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Rep. John Lewis on the Reopening of the Federal Government January 25, 2019 Press Release “I am relieved for the families of over 800,000 dedicated federal workers, including thousands of my constituents, that the longest government shutdown in American history is finally over.
Fighting for Justice in Congress. If you see something that is not right, not fair, not just, you have a moral obligation to do something about it.
John LewisVerified account @repjohnlewis Aug 6. 53 years ago today, the Voting Rights Act was signed into law by President Johnson. I shed a little blood on that bridge in Selma and friends of mine …
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Rep. John Lewis. Lewis is the representative for Georgia ’s 5 th congressional district ( view map ) and is a Democrat. He has served since Jan 6, 1987. Lewis is next up for reelection in 2018.
Biography. In 1977, John Lewis was appointed by President Jimmy Carter to direct more than 250,000 volunteers of ACTION, the federal volunteer agency. In 1981, he was elected to the Atlanta City Council. While serving on the Council, he was an advocate for ethics …
Representative John Lewis (1940 – ) In Congress 1987 – Present | Get alerts. H.R.5005 — 115th Congress (2017-2018) To direct the Secretary of the Interior to conduct a special resource study to determine the suitability and feasibility of establishing the birthplace of James Weldon Johnson in Jacksonville, Florida,