U.S. CONGRESSMAN BILL JOHNSON Proudly Representing Eastern and Southeastern Ohio


Bill Johnson with sophomore Cole Durst and Meigs High School Principal Travis Abbott on April 21. Cole received the highest score (out of over 55,000) in the entire state on the American Legion Government test!

U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson brings Congressional honors to Mingo Junction’s Sophie Schoolcraft
April 25, 2017
Steubenville Herald-Star By Mark Law Published April 25, 2017 U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, on Monday presented Sophie Schoolcraft with a congressional proclamation for her years of community service. Schoolcraft has been director of the Mingo Social Services handing out holiday food baskets and providing other help to the needy for decades. “If everyone in the country had the service and commitment as Sophie, this would be a much different country. The government system is based on ‘of, b... More
Congressman Johnson visits Meigs High School
April 25, 2017
Meigs Independent Press Published April 25, 2017 Congressman Bill Johnson visited students at Meigs High School on April 21, 2017. Congressman Johnson spent time talking with students in Geography and Current Wold Affairs classes. In addition to speaking with students, he spoke with teachers, staff and administrators. During his time at Meigs High School, Congressman Johnson answered questions from students and spoke about his life experiences. Grant Adams, senior at Meigs, said he was glad to s... More
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Bill Johnson Statement on Tax Day
April 18, 2017
Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement on Tax Day, April 18, 2017: It’s official – Tax Day is here. Hardworking American families and small businesses again this year will fork over more of their hard-earned money to a broken down and inefficient federal government. The document our Founding Fathers wrote that created the greatest nation on the planet - the U.S. Constitution - has less than 5,000 words. Compare that to the U.S. tax code, which is over 75,000 pages long. And, ... More
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Bill Johnson Statement on U.S. Strike in Syria
April 7, 2017
Congressman Bill Johnson issued the following statement on the U.S. air strike in Syria: “The images this week out of Syria were horrifying - dozens of men, women, and children were murdered. The use of chemical weapons is illegal under international law, and the use of them cannot be tolerated - anywhere! The Trump Administration is justified in these tactical strikes against the Assad regime - a designated state sponsor of terrorism - who has repeatedly demonstrated its willingness to commit b... More
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Bill Johnson Reintroduces BRICK Act
April 5, 2017
Today, Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) reintroduced the Blocking Regulatory Interference from Closing Kilns (BRICK) Act in the U.S. House. Companion legislation has been introduced in the U.S. Senate by Roger Wicker (R-Mississippi). “The majority of U.S. brick plants are small, family-owned operations, often located in small communities that depend on the plant for good-paying jobs. They’ve built some of the most iconic buildings, cities, and towns in existence across Ohio and America,” Bi... More
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