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 Congressman Sam Johnson

"Syria is the problem. Syria is where those weapons of mass destruction are, in my view. You know, I can fly an F-15, put two nukes on 'em and I'll make one pass. We won't have to worry about Syria anymore."
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... second with 990,690 living in such communities, or 22.7 percent of its population. North Texas has the two most prosperous Congressional Districts in the country -- District 3, represented by U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Richardson, and District 26, represented by U.S. Rep. Michael Burgess, R-Lewisville.

Eight LGBTQ people are running for Texas congressional seats. Democrat Lorie Burch is challenging Republican U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson of Plano, while Democrat John Duncan is running for the open seat being vacated by Republican U.S. Rep. Joe Barton of suburban Dallas, who is stepping down after ...
Other retiring Texas Republicans are: science, Space and technology Chairman Lamar Smith; Financial Services Chairman Jeb Hensarling; along with rank-and-file members Sam Johnson, Ted Poe and Blake Farenthold. Additionally, Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke is leaving the House to challenge ...
Two other New Jersey Republicans may be victims of a GOP backlash, as well funded contenders are lining up to challenge Rep. Leonard lance and Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen. Texas Rep. Sam Johnson, Rep. Bob Goodlatte, R-Virginia, Rep. Dave Trott, R-Mich., Rep. Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, Rep.
Republican Representative Frank LoBiondo of New Jersey, who came in with the Gingrich Revolution in 1994 and has been a target for House ... The Texas Republican makes a special point of blaming "the Mediacrats," a conspiracy of Democratic and media elites to make his party look evil and ...

3. Rep. Sam Johnson of Texas; announced on 1/6/17. The longtime congressman made his announcement in a message posted to his website. "After much prayer, I have decided I will not seek re-election to serve the Third District of Texas in the U.S. House of Representatives in 2018," Johnson said in the ...
U.S. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, a relatively obscure third-term Democrat from El Paso, threw his hat in the ring to take on U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz in 2018. O'Rourke, who pledged he wouldn't take PAC money or allow pollsters to shape his messaging, spent the year blanketing every pocket of the state - even the ...
Rep. Vern Buchanan · Vernon Gale BuchananMORE (R-Fla.) was named the new chairman of the tax-policy subcommittee. He previously led the oversight subcommittee and has been pushing to reform the IRS in the wake of the tax law's enactment. Rep. Lynn Jenkins · Lynn Haag JenkinsThe Hill's Whip ...
Some of the retiring GOP lawmakers have served in Congress for several decades: Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, who first joined the House in 1991; Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, R-Florida, who first arrived at Capitol Hill in 1989; Rep. John Duncan, R-Tennessee, who was first sworn in in 1988; and Sen.
WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Joe Barton, the longest-serving member of the Texas delegation, apologized Wednesday for a graphic nude photo of him that .... Sam Johnson, R-Plano, announced earlier they will retired in 2018.
He completed his residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch, department of Otolaryngology Head ... Affairs for the Associated Builders and contractors and as legislative assistant to U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas.
Sam Johnson, Jeb Hensarling, Lamar Smith and Ted Poe all hail from solidly Republican ... Austin, Texas (AP) -- veteran Democratic Rep.
The week before that, Dallas Rep. ... Sam Johnson, 87, became the first Texas Republican to announce he will leave Congress after this term.
On Wednesday morning, 52-year-old Scalise challenged 87-year-old Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, who also uses a scooter to navigate the ...
Rep. Ted Poe, R-Texas, in his office on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., ... Jeb Hensarling of Dallas, Sam Johnson of Richardson and Lamar ...
GOP Rep. Sam Johnson of Plano, who turned 87 last month, is retiring. Rep. Beto O'Rourke, an El Paso Democrat, is giving up his seat to ...

House Bill 89 of the Texas Legislature, which took effect Sept. 1, was co-authored by Representative Phil King. ... Rep. Sam Johnson, who has explicitly stated in all caps on his facebook page "I PROUDLY ... Another is Rep.
Rep. Sam Johnson (R, TX-3) announced via press release on 1/6/17 ... Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R, FL-27); told the Miami Herald on 4/30/17.
Hensarling is the second North Texas congressman to opt against another term in Congress. In January Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Plano, ...
Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, who chairs the House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, has proposed to match benefit ...
Rep. Dave Reichert, shown here in 2015, is one of seven .... Sam Johnson of Texas, who will retire after 13 full House terms, and Lynn Jenkins ...
Cathy Myers, a local school board representative also running in the Democratic primary, has only $20,000 cash .... Van Taylor (Texas-03), running for Rep. ... Sam Johnson (R), who has held the Dallas-area seat since 1991.
The Vietnam Center and Archive was renamed for U.S. Rep. ... in the McKenzie-Merket Alumni Center, Tuesday, October 17, 2017, in Lubbock, TX. ... A smile crossed Sam Johnson's face as Texas Tech President Lawrence ...
Rep. King has long led the charge to dismantle the DACA program, including ... Paxton became attorney general of Texas in January 2015, a state that ... Sam Johnson's (R-TX) district, would see that area lose $84.1 million ...
That amount is expected to include some funds for Texas -- where Hurricane Harvey recovery is still in the early ... Sam Johnson and Mac Thornberry. ... The chairman of the conservative Republican Study Committee, Rep.
U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson announced Friday morning that he will not seek re-election to represent his Plano-based North Texas seat in Congress ...
Charlie Dent (Pennsylvania), Rep. John Duncan Jr. (Tennessee), Rep. Ted Poe (Texas), Rep. Sam Johnson (Texas), Rep. Jeb Hensarling ...
Sam Johnson in Congressional district 3. Her name emerged as a contender this week after Texas Rep. Matt Shaheen of Plano opted to run for ...
Also on hand were local and state officials, including Rep. Bill Posey of ..... Sam Johnson of Texas, who retired in 1979 as an Air Force Colonel.
The Texas Legislature isn't likely coming back for an overtime round in Austin anytime soon -- at least not to draw a new ... Democratic U.S. Rep. ... Van Taylor's started his GOP bid to replace Sam Johnson in Congress.
Austin -- Angela Paxton, the wife of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, is considering a run for the state Senate. ... The outgoing senator is running for Congress to replace Rep. Sam Johnson, who is retiring at the end of his current term. ... laws for not registering as an investment adviser representative.
Taylor will seek the seat being vacated by retiring U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Plano, in Texas' 3rd Congressional district. by Patrick Svitek Aug.
Representative Sam Johnson (R-Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee, solves the financing problem ...
Two-thirds of Texas reps are skipping them ... WASHINGTON -- Fewer than a third of Texas' congressional delegation plan ... "My job as representative is to represent people who voted for me and ... Sam Johnson of Plano, Rep. ... 12 at a town hall hosted by TX 23, the local Indivisible chapter, and Castro ...
Representative Sam Johnson (R-TX), Chairman of the House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee, has proposed several cuts to ...
... Republicans, including the vulnerable North Dallas representative. ... U.S. Rep. ... A federal court ruling on Texas' congressional map, expected in the ... the district held by Sam Johnson, who is not going to seek re-election.
Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., introduced the Environmental Justice Act in .... Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, re-introduced his Wasteful EPA Programs ...
Representative John Lewis (D-Georgia) introduced the .... In February, Representative Sam Johnson (R-Texas) re-introduced his Wasteful EPA ...
The group supports a bill introduced last year by Rep. Sam Johnson of Texas that would raise the age of eligibility for Social Security.
Taylor is expected to mount a campaign to replace the retiring U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Plano. "My commitment to limited government, liberty, ...
In February, Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, introduced a version in the House. The American hospital Association and the American Federation ...
U.S. Rep. Sam Johnson announced Friday morning that he will not seek re-election to represent his Plano-based North Texas seat in Congress ...
Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga., introduced the Environmental Justice Act in .... Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, re-introduced his Wasteful EPA Programs ...
Melissa Ballard of Little Elm and several North Texas allies stand in front ... Resident can read more on Senate Bill 6 at ... scheduled meeting with local and state representative with no luck. ... Michael] Burgess and [Rep. Sam] Johnson asking the same - to simply schedule a meeting with ...
Introduced by Rep. Tim Walberg (R-MI), chairman of the education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, employment, Labor, and Pensions, and Rep. Sam Johnson (R-TX), chairman of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, the ...
The phase-out and eventual elimination of the taxation of benefits was one of the proposals called for in Rep. Sam Johnson's (R-Tx.) Social Security Reform Act of 2016, which was introduced in December. Phase-outs were set to begin in 2045, with the ...
Small business health insurance plans: The House has passed the Small Business Health Fairness Act (H.R. 1101), sponsored by Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas. The bill would authorize the formation of association group health insurance plans by small ...
"When it comes to accessing high-quality health care coverage, small businesses should not be treated any differently than large corporations and unions," said Rep. Tim Walberg, R-Mich., who ... his fellow co-sponsor, Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, explained:.
Introduced by Rep. Tim Walberg, R-Tipton, chairman of the education and the Workforce Subcommittee on Health, employment, Labor, and Pensions, and Rep. Sam Johnson, R-Texas, chairman of the Ways and Means Subcommittee on Social Security, the ...


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