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Sam Johnson Statement on 17th Anniversary of 9/11

Posted on September 11, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the 17th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks, U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03) released the following statement: September 11th is a day Americans have said they will never forget. That is true. 17 years later, we still remember the 2,977 victims at the Twin Tower...

Sam Johnson Statement on Passing of Fellow Vietnam POW, Senator John McCain

Posted on August 25, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In the wake of U.S. Senator John McCain’s (R-AZ) passing, U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03) released the following statement: We have lost a genuine American hero today. John and I were fellow POWs at the “Hanoi Hilton,” and I can testify to the fact that he did everything he ...

Sam Johnson Introduces Bill to Modernize Social Security Administration

Posted on July 27, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee Chairman Sam Johnson (R-TX) introduced the Social Security Administration Modernization Act of 2018 (H.R. 6559), which combines new and existing proposals to make commonsense improvements to the Social Security Administration ...

Rep. Sam Johnson Memorial Day Message

Posted on May 28, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As Americans across the country remember the members of the U.S. Armed Forces who paid the ultimate sacrifice in defense of freedom, U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03), released the following statement: Americans are truly blessed to enjoy freedom in its many forms – freedoms we...

Rep. Sam Johnson on Groundbreaking of Critical New Reservoir

Posted on May 25, 2018

PLANO, TX – Today, U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03) joined the North Texas Municipal Water District (NTMWD) and other local, state, and federal leaders at the groundbreaking ceremony for a new reservoir that will meet critical water needs for North Texas families. The reservoir, named the North ...

Sam Johnson Congratulates 26 Students on U.S. Service Academy Appointments

Posted on May 21, 2018

Washington, D.C. – Yesterday, U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03) hosted his final annual Academy Appointee Send-Off Ceremony to congratulate the 26 Collin County students who received appointments to U.S. Service Academies or one of the preparatory schools this fall. “It is my honor to congratulat...

Sam Johnson Announces High School Student Winners of 2018 Art Competition

Posted on May 16, 2018
Sam Johnson Announces High School Student Winners of 2018 Art Competition

Plano, TX – U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Congressional Art Competition, “An Artistic Discovery.” Winners were announced at the Congressman’s free annual art exhibit and awards ceremony held at the McKinney Performing Arts Center on May 14th. “Th...

Korean War Veteran Sam Johnson Statement on North Korea Peace Talks

Posted on April 27, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – In response to the news that North and South Korea intend to work toward a formal end to the Korean War and dismantle the North Korean nuclear program, U.S. Congressman Sam Johnson (TX-03) – the last Korean War veteran in Congress – released the following statement: As a veteran w...

Johnson, Larson Introduce Medical Debt Tax Relief Act

Posted on April 13, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, U.S. Congressmen Sam Johnson (TX-03) and John Larson (CT-01) introduced the Medical Debt Tax Relief Act (H.R. 5493), which would ensure that the IRS cannot tax medical debt that has been forgiven. “Medical debt can be financially crippling, and folks who have been fortu...