Just in case the haters were wondering…


icon_hank_johnson.jpgCongressman Hank Johnson (D-GA) will announce his plans to run for a third term as Georgia’s Fourth District representative at his Lithonia campaign office on Saturday, Jan. 16 at 11 a.m.

I ask my supporters to stand with me as we face new challenges.” said Johnson “I will run on my record.”

Johnson, chairman of the Judiciary subcommittee on Courts & Competition Policy, has delivered more than $150 million in federal funds for Fourth District schools, transportation, public safety, health care and job training for the District in 2009-2010. He passed laws that cracked down on price-fixing and streamlined the U.S. court system. In his capacity as Southeast Regional Whip in the House leadership, he continues to work to ensure that meaningful health reform passes Congress.

“Serious times call for serious representation, and the Fourth District will be well served by a vigorous, positive debate that presents a diversity of views. I look forward to a vigorous campaign and re-election to a third term.”

WHO: Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA)

WHAT: Announcing his run for a third term in Congress

WHEN: Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010, at 11 .am. Media are advised to arrive at 10 a.m.

WHERE: The Burroughs Building, 6440 Hillandale Drive, Lithonia, Ga., 30058, Suite 262.


One Response to Congressman Johnson announces bid for third term

  1. J.M. Prince says:

    Wow. What a concept, eh?

    “I will run on my record.” A novel take for many in Ga. no doubt. VJ’s now says he’s in too. Where’s ole Margaret Hamilton to cue when we need her most? An exciting time indeed.