For Immediate Release — Five elected leaders of the Dallas Independent School District endorsed State Rep. Eric Johnson on Thursday in his campaign to be the next Mayor of Dallas.
For Immediate Release — State Sen. Royce West endorsed State Rep. Eric Johnson on Wednesday in the race for Mayor of Dallas.
For Immediate Release — Three former Dallas Mayors on Monday endorsed State Rep. Eric Johnson in the June 8 runoff to determine the next Mayor of Dallas. Johnson earned the endorsements of former Mayors Ron Kirk, Tom Leppert and Steve Bartlett.
By Philip Ritter- Trustee, Dallas County Community College District
Deciding whom to support for Dallas Mayor is a challenge this year. I have friendship, admiration and respect for many in the field. After weeks of reflection, I have decided to support Eric Johnson. Here is why.
By Mary Poss – Former Acting Mayor of Dallas
I’ve seen some great leaders and true public servants come through City Hall over many years. These men and women have built our beloved Dallas into one of the most dynamic, recognized and livable cities in the world…
Dallas Morning News — The Texas House on Wednesday approved a bill that would require school districts to report demographic data to the state on all out-of-school suspensions. House Bill 65, introduced by Rep. Eric Johnson, D-Dallas, would require school districts to report the race, sex and date of birth of suspended students, as well as information on why the students were suspended and the length of the suspensions.
Dallas Morning News — Despite being the last official candidate to enter the mayor’s race, state Rep. Eric Johnson took in $524,134 — the most in campaign donations of any candidate. The Democrat got to that total with the help of dozens of maximum $5,000 contributions from Dallas’ moneyed elite — including some prominent Republican donors.
For Immediate Release — State Rep. Eric Johnson announced today that he raised $524,134 during the initial phase of his campaign to become the next Mayor of Dallas. The total illustrates both the breadth and the diversity of the coalition that has lined up behind Johnson since he entered the race in late January.
For Immediate Release — A sweeping coalition of neighborhood, business, civic, non-profit, and faith leaders announced today that they proudly support State Rep. Eric Johnson’s campaign to become the next Mayor of Dallas. Nearly 250 Dallas leaders have formally endorsed State Rep. Eric Johnson to become Dallas’ next Mayor, demonstrating the broad support that his inclusive and consensus-building leadership style has garnered across the nation’s ninth largest city.
CBSDFW.com — Democratic State Representative and Dallas Mayoral candidate Eric Johnson announced Monday he will file an anti-public corruption bill this week after a former Dallas City Council Member Carolyn Davis pleaded guilty to accepting bribes. During a news conference at the State Capitol Monday afternoon, Rep. Johnson said, “My running for Mayor has nothing to do with this.”