Views
To amend title 10, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Defense to use only human-based methods for training members of the Armed F...
H.R.1102Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 8 Views
To amend title 18, United States Code, to provide a penalty for assault or homicide committed by certain State or local law enforcement office...
H.Res.120Referred to the House Committee Feb 24, 2015 10 Views
Supporting the goals and ideals of the designation of January 1, 2015, to December 31, 2024, as the "International Decade for People of Africa...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
H.R.1161Referred to the House Committee Feb 27, 2015 13 Views
To direct the Secretary of the Interior to designate at least one city in the United States each year as an "American Civil Rights City", and ...
H.Res.128Referred to House Judiciary Feb 26, 2015 18 Views
Recognizing the significance of the Greensboro Four Sit In.
H.J.Res.36Referred to the House Committee Feb 26, 2015 9 Views
Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States to clarify the authority of Congress and the States to regulate the expenditur...
Recent Voting History
H.R. 33: Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders Act
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and Concur in the Senate Amendment: H R 33 Protecting Volunteer Firefighters and Emergency Responders ActAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.R. 240: Department of Homeland Security Appropriations Act, 2015
On Motion to Instruct Conferees: H R 240 Making appropriations for the Department of Homeland Security for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposesAye (with party)February 27, 2015
H.J.Res. 35: Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposes.
On Passage: H J RES 35 Making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2015, and for other purposesNay (with party)February 27, 2015