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Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson

Representing the 30th District of TEXAS

Housing Issues

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Nov 18, 2014 Press Release


WASHINGTON, D.C. – (Tuesday, November 18th, 2014)— Congressional Homelessness Caucus Co-Chairs Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) and Alcee L. Hastings (D-FL) made the following statement highlighting National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Week, which is held the week before Thanksgiving. 

Jul 9, 2014 Press Release

Dallas, TX– (Wednesday, July 9, 2014) Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson met with President Barack Obama and a group of local elected and religious leaders to discuss the recent humanitarian crisis spurred by the influx of more than 52,000 unaccompanied children along the border during the President’s visit to Dallas today. Congresswoman Johnson offered the following statement after leaving her meeting with the President:

Jun 25, 2014 Press Release


Susan sarandon

Susan Sarandon advocates for the need to protect homeless individuals

Mar 12, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC(Wednesday, March 12, 2014) Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson took action to force an up-or-down vote on key legislation that would extend unemployment insurance for more than two million Americans.  Congresswoman Johnson joined her colleagues in signing a discharge petition to bring up the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act (H.R. 3546).  The bill extends emergency unemployment insurance for nearly five million Americans looking for work through the end of the year.

Dec 19, 2013 Press Release
House Republicans in mid-December blocked an effort by Democrats to extend the program before the Dec. 28 cut-off. Congresswoman Johnson reacts to this.
Nov 13, 2013 Press Release
Today, Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson, as co-chair of the Congressional Caucus on Homelessness, held a briefing commemorating National Homeless Awareness month.
Sep 6, 2013 Press Release
Congresswoman Eddie Bernice Johnson and the Dallas Coalition for Hunger Solutions held their second annual Hunger Summit from 8 a.m. to noon at the Texas Discovery Gardens in Fair Park. The Coalition is chaired by Congresswoman Johnson and works diligentl
May 22, 2013 Press Release
The Congressional Caucus on Homelessness, in conjunction with the National Center on Family Homelessness, hosted a congressional briefing entitled "Homelessness in America: Experiences & Solutions in the 113th Congress."
Jul 10, 2012 Press Release
Congresswoman Johnson ,the Congressional Caucus on Homelessness, and the National Coalition for the Homeless, hosted a briefing on violence against the homeless.
May 9, 2012 Press Release
North Texas Fair Housing Center will receive $261,589 in a Fair Housing Organization Initiative (FHOI) grant, awarded by the Department of Housing and Urban Development