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Tim Johnson currently serves the 15th Congressional district of Illinois
This article is about the U.S. Representative from Illinois. For the U.S. Senator from South Dakota, see Tim P. Johnson.

Timothy V. Johnson is a Republican member of the U.S. House of Representatives representing the 15th District of Illinois since 2001. (map)

Record and controversies

General information about important bills and votes for can be found in Congresspedia's articles on legislation. You can add information you find on how Tim V. Johnson voted by clicking the "[edit]" link to the right and typing it in. Remember to cite your sources!

Iraq War

For more information see the chart of U.S. House of Representatives votes on the Iraq War.

Environmental record

For more information on environmental legislation, see the Energy and Environment Policy Portal

ARMPAC recipient

In October 2005, Johnson came under pressure when it was found that he had recieved $25,000 from ARMPAC, Tom DeLay's political action committee.[1]

Paperclip voting

The October 2000 issue of Illinois Issues reported that, in 1980, as a Representative in the Illinois House, Johnson lodged a paperclip into his voting button so that he could vote along party lines while out of the chamber.

Term-limit pledge

Johnson pledged to serve no more than three terms in Congress during his initial campaign in 2000. He broke the pledge, however, when he opted to seek a fourth term in 2006. [2]

Main article: term limits

Bio

Johnson was born July 23, 1946 in Urbana, Illinois. He was educated at the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York and the University of Illinois, and was a lawyer, a realtor, a member of the Urbana City Council and a member of the Illinois House of Representatives from 1976 to 2000 before entering the House.

Johnson will face David Gill in the 2006 election whom he defeated in 2004, 61% to 39%. [3]

Money in politics

This section contains links to – and feeds from – money in politics databases. <crpcontribdata>cid=N00012890&cycle=2006</crpcontribdata>

Links to more campaign contribution information for Tim V. Johnson
from the Center for Responsive Politics' OpenSecrets.org site.
Fundraising profile: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by organization/corporation: 2006 election cycle Career totals
Top contributors by industry: 2006 election cycle Career totals


Committees and Affiliations

Committees

Committee assignments in the 109th Congress (2005-2006)

Affilations

More Background Data

Wikipedia also has an article on Tim V. Johnson. This article may use content from the Wikipedia article under the terms of the GFDL.

Contact

DC Office:
1229 Longworth House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515-1315
Phone: 202-225-2371
Fax: 202-226-0791
Web Email
Website

District Office- Bloomington:
1 Brickyard Drive, Suite 201
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: 309-663-7049
Fax: 309-663-9880

District Office- Champaign:
2004 Fox Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-403-4690
Fax: 217-403-4691

District Office- Charleston:
655 West Lincoln Avenue, Unit B
Charleston, IL 61920
Phone: 217-348-6759
Fax: 217-348-6761

District Office- Mount Carmel:
1001 Market Street, Suite 102
Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Phone: 618-262-8719
Fax: 618-262-8859

Campaign Address:
413 Beringer Circle
Urbana, IL 61802
Phone:
Fax:

Articles and Resources

Sources

  1. Honorary Board, Republicans for Environmental Protection, accessed September 14, 2010.

External resources

External articles

Local blogs and discussion sites

Corresponding article on Wikipedia and Cause Caller. (If Cause Caller link does not work, pick from its list of senators and representatives.)

Current Office: U.S. House of Representatives
111th Congress
Leadership Position:
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Ranking Member On:

Caucuses:
Committees:
110th Congress
Leadership Position:
None
Committees Chaired:
Committees,
Ranking Member On:

Caucuses:
Committees: House Committee on Agriculture, House Committee on Agriculture/Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure/Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure/Subcommittee on Railroads Pipelines and Hazardous Materials
Congressional Career
First Elected to Current Office:
November 7, 2000
First Took Current Office:
January 3, 2001
Next Election:
November 2, 2010
Term Ends:
Freshman Member?
no
Previous Political Work?
Illinois House of Representatives
Other Party Membership:
District Offices:
1. 1 Brickyard Drive, Suite 201, Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: 309-663-7049 / Fax: 309-663-9880
2. 2004 Fox Drive, Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-403-4690 / Fax: 217-403-4691
3. 655 West Lincoln Avenue, Unit B, Charleston, IL 61920
Phone: 217-348-6759 / Fax: 217-348-6761
4. 1001 Market Street, Suite 102, Mount Carmel, IL 62863
Phone: 618-262-8719 / Fax: 618-262-8859



Campaign Contact:

Website: http://www.timjohnsonforcongress.com/
Webform Email: / Email:

Campaign Offices:

1. 413 Beringer Circle, Urbana, IL 61802
Phone: / Fax:



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Date of Birth: July 23, 1946