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Bill Johnson at Weaving Stitches on Main Street in Pomeroy on April 17th, 2014.

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Bill Johnson Votes for a Responsible Balanced Budget
April 10, 2014
Representative Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) issued the following statement after the House of Representatives passed Representative Paul Ryan’s (R-WI) Path to Prosperity budget 219 to 205: “Today, the House took an important step forward in restoring fiscal restraint in federal government spending – something that has been sorely lacking in Washington for far too long. I commend Representative Ryan for putting in place a framework that would balance the budget over ten years and create jobs – all w... More
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Bill Johnson to Serve on House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology
April 9, 2014
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) and Chairman Lamar Smith (R-TX) released the following statements after the House Republican Steering Committee chose Rep. Johnson to serve on the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology: “I am honored to be chosen by Chairman Lamar Smith and the House Republican Steering Committee to serve on the Science, Space, and Technology Committee. Having spent 26 years in the United States Air Force, and having worked over 30 years in the Information Techno... More
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Bill Johnson Statement on Final Medicare Advnantage Rates
April 8, 2014
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement following the Department of Health and Human Services’ announcement on the final 2015 Medicare Advantage rates: “America’s seniors overwhelmingly approve of the highly successful, market-driven Medicare Advantage program. And, the recently cancelled Medicare Advantage rate cuts announced by the Administration do nothing to ease the minds of the millions of seniors who rely on the program. Because of Obamacare, millions of sen... More
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Johnson quizzes Moniz on ACP continuation
April 5, 2014
Portsmouth Daily Times By Frank Lewis Published April 5, 2014 Sixth District U.S. Congressman Bill Johnson questioned U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on the floor of the House Thursday concerning the future of the American Centrifuge Process at Piketon and the people employed at that facility in light of the announcement that the DOE would take over management of that program. Johnson asked Moniz if he (Moniz) still believes the U.S. needs a domestic enrichment capacity for nati... More
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Bill Johnson Introduces the Using our Energy to Build Better Communities Act
April 3, 2014
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after introducing H.R. 4369, the Using our Energy to Build Better Communities Act: “The energy renaissance occurring here in Eastern and Southeastern Ohio is having a positive impact on almost every sector of our economy, but none more so than in education. Young people are learning of the many opportunities coming from the good paying jobs resulting from the oil and gas boom. And, as local businesses grow and hire, our schoo... More
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