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1 hr ago | Plunderbund

Tiny Bubbles (Of Ideological Insulation) Make Bill Johnson Happy, Make Him Feel Fine

In a dazzling confirmation of his utter lack of political courage and unwillingness to engage in policy discussion outside his comfort zone, U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, of Ohio's 6th Congressional District is ducking all debates this cycle. Johnson, who surfed into Congress in 2010 on the Tea Party wave like Johnny Utah, represents the district that stretches along Ohio's eastern border, and is facing a challenge from former state representative, Democrat Jennifer Garrison.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Healthcare Law, Law

Sun Sep 14, 2014

The Review

Sacrifice of veterans recognized as The Moving Wall ends visit

They were husbands, fathers, sons and daughters. They came from tiny villages and the nation's largest cities.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Military, US Air Force, Calcutta, OH, Lisbon, OH, Columbiana, OH, Beallsville, OH

Salem News

Tributes paid at the Moving Wall

Soldiers meticulously fold an American flag near the Moving Wall during a service of recognition. U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Marietta, was keynote speaker Sunday during a service of recognition at the Moving Wall display in Lisbon.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Lisbon, OH, US Military, US Air Force, Calcutta, OH, Columbiana, OH, Beallsville, OH

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Morning Journal

Congressman asked to help

Everyone has a story to tell, and this week, Congressman Bill Johnson had the opportunity to listen to some and tell his own as the parents and caregivers for clients of the EDI-South workshop asked for his help in keeping the facility open. EDI-South is one of three such facilities operated by the county Board of Developmental Disabilities , and in June, it was learned that Superintendent William Devon is proposing to close the Calcutta facility in a cost-cutting move.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Calcutta, OH

Fri Sep 12, 2014

Marietta Times

Garrison misleads voters with her version of facts

Jennifer Garrison's recent attacks on Bill Johnson are as disappointing as they are deceiving. She knows that Johnson has returned $200,000 of his office budget to the taxpayers.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Ohio Government

Politico

Planned Parenthood hits airwaves - Sullivan runs domestic-violence...

"Exclusive: Planned Parenthood fires back with $900K ad buy in Colorado, North Carolina," by Campaign Pro's James Hohmann: "Planned Parenthood Votes will launch its first TV ads of the year today, a nearly million-dollar buy aimed at countering Republican Senate candidates who recently embraced making oral contraception available over the counter and boosting Democratic incumbents Kay Hagan and Mark Udall. The group casts this proposal, newly popular with some GOP candidates, as more expensive for women with a $500,000 buy in the Raleigh, North Carolina, market and a $400,000 buy in the Denver market.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Senator Rob Portman, Republican

Politico

2010 GOP House rebels go soft in 2014

With the climax of the 2014 midterm season at hand, some Republicans who rode the conservative wave to power are waging campaigns that are barely recognizable from the ones they ran four years ago. In 2010, they were fire-breathing tea partiers who promised to storm the gates of Washington.

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Representative Justin Amash, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Dan Benishek, Barack Obama

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Marietta Times

Garrison understands working people

To me it seems fair that when the federal government has a construction project that they should hire local workers. But Representative Bill Johnson disagrees with me.

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Related Topix: Republican, US House of Representatives, US Politics, US News

Tue Sep 02, 2014

WTOV9

JVS students honored for aviation app

WTOV9.com JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ohio -- A group of local students received some well-deserved recognition by state leaders Tuesday for their work on an app that will help teach high school students how to fly.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Jefferson County, OH, Education Etc.

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Marietta Times

November election races set

There were no last minute surprises locally as the deadline wound down Monday to submit write-in candidates for the November ballot.

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Related Topix: Washington County, OH, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Marietta, OH

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Columbus Dispatch

U.S. House incumbents rolling in cash

Ohio's 16 incumbent U.S. House members have raised a combined $32 million for their re-election bids - 15 times what their upstart challengers have this election season.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Brad Wenstrup, US News, Steve Chabot, John Boehner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Steve Stivers, Representative Joyce Beatty, Democrat

Wed Aug 20, 2014

WTOV9

Congressmen make energy tour stop in Scio facility

WTOV9.com HARRISON COUNTY, Ohio - Eighteen months ago, what is now a massive production facility on the edge of Scio was nothing but corn fields.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Ohio, Harrison County, OH, Representative Steve Scalise

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