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Bill Johnson on United States v. Texas Decision

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The President – whether that is President Obama or any future President – is not permitted to write laws. That is the job of the People's representatives in Congress. And, when Congress chooses to deny the President exactly what he wants, the Constitution prohibits the President from legislating on his or her own.

Johnson Calls on Senate Democrats to Approve DHS Funding

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Congressman Bill Johnson (R-Marietta) issued the following statement in response to a federal judge's decision to temporarily block President Obama's executive action on illegal immigration: "President Obama has been rightly called out for stepping beyond the bounds of his executive authority in his effort to bypass Congress and unilaterally enact sweeping immigration policy. Now, I'm hopeful that...