Mike Johnson is a politician who was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S. in 30/01/1972 and is now 51 years old. Mike Johnson has a net worth of $2 Million.
What is Mike Johnson Net Worth?
Mike Johnson's net worth is 2 Million.
How old is Mike Johnson?
Mike Johnson is 51 years old.
What is Mike Johnson Birthday?
Mike Johnson's birthday is 30/01/1972.
What is Mike Johnson Zodiac Sign?
Mike Johnson's zodiac sign is Aquarius.
What is Mike Johnson's Real Birth Name?
Mike Johnson's real birth name is James Michael Johnson.
Where is Mike Johnson's Birthplace?
Mike Johnson's birthplace is Shreveport, Louisiana, U.S..
How Tall is Mike Johnson?
Mike Johnson height is 5'8'' (172.72 cm).
What is Mike Johnson Nationality?
Mike Johnson nationality is United States.
What are Mike Johnson's Professions?
Mike Johnson's professions are Attorney, Politician.
Who is Mike Johnson's Spouse(s)?
Who is Mike Johnson?
James Michael Johnson (born January 30, 1972) is an American attorney and politician who has served as the 56th speaker of the United States House of Representatives since October 25, 2023. A member of the Republican Party, Johnson was first elected to the United States House of Representatives in 2016. He served as Chair of the Republican Study Committee from 2019 to 2021, and as Vice Chair of the House Republican Conference from 2021 to 2023.
A member of the Christian right faction of the Republican Party,Johnson is known for his strong support for a nationwide abortion ban and an end to legal same-sex marriages.He has called for the Supreme Court decision Obergefell v. Hodges to be overturned and for medical marijuana to be restricted, referring to the latter as a “gateway drug”. In December 2020, Johnson signed an amicus brief in support of Texas v. Pennsylvania, a lawsuit filed at the Supreme Court contesting the results of the 2020 presidential election. In January 2021, Johnson voted to overturn the election results in Pennsylvania.Johnson has cultivated close ties to Protestant fundamentalist groups Answers in Genesis, Louisiana Family Forum, Alliance Defending Freedom, and Focus on the Family. Prior to his career as a politician, he worked with them to “represent churches, pastors and congregants whose vision of religious freedom conflicted with government regulations”. Johnson supports ending American military aid to Ukraine in its war with Russia.
He had served as vice chair of the House Republican Conference from 2021 to his election as speaker. Johnson previously chaired the House Republican Study Committee, the largest caucus of conservatives in Congress, for one term, as well as a coalition of socially and fiscally conservative members of the larger House Republican Conference. Prior to his service in Congress, Johnson served two incomplete terms in the Louisiana House of Representatives.
On October 24, 2023, after three votes by the Republican conference, Johnson became the fourth Republican nominee for Speaker of the House in the October 2023 speakership election, following the failed candidacies of Steve Scalise, Jim Jordan, and Tom Emmer.On October 25, he was elected the 56th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. He is the first Speaker of the House from Louisiana.