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On February 2, Bill Johnson stopped at the Kiwanis Club of Marietta's 65th Annual Pancake Days.

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Johnson Statement on Government Funding and Border Security Package
February 14, 2019
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after the House of Representatives voted on the bipartisan appropriations measure: The bipartisan budget agreement the House just voted on isn’t perfect – far from it – but, it moves the ball forward on addressing the national security crisis at our southern border while avoiding a second partial government shutdown. And, it also provides the Department of Homeland Security and our ICE agents with the critical flexibility nee... More
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Bill Johnson Reacts to President Trump’s Inspiring State of the Union
February 5, 2019
Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) released the following statement after President Donald Trump’s second State of the Union speech: Tonight, the American people heard the accomplishments of the last two years straight from the source – not through the filter of the national mainstream media. And, President Trump has an excellent case to make – the state of our union is indeed strong. I was particularly eager to hear the President once again restate his commitment to securing America's border... More
U.S. Rep Bill Johnson Keeps Track of Railroad Issue in Tiltonsville
February 4, 2019
Wheeling Intelligencer By Miranda Sebroski Published on February 4, 2019 Debris left behind on the railroad tracks near Tiltonsville led U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson to visit the village on Friday. Public officials from Tiltonsville met with Johnson, R-Ohio, at 2 p.m. Friday, while the House of Representatives was not in session in Washington, D.C. Also in attendance were Yorkville officials including Mayor Karen Vargo, council members Sandy Reasbeck and Ron Emerson and Police Chief John Morelli, who ... More
E. Liverpool officer invited to State of the Union address
February 1, 2019
Lisbon Morning Journal By Jo Ann Bobby-Gilbert Published February 1, 2019 City K-9 Officer Chris Green has been invited by Congressman Bill Johnson as his guest to attend this year’s State of the Union Address Feb. 5 in Washington, D.C., and the officer intends to use the unique opportunity to the area’s advantage. In 2017, Green was overcome and overdosed after coming into contact with the narcotic fentanyl when he wiped a white powder from his shirt following a traffic stop during which drugs ... More
Legislation may lead to validation of trail for Steubenville
February 1, 2019
Steubenville Herald-Star By Amy Neeley Published on February 1, 2019 If U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, has his way, an important moment in Steubenville’s history will get some validation. Johnson has introduced the bipartisan Eastern Legacy Extension Act, which would amend the National Trails System Act to extend the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail and mark the actual route took by famous explorers Meriwether Lewis and William Clark as they prepared for their historic expedition beg... More
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