The Dallas Observer discusses Representative Johnson's fierce opposition to Lt. Governor Dan Patrick's 'Bathroom Bill' Senate Bill 6. The article also discusses Representative Johnson's anti-employment discrimination legislation, House Bill 225.
The Dallas Observer discusses the leadership in Dallas and State Rep. Johnson's effort to reshape the city's leadership.
The Dallas Observer discusses the challenges of gentrification in Dallas and State Rep. Johnson's efforts to prevent the displacement of West Dallas residents.
The Dallas Morning News discusses Rep. Eric Johnson's House Bill 674 which would ban out-of-school suspensions for children younger than 6 except in the most severe cases.
In preparation for the next legislative session, Rep. Eric Johnson filed several house bills that he hopes will help improve voter turnout, affordable housing, economic security and pubic safety in Dallas.
NBC 5's Kristi Nelson & Gromer Jeffers of The Dallas Morning News talks with State Representative Eric Johnson (D) Dallas talk about bills he's filed for the upcoming Texas legislative session. Rep. Johnson discusses of police shooting bills, being an effective legislator, and his election to the Democratic Legislative Campaign Committee board.
2017 TLBC Scholarship
Posted by Troy Williams on January 20, 2017 at 1:00 PM
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WFAA's Brad Watson has a report on elected officials who are receiving tax payer funded pensions despite felony convictions. He discusses Rep. Eric Johnson's attempt to close the "Texas Loop Hole," with legislation that was filed last session, and which was pulled from a conference committee preventing it from becoming law.
DALLAS, TX - Today, State Representative Eric Johnson filed for re-election to the Texas House of Representatives, releasing the following statement:
Support from business associations, school districts, children's advocacy groups, private schools and municipal leaders
State Representatives Eric Johnson (D-Dallas) and Marsha Farney (R-Georgetown) released a framework on January 27, 2015, for reforming pre-kindergarten in Texas to improve quality and bring greater transparency and accountability to the system. The framework - largely based on Governor Abbott's proposal - has wide ranging support from business associations, school districts, children's advocacy groups, private schools and municipal leaders.