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On July 1, 2015, Bill Johnson made a stop at the OhioMeansJobs - Scioto County location in Portsmouth.

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Rep. Bill Johnson visits CAO
July 1, 2015
Portsmouth Daily Times By Frank Lewis Published July 1, 2015 If your company has looked for employees, or you are someone who has sought employment and/or training in Scioto County, chances are at some point that process may have flown through the OhioMeansJobs Center located at the Community Action Organization of Scioto County. It is a one-stop center that helps employers and potential employees find jobs and training. On Wednesday, U.S. Representative Bill Johnson (R-OH) visited the center to... More
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Johnson Lauds Court Ruling on Air Pollution Limits
June 30, 2015
Youngstown Business Journal Published June 30, 2015 U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson applauded yesterday’s announcement by the Supreme Court of its ruling in Michigan v. EPA. The high court, in its 5-4 decision, ruled the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency should have considered costs to utilities before determining whether to set limits for toxic air pollutants back in 2011. “When agencies come up with costly regulations, they need to consider who will end up footing the bill,” said Johnson, R-6 Ohio, ... More
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Bill Johnson Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Michigan v. EPA
June 29, 2015
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement today after the Supreme Court issued its ruling in Michigan v. EPA: “Today’s ruling by the Supreme Court stated the EPA must consider cost – and the cost of compliance – before deciding whether regulation is appropriate and necessary. When agencies come up with costly regulations, they need to consider who will end up footing the bill. “No one cares more about the air we breathe and the water we drink than the people who live... More
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Johnson leads roundtable discussion in Steubenville
June 29, 2015
WTOV Published June 29, 2015 A push to improve public housing in Jefferson County continues to gain momentum and Monday that was on full display at a meeting in Steubenville. Leading a roundtable discussion was Congressman Bill Johnson. It lasted nearly 2 hours and involved local, state, and federal officials and touched on a number of topics, including violence and drug problems throughout Jefferson County. Johnson said the Jefferson Metropolitan Housing Authority needs to get an executive dire... More
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Bill Johnson Comments on Supreme Court Marriage Ruling
June 26, 2015
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the Supreme Court issued its ruling on Obergefell v. Hodges: “I am deeply disappointed with the outcome of today’s Supreme Court ruling, as I believe that Ohioans have the right to decide what’s best for Ohio – and Ohioans have already spoken on this issue. Decisions like this should be made by states – by the People -- not in courtrooms. I also don’t believe that decisions in one state should be forced onto another sta... More
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