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Bill Johnson visited Come Shoot Indoors in Martins Ferry - and practiced shooting at the range - on August 24.

Congressman Johnson Statement on FERC Announcement Aimed to Improve the LNG Permitting Process
September 17, 2018
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement in response to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s (FERC) recent announcement to improve the Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) export permitting process: As a Member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, I am deeply involved in America’s energy policies. One of the most important benefits to continued energy-related economic growth is ensuring that the process for permitting new energy infrastructure is not only fair a... More
Press Releases
Johnson, Cuellar Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Export Legislation Passes U.S. House
September 6, 2018
Congressmen Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) and Henry Cuellar (D-Texas 28th) released the following statement after legislation they co-sponsored, The Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act (H.R. 4606), passed the U.S. House by a bipartisan vote of 260-146: Countries located in the Caribbean, Central America, and in South America are increasingly looking to the United States to meet their natural gas needs, but not in the quantities that the current large-scale domestic exporting facilities... More
Opinion Pieces
Bipartisan support for LNG export certainty
September 6, 2018
The Hill Published September 6, 2018 The House of Representatives today will consider H.R. 4606, the Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act, which provides that applications under the Natural Gas Act (NGA) for the importation or exportation of small volumes of natural gas will be granted without delay if they do not require an environmental assessment under the National Environmental Policy Act. This legislation will help the United States fully realize its economic potential regardin... More
Johnson discusses improving economy
August 29, 2018
Steubenville Herald-Star By Paul Giannamore Published August 29, 2018 The economy is improving dramatically and numbers from the area prove it, though national news stories choose not to reflect the numbers. That was the word from U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, to members of the Steubenville Action Council of the National Federation of Independent Business during breakfast at Froehlich’s Classic Corner downtown Tuesday morning. “Get our spurs on and saddle up because it’s going to happen,” ... More
Opinion Pieces
Tax Cut Misinformation Campaign Continues
August 27, 2018
Pomeroy Daily Sentinel Published August 27, 2018 As we speak, Congress is working on “Tax Cuts 2.0,” which would make many of the reforms in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) permanent, and extend tax relief to millions more Americans. But, the recent tax cuts are never without their enemies, many of whom populate the hallways of liberal newsrooms across the country. The left-leaning mainstream media continues to spread misinformation about tax reform, in an attempt to undermine its reforms in th... More
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