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Representing the 4th District of Louisiana

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February 28, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. – In his first district work week as a congressman, Rep. Mike Johnson (LA-04) and his staff traveled Louisiana's Fourth Congressional District holding more than 85 meetings with constituents, local elected officials and business leaders.

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February 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. – On Tuesday, a bipartisan group of 50 freshman members of the 115th U.S. Congress—representing red and blue states from coast to coast—released a document entitled the "Commitment to Civility" and will address the issue on the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives.  

 

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February 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Rep. Mike Johnson (LA-04) issued the following statement on a revocation notice by the U.S. Customs & Border Protection (CBP) benefiting Louisiana companies and workers in the oil and gas industry:

February 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. – On Wednesday, Rep. Mike Johnson (LA-04) co-introduced H.R. 781, the Free Speech and Fairness Act in the 115th U.S. Congress.

February 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Congressman Mike Johnson (LA-04) led the delegation of new Louisiana members of Congress in sending a letter to the Army advocating for Fort Polk to be considered in the Army’s growing mission demands and force structure decisions. The letter was signed by Senator John Kennedy, Congressman Ralph Abraham, M.D.

February 1, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman Mike Johnson (LA-04) was named one of only three freshmen members to chair a subcommittee in the U.S. House of Representatives. He will serve as Vice Chairman of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations and will also sit on the Subcommittee on Water, Power and Oceans.

 

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January 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman Mike Johnson (R-LA) was named to two important subcommittees of the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee. He will serve the 115th U.S. Congress on both the Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security as well as the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, and Investigations.

January 13, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee welcomed Congressman Mike Johnson (R-La.) as a new member to the committee for the 115th Congress.

 

January 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, the U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee welcomed Congressman Mike Johnson (R-La.) as a new member to the committee for the 115th Congress.

 

“I am delighted by this appointment because the Judiciary Committee handles some of the nation’s most important issues, and many that I have been working on my entire career,” said Johnson.

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January 3, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Representative Mike Johnson was sworn in as a Member of the United States House of Representatives by House Speaker Paul Ryan on January 3rd, 2017.
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September 7, 2017 In The News

With federal disaster coffers stretched to the seams, the U.S. House of Representatives quickly passed a bill Wednesday to infuse $7.9 billion in disaster aid without taking amendments, pushing off a number of persistent questions about several federal disaster recovery policies.

September 7, 2017 In The News

The House on Wednesday overwhelmingly passed $7.9 billion in Hurricane Harvey disaster relief as warring Republicans and Democrats united behind help for victims of that storm as an ever more powerful new hurricane bore down on Florida.

September 6, 2017 In The News

September 6, 2017 In The News

Zach Wilson is the Keithville native who went on a mission trip in March to Guatemala, but was detained at the airport for having hunting ammunition in his bag.  He spent three months in Guatemalan prison and now waits on house arrest for trial that won't start until February. His wife Lisa and Congressman Mike Johnson are working to bring him home.

August 31, 2017 In The News

The importance of a bipartisan effort for a stronger, more efficient National Flood Insurance Program was made plain this week in Houston.

It's been made plain before, too, in New Orleans and Biloxi in 2005; Lake Charles in 2005 and 2008; Lafayette and Monroe in 2016. It was made clear on the Jersey shore in 2012.

August 31, 2017 In The News

Sen. John Kennedy made a stop in Bossier City Thursday morning as part of the Bossier Chamber of Commerce’s Government Relations Seminar Series at CSRA.

Kennedy gave his perspective from the Senate, defining his first year as a cross between ‘Mr. Smith Goes to Washington’ and ‘The Gong Show.’

August 31, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON _ Lawmakers from Louisiana and Texas, who return to Congress next week, are already gearing up to ask for federal disaster aid in the aftermath of Harvey.

August 28, 2017 In The News

It's cliché now to suggest that our national politics need more civility. It's cliché because it's been true for a long while. The sun rises each morning, our politicians snipe and swipe and fight. Repeat, repeat, repeat.

August 28, 2017 In The News

Sen. John Kennedy made a stop in Bossier City Thursday morning as part of the Bossier Chamber of Commerce’s Government Relations Seminar Series at CSRA.

Kennedy gave his perspective from the Senate, defining his first year as a cross between ‘Mr. Smith Goes to Washington’ and ‘The Gong Show.’

August 28, 2017 In The News

Rep. Mike Johnson: “Securing our borders is critical to preserving our national security, and President Trump has made this a top priority during his time in office. Since his inauguration, illegal border crossings have decreased significantly.

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