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

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Bill Johnson with Ankur Parekh of Tri Valley HIgh Schooll. Ankur was nominated to the United States Air Force Academy and the United States Naval Academy.

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Bill Johnson Statement on President Trump’s Infrastructure Plan
February 12, 2018
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement regarding President Trump’s infrastructure plan: “America is long overdue for an upgrade to our outdated, and in some cases crumbling infrastructure, which has been neglected for decades. I am heartened to see that a significant chunk of the money in the President’s plan would be invested in rural America. Those of us in Eastern and Southeastern Ohio are well-aware of the many challenges we face with the condition of our brid... More
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Bill Johnson Statement on Declassified Memo
February 2, 2018
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the declassification and release of a memo on the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) prepared by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Majority: I am glad the memo was released today. I read it, and last week called for it to be released. This is just one piece of information; I will be reading the House Democrats’ memo when it is available as well – and it should also be released to the public.... More
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Valley lawmakers respond to State of the Union Address
January 31, 2018
WKBN Published January 31, 2018 President Donald Trump is challenging Congress to make good on a long-standing promise to fix the immigration system. In his first State of the Union address, Trump also warned that deadly gangs, drugs and violent immigrants are threatening the American way of life. Yet he called for optimism amid a growing economy and gave himself credit for it. Trump cast the debate over immigration as a battle between heroes and villains, leaning heavily on the personal stories... More
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Bill Johnson Reacts to President Trump’s State of the Union
January 30, 2018
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address: Tonight, the American people heard the accomplishments of the last year for themselves – not through the filter of the mainstream media. From unlocking American energy and ending the War on Coal, to transforming the Department of Veterans Affairs, to eliminating job-killing regulations, and enacting historic tax reform legislation, there is a lot to celebrate fr... More
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Make Medicare Process Efficient
January 25, 2018
Wheeling Intelligencer Published January 25, 2018 Medicare beneficiaries who are prescribed certain medicines must jump through some terribly outdated bureaucratic hoops to get them. Prior authorization is required for Medicare beneficiaries to have some drugs paid for by the government program. Often, that can mean pharmacists must spend time on the phone with Medicare officials, or wait for faxes to provide authorization. Yes, faxes. A bill sponsored by U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio, and thre... More
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