Congressman Johnson Hosting Free Campaign Yard Sign Giveaway Event

STONECREST, GA – On Saturday, October 22 from 10 AM to 12:30 PM, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) is holding a free campaign yard sign giveaway event at the Burroughs Building – 6440 Old Hillandale Drive in Lithonia 30058.  Congressman Johnson will be on hand as will DeKalb County Commissioner Mereda Davis Johnson handing out yard […]

Hank Kicks Off CBC ALC ’22 At Inventor’s Patent Academy

Congressman Addresses ALC Panel: “The Inventor’s Patent Academy: Training the Next Generation of Black Inventors and Entrepreneurs.” WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04), Chairman of the Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property & the Internet, delivered the following remarks at the opening day of the Congressional Black Caucus Annual Legislative Conference for a  panel […]

Hank Introduces RAP Act To Protect Artists’ 1st Amendment Rights

To read the RAP Act: click HERE WHAT THEY ARE SAYING “Songwriters of N. America fully supports and endorses the RAP Act, which prohibits the widespread prosecutorial tactic of using free speech and creative expression as evidence of criminal conduct. This tactic, rooted in systemic racism, is primarily used as a means to target creators […]

Hank Fights To Lower Costs

WASHINGTON, D.C. — This month, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) voted to send historic, inflation-fighting legislation to the President’s desk.  The Inflation Reduction Act will deliver landmark investments to lower Georgia families’ kitchen table costs, create nine million good-paying union jobs, combat the climate crisis and dramatically reduce the deficit. “Today, I proudly voted to fight […]

Congressman Supports Commonsense Gun Reform: “Protecting Our Kids Act”

In the wake of the epidemic of gun violence, mass shootings and attacks on young school children, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) issued the following statement in support of H.R. 7910, The Protecting Our Kids Act of 2022, as it was marked up and passed out of the House Judiciary Committee. “It has been nine days […]

Early voting opens for Georgia primaries

Absentee ballots can be requested until May 13, submitted by May 24. By Mark Niesse — ELECTIONS Three weeks of early voting begins Monday for voters who want to cast their ballots in the Georgia primary before election day on May 24. In-person early voting is usually the most popular way of participating in […]

Hank’s Court Reform Bills in the News

4-20-2022: The Hill: The 21st Century Courts Act would help restore public confidence in the judiciary  4-26-22: OCG News: Congressman Hank Johnson to chair hearing on Supreme Court Ethics 4-27-22: The Hill: Democrat says judicial ethics problems are bigger than Clarence Thomas 4-27-22: The Jolt: Internal GOP memo testing attacks on Raphael Warnock 4-27-22: Fox5 […]

Hank’s Court Reform Platform

Justice under the law is a fundamental tenet of our Democracy. That is why the framers of our Constitution established the Judicial Branch as a co-equal branch of our government. In their wisdom and as part of the checks and balances that exist between the Legislative, Executive and Judicial branches, the framers assigned to the […]

AJC: Where you can vote early in DeKalb

13 locations plus 6 drop box sites set for May 24 primary election. By Zachary Hansen –  DEKALB COUNTY  DeKalb County has finalized its list of early voting locations and absentee ballot drop boxes. The county’s election board recently approved 13 early voting locations and six drop box spots for the May 24 primary […]

Congressman Johnson Qualifies for Re-Election in 2022

Democratic Caucus Leader, Senior Member of Judiciary and T&I Committees Makes It Official DECATUR, GA – On Monday, March 7, 2022, Congressman Hank Johnson (GA-04) made it official by qualifying to run for his ninth term in Georgia’s Fourth Congressional District. “I am proud of my strong record in Congress and look forward to meeting […]