U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson

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Johnson Weighs in on Border on Meet the Press
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Johnson Weighs in on Border on Meet the Press

"The better way to solve this problem would be for Democrats to support what they’ve supported in the past and give this president funding for better barriers, which we need."

Johnson Statement on Natural Resources Management Act
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Johnson Statement on Natural Resources Management Act

"While the Natural Resources Management Act included a number of good provisions, it did not address a critical issue for Wisconsin: delisting the gray wolf as an endangered species in the western Great Lakes region."

Foreign Relations Committee to Take Up Resolution Calling for Cancellation of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline and Supporting Ukraine Against Russian Aggression
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Foreign Relations Committee to Take Up Resolution Calling for Cancellation of the Nord Stream 2 Pipeline and Supporting Ukraine Against Russian Aggression

"The United States and our allies in Europe must respond to Russian provocations with strength and resolve."

Johnson: Schumer Needs to Explain Why Air Traffic Controllers Aren’t Being Paid
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Johnson: Schumer Needs to Explain Why Air Traffic Controllers Aren’t Being Paid

"I feel terrible for the air traffic controllers and the many other federal employees who have been working through the shutdown."

Johnson, Shaheen to Introduce Resolution Congratulating North Macedonia, Greece on Renaming Agreement
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Johnson, Shaheen to Introduce Resolution Congratulating North Macedonia, Greece on Renaming Agreement

"I applaud Athens and Skopje for peacefully resolving their naming dispute."

Senate Democrats Block Johnson Effort to Pay Employees Working During Shutdown
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Senate Democrats Block Johnson Effort to Pay Employees Working During Shutdown

It is the minority leader who is holding 400-some thousand individuals who are actually working, that should get paid. He is the one holding them hostage."

Johnson, Durbin Continue Push for Strong Response to Russian Aggression in Ukraine
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Johnson, Durbin Continue Push for Strong Response to Russian Aggression in Ukraine

"It has been two months since Russia seized three Ukrainian naval vessels and their crews in international waters, and still neither the vessels nor the crews have been returned to Ukraine."

Johnson Discusses His Bill to Pay Workers on the Job During Shutdown
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Johnson Discusses His Bill to Pay Workers on the Job During Shutdown

"Hopefully when they hear about a very common sense approach, a fair approach to paying these individuals, we should have every Democrat voting for this.

Johnson to Democrats on Border Security: ‘Stop Being Hypocritical’
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Johnson to Democrats on Border Security: ‘Stop Being Hypocritical’

"There’s a real easy solution: Have Democrats stop being hypocritical and put their money where their mouth is and fund better barriers."

Johnson, Collins Announce Legislation to Pay ‘Excepted’ Workers During Shutdown
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Johnson, Collins Announce Legislation to Pay ‘Excepted’ Workers During Shutdown

"The least a dysfunctional Washington, D.C. can do is pay the people we are requiring to work during this shutdown to keep our nation and our homeland safe and secure."

Johnson Supports Concealed-Carry Reciprocity Bill
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Johnson Supports Concealed-Carry Reciprocity Bill

"This bill protects states' rights while allowing law-abiding citizens to safely exercise their Second Amendment rights away from home."