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Sam Johnson, Congressman and Former P.O.W., Is Dead at 89

NYTimes.com Saturday, 30 May 2020
A much-decorated pilot held by the North Vietnamese for years, he would later criticize his fellow Republican Donald Trump for disparaging John McCain.
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News video: Former North Texas Congressman Sam Johnson Passes Away At 89

Former North Texas Congressman Sam Johnson Passes Away At 89 00:25

The conservative Republican, who lived in the northern Dallas suburb of Plano, died at a Plano hospital of natural causes unrelated to the coronavirus outbreak, said his former spokesman, Ray Sullivan.

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