Washington, D.C. – Late Wednesday, the House Judiciary Committee passed H.R. 38, the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act, out of committee.
Washington D.C. – This week, both the U.S. House of Representative and the U.S. Senate passed the Conference Report for the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) to give our troops the largest pay raise in eight years, make major reforms to Pentagon spending practices and increase funding for essential military readiness recovery. Rep.
Washington, D.C. – In a historic vote today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the largest tax reform package in over 30 years. H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, works to create more jobs, fairer taxes and bigger paychecks.
Washington D.C. – On Tuesday, the House Judiciary Committee held a hearing with Attorney General Jeff Sessions regarding oversight of the Department of Justice (DOJ) where Rep.
Washington D.C. – On Wednesday, the House Natural Resources Committee passed H.R.
Washington D.C. – This week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed over a dozen pieces of legislation to better the lives of veterans when they return home. The provisions include improving the quality of care veterans receive, increasing their access to healthcare and working to improve the effectiveness of the Veterans Crisis Line.
Washington D.C. – The U.S. Department of Agriculture today announced the South Toledo Bend Water District in Sabine Parish would receive a rural development grant totaling $150,000.
Washington, D.C. – On Friday, Rep. Mike Johnson (LA-04) voted in favor of H.R.
Washington D.C. – Rep. Mike Johnson (LA-04) has signed on as an original co-sponsor to H.R.
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The first major revision of the nation’s tax code in more than 30 years is on its way to President Trump’s desk for his signature today after the House of Representatives gave final approval with a 224-201 vote.
Rep. Mike Johnson, Dist. 4, released the following statement upon the final passage of tax reform legislation:
Congressman Mike Johnson hosted a town hall today in Evangeline Parish the last of his initiative to give the public a chance to voice their concerns.
Louisiana Representative Mike Johnson joined Acadiana's Morning News to discuss the GOP tax plan and the newly-formed Honor and Civility Caucus in Washington.
President Trump has signed a bill that will boost Barksdale, Fort Polk and Belle Chasse in Louisiana as well as give America's military families pay raises.
The National Defense Authorization Act will give Barksdale's B-52s a modern makeover, protect Fort Polk from the base closure list and and keep Belle Chasse's F-15 fighters on guard for the Gulf Coast.
Louisiana 4th district representative Mike Johnson and Florida’s 13th district representative Charlie Crist have crossed party lines to create the Honor and Civility Caucus in hopes of making politics a little less ugly.
ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - Vernon Parish resident Nina Todd still relives the day she was told her daughter had committed suicide last December. Amanda Brailer was 35-years-old and a mother of two.
"When I see a flag, the last flag I saw was on her casket," Todd said.
House freshmen who signed a civility pledge say they’ve been able to live up to their agreement to “disagree without being disagreeable” and even strike up some friendships amid a rancorous Congress.
Rep. Mike Johnson, the author of the pledge that the lawmakers signed in January, said his model for civility is former President Ronald Reagan.