Published On: Tue, Oct 19th, 2010

Hank Johnson Quotes

My fear is that the whole island will become so overly populated that it will tip over and capsize. – March 25, 2010 during a Congressional hearing on sending 8000 marines to Guam

Hank-JohnsonThe subtle humor of this obviously metaphorical reference to a ship capsizing illustrated my concern about the impact of the planned military buildup on this small tropical island. – Johnson’s clarification of the tipping comment a few days later

I can accuse her of being under the control of terrorists, but I won’t. – August 4, 2006 in response to Cynthia McKinney (then Congresswoman) who said that the United States shouldn’t be giving support and arms to Israel to fight against Lebanon, and their fighters who are “throwing rocks.

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