Johnson Writes July 4th Commentary for Fox News

MARIETTA, Ohio — U.S. Rep. Bill Johnson, R-Ohio 13, says America is at a crossroads. “The fabric of our society — of our country — seems to be fraying,” he warns in a column posted July 3 at

“During the last few weeks, we’ve witnessed a burst of violence, destruction and the brazen flaunting of the rule of law unprecedented in modern American history,” he writes.

“The Confederate flag is not patriotic. The Confederate States of America went to war with the United States. They lost. We’re one nation today, and it’s the American flag that’s patriotic.”

CLICK HERE to read the congressman’s opinion.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.