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  1. D-Day valor awes JohnsonRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2014 | Cross Roads News

    U.S. Rep. Hank Johnson paid tribute to the late Rev. Ralph D. Abernathy and Nimrod McNair of Stone Mountain as he saluted servicemen and women as part of the 70th anniversary of D-Day in World War II.

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  2. Military vehicle causes issuesRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2014 | The Review

    The practice of donating surplus combat vehicles to police departments has come under criticism from some who are uncomfortable with what they see as the gradual militarization of U.S. law enforcement.

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  3. Ga Rep. Hank Johnson: 'a woman deserves equal pay for equal work'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The only Republican at a Senate hearing on the Paycheck Fairness Act Tuesday had a pointed question: What does the bill do for men? U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks during a news conference to mark Equal Pay Day, on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  4. Sheriff defends the purchase of military carrierRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2014 | Morning Journal

    The practice of donating surplus combat vehicles to police departments has come under criticism from some who are uncomfortable with what they see as the gradual militarization of U.S. law enforcement.

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  5. Sheriff defends accepting surplus combat vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2014 | Salem News

    The practice of donating surplus combat vehicles to police departments has come under criticism from some who are uncomfortable with what they see as the gradual militarization of U.S. law enforcement.

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  6. Police groups jump at chance for military surplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | Washington Times

    In a pole barn in Franklin, sharing space with a motorcycle and a boat, sat an imposing military vehicle designed for battlefields in Iraq or Afghanistan, not the streets of Johnson County.

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  7. EVENT: Humanitarian Crisis at the U.S.-Mexico Border: Understanding...Read the original story

    Jun 13, 2014 | CEPR

    ... for International Policy Alex Main will participate in a congressional briefing hosted by Representative Hank Johnson, which will examine how the current situations in Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador have caused such unprecedented numbers of ...

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  8. Sheriff: Local cops need MRAPs because America has turned into 'war zone'Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Marine Corps Times

    The Johnson County Sheriff used the military surplus MRAP vehicle to replace its 22-year-old armored 'Peacekeeper' vehicle .

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  9. Small-Town Cops Buying Up Military EquipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    Military vehicles intended for the terrain and battles of the Middle East are now roaring down the streets of small-town America due to a surplus of military equipment.

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  10. Ga Rep. Hank Johnson: 'a woman deserves equal pay for equal work'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The only Republican at a Senate hearing on the Paycheck Fairness Act Tuesday had a pointed question: What does the bill do for men? U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks during a news conference to mark Equal Pay Day, on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  11. Small town sheriff buys tank: "the United States of America has become a war zone"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | Boing Boing

    Rural counties across Indiana have been purchasing Afghanistan-surplus tanks with gunner turrets and heavy armour; most recently, it was Johnson County, whose Sheriff, Doug Cox, justified the purchase by saying, " The United States of America has become a war zone ."

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  12. Overkill? Small town buys armored SWAT vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | USA Today

    In a pole barn in Franklin, Ind., sharing space with a motorcycle and a boat, sat an imposing military vehicle designed for battlefields in Iraq or Afghanistan, not the streets of Johnson County.

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  13. Johnson County SWAT vehicle sparks debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Star Press

    In a pole barn in Franklin, sharing space with a motorcycle and a boat, sat an imposing military vehicle designed for battlefields in Iraq or Afghanistan, not the streets of Johnson County.

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  14. Police Officer safety or military surplus zeal?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    In a pole barn in Franklin, sharing space with a motorcycle and a boat, sat an imposing military vehicle designed for battlefields in Iraq or Police officer safety or surplus zeal: Military equipment spurs debate In a pole barn in Franklin, sharing space with a motorcycle and a boat, sat an imposing military vehicle designed for battlefields in ... (more)

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  15. Police officer safety or surplus zeal: Military equipment spurs debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | The Indianapolis Star

    Police officer safety or surplus zeal: Military equipment spurs debate Indiana counties, small town police departments turn to military surplus equipment in a big way.

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  16. McKinney's Name Is Not On All The Ballots A- But Her Opponent's Name IsRead the original story

    Aug 9, 2006 | IndyMedia

    I expected foul play when it came to Cynthia's primary, they've been gunning for her ever since she questioned the Bush administration too seriously about 9/11.

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  17. Ga Rep. Hank Johnson: 'a woman deserves equal pay for equal work'Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2014 | Examiner.com

    The only Republican at a Senate hearing on the Paycheck Fairness Act Tuesday had a pointed question: What does the bill do for men? U.S. Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks during a news conference to mark Equal Pay Day, on Capitol Hill, April 8, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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  18. U.S. Honduras policy under fireRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2014 | The Hill

    One hundred and eight members of Congress submitted a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry last Wednesday urging the administration to take action on the ongoing human rights crisis in Honduras.

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  19. Atlanta Congressmen back new bill that would bring life to death row appealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2009 | Examiner.com

    A new bill introduced November 3, 2009, in the US House of Representatives, would give those sentenced to death in capital cases an "opportunity to show compelling new evidence of innocence" in Federal court, to avoid putting "someone to death if there are innumerable doubts or omissions," according to Rep. Hank Johnson , the DeKalb County ... (more)

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  20. U.S. House Votes To Drop Enforcement of Federal Laws in Medical Marijuana CasesRead the original story

    May 31, 2014 | Peach Pundit

    The U.S. House voted 219-189 early Friday morning to deny the Justice Department funds that would be used to enforce federal marijuana laws if they prevented a state from implementing its own law permitting the use of medical marijuana.

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