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Bill Johnson spoke with young people who are experiencing barriers to employment at Zane State College - Cambridge Campus on February 21.

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President Trump Signs Bill Johnson-Led Resolution to Save Coal Jobs
February 16, 2017
Representative Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after President Donald Trump signed into law Johnson’s Congressional Review Act (CRA) H.J. Resolution 38, overturning the Office of Surface Mining’s recently issued coal job-killing regulation known as the so-called “Stream Protection Rule.” President Trump signed the resolution this afternoon in the Roosevelt Room in the White House with Johnson at his side. This is Johnson’s eighth piece of legislation signed into law: “... More
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Trump signs bill sponsored by local Congressman to help coal industry
February 16, 2017
WKBN Published February 17, 2017 Video clip: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_b3X3bVxf7E President Trump followed through on his campaign promise by signing legislation helping the coal mining industry. The president was surrounded by coal miners as he signed legislation rolling back regulations to protect waterways from coal mining waste. The law went into effect the last day of the Obama Administration. “By eliminating this rule, I am continuing to keep my promise to the American people to get... More
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Trump signs Ohio resolution on coal waste
February 16, 2017
Columbus Dispatch By Jessica Wehrman Published February 17, 2017 A trio of Ohio Republicans were on hand Thursday to watch President Trump sign a bill killing an Obama-era rule aimed at protecting streams near coal mines. Reps. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, Jim Jordan, R-Urbana and Jim Renacci, R-Wadsworth all watched as Trump signed Johnson's resolution in the Roosevelt Room of the White House Thursday afternoon. The resolution overturns a regulation aimed at keeping mining waste out of nearby wate... More
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Bill Johnson Statement on Ninth Circuit Ruling
February 9, 2017
Representative Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth District refused to reinstate President Trump’s temporary pause on immigration from seven countries: I am disappointed, but not surprised by this ruling. This is the kind of judicial activism that the Ninth Circuit is infamous for – and Americans are tired of. I am confident that in the end, the United States Supreme Court will rule that, indeed, the President of the U... More
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House Votes for Johnson-Led Action to Save Coal Jobs
February 1, 2017
Representative Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.J. Resolution 38, overturning the Office of Surface Mining’s recently issued job-killing regulation, known as the so-called “Stream Protection Rule”, through the Congressional Review Act (CRA). It was approved by the House by a vote of 228 to 194, with bipartisan support; Johnson introduced the resolution in the U.S. House: Today, the House voted to repeal the Interior Department... More
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