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On October 4, Bill Johnson was in Sebring to assist volunteers with the Ohio Reading and Math Corps by reading with, and tutoring students at BL Miller Elementary.

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Johnson Praises Local ARC POWER Grants
October 8, 2019
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the Appalachian Regional Commission announced a new round of POWER (Partnership for Opportunity and Workforce and Economic Revitalization) grants: “I am thrilled to support this economic investment across Eastern and Southeastern Ohio,” Bill Johnson said. “This funding will support projects designed to create jobs and spur economic opportunity by investing in broadband expansion, substance abuse recovery, manufacturing,... More
Congressman Bill Johnson volunteers at Sebring elementary school
October 4, 2019
WKBN By Gerry Ricciutti Video clip: Published on October 4, 2019 Valley Congressman Bill Johnson is spending at least part of his break from Washington this month volunteering in his home district. On Friday morning, he spent time at the BL Miller Elementary School in Sebring, looking in on a tutoring session with a few students and reading to a kindergarten class. This is part of the Ohio Reading Corps campaign, which is affiliated with the national Americorps progr... More
Johnson addresses GAHS students
October 2, 2019
Gallipolis Daily Tribune By Dean Wright Published on October 2, 2019 U.S. Congressman of Ohio’s Sixth Congressional District Bill Johnson (R — Marietta) partnered with Gallia Academy High School on Wednesday for a student leadership seminar with chosen students to discuss the importance of leadership and inspiration. “We call it our Leadership Team,” said Principal Josh Donley. “We try to be as widespread as far as getting students from different groups and organizations to be involved. We’ve go... More
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Johnson Statement on Hanoverton Sewer Project Grant
September 26, 2019
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the Army Corps of Engineers signed a Project Partnership Agreement with the Village of Hanoverton for installation of a sanitary sewer system: “I was pleased to support the grant funding for this important project that has been long-sought after by local and county officials,” Bill Johnson said. “Thank you to the Pittsburgh District of the Army Corps of Engineers for their hard work to bring this project closer than eve... More
Opinion Pieces
Let's "do something" about gun crime that works
September 25, 2019
Columbus Dispatch By Rep. Bill Johnson Published on September 25, 2019 In the tragic wake of mass shootings like the one in Dayton, people look to elected officials to do something. A crowd that gathered near that shooting site a few weeks ago chanted those exact words: “Do something!” They’re right. We certainly need to do something about mass shootings — something that works. But, doing something just to make us feel better won’t save lives. Neither will doing something just to make politician... More
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