Nancy Johnson

Born Jan 5, 1935

Nancy Lee Johnson is a former American politician from the state of Connecticut. Johnson was a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives from 1983 to 2007, representing first the 6th district and later the 5th District of Connecticut following the elimination of the 6th district. In September 2007, Johnson began lobbying for Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC in Washington, D.C. http://www. bakerdonelson. com/nancy-l-johnson/… Read More

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1935 Birth Born on January 5, 1935.


1953 18 Years Old Johnson was born in Chicago. She graduated from the University of Chicago Laboratory School (high school) in 1953, and from Radcliffe College in 1957.


1957 22 Years Old She attended the University of London's Courtauld Institute in 1957 and 1958. … Read More


1977 42 Years Old She was an active volunteer in the schools and social service agencies of her community, before serving in the Connecticut Senate from 1977 to 1983.
1982 47 Years Old Johnson was elected to the House of Representatives in 1982 with 52 percent of the vote, defeating Democrat William E. Curry Jr. … Read More


1996 61 Years Old She won narrowly in her re-election bid in 1996, defeating Democrat Charlotte Koskoff 50%–49%. … Read More
1998 63 Years Old 1 More Event
She won in 1998, again against Koskoff, with 59% of the vote, and got 63% of the vote in 2000 against Paul Valenti.
2000 - 2003 3 More Events
2004 69 Years Old In 2004, she defeated Democrat Theresa Gerratana, getting 60% of the vote. … Read More
2005 70 Years Old 1 More Event
The ACU gave Johnson's 2005 voting record 40 points out of 100; the liberal Americans for Democratic Action gave her 35 points. … Read More
In 2006, Johnson attracted considerable controversy after voting against a Republican budget reconciliation bill that passed the House by two votes. … Read More
2007 72 Years Old 1 More Event
Following her career in Congress, in 2007 Johnson became a resident fellow at Harvard University's Institute of Politics. … Read More
2013 78 Years Old In 2013, Johnson was a signatory to an amicus curiae brief submitted to the Supreme Court in support of same-sex marriage during the Hollingsworth v. Perry case. … Read More
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