Sen. Johnson's health questioned

Sen. Johnson's health questioned

WASHINGTON, Sept. 8 (UPI) -- The uneven health of U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., has some wondering if he's up to the task of chairing the Senate Banking Committee, Politico reported.

S.D.'s Johnson returns to Senate

WASHINGTON, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- The U.S. Senate welcomed back South Dakota Democrat Tim Johnson Wednesday as he rallies from a life-threatening brain hemorrhage that felled him in December.

Sen. Johnson released from hospital

WASHINGTON, May 1 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., has been released from a Washington hospital after four months of treatment for a brain hemorrhage. Johnson, 60, returned to his Fairfax County, Va., home on Thursday and is slated for outpatient physical and speech therapy

Senator requests updates while recovering

WASHINGTON, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson, D-S.D., is asking for increased updates from his office and staff while he recovers from a brain injury in a Washington hospital.

South Dakota Sen. Johnson upgraded to fair

WASHINGTON, Jan. 9 (UPI) -- Doctors at George Washington University Hospital in Washington Tuesday upgraded Sen. Tim Johnson's condition to fair. Johnson, D-S.D., was hospitalized four weeks ago for a brain hemorrhage and underwent emergency surgery.

Sen. Johnson's son confident of recovery

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Dec. 19 (UPI) -- The son of U.S. Sen. Tim Johnson is convinced the South Dakota Democrat will be back at work in the Senate as soon as possible. Brendan Johnson told the Sioux Falls Argus Leader doctors treating his father at George Washington University Medical Center in

Governor mum on possible Johnson successor

VERMILLION, S.D., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- South Dakota Gov. Mike Rounds, a Republican, Saturday refused to say if he would pick a Democrat or Republican to replace Democratic Sen. Tim Johnson.

Thune won't challenge S. Dakota vote count

PIERRE, S.D., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Rep. John Thune, chosen by President George W. Bush to challenge incumbent Democratic Sen. Tim Johnson, said Wednesday he will not seek a recount. The secretary of state's office Tuesday certified Johnson the winner of South Dakota's U.S. Senate race by j

Johnson certified winner in South Dakota

South Dakota elections officials Tuesday certified incumbent Democrat Tim Johnson as the winner of last week's election for U.S. Senate. Johnson beat Republican Rep. John Thune by 524 votes.

Dem. Johnson on top in S.Dakota race

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Nov. 6 (UPI) --

South Dakota: Incumbent Dem Johnson leads

SIOUX FALLS, S.D., Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Incumbent Democrat Tim Johnson held a 3-point lead late Tuesday over Republican challenger Rep. John Thune, in voting for South Dakota's U.S. Senate race. With 42 percent of precincts reporting, Johnson led Thune 51 percent to 48 percent.
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