NASCAR Driver Honored By Florida House [SLIDE SHOW]

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Associated Press Release

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida House honored NASCAR driver and two time Daytona 500 winner Jimmie Johnson.

Johnson appeared on the House floor Tuesday to receive a resolution marking his racing accomplishments and his work with charity.

Rep. Robert Schenck introduced Johnson, saying "As great of a driver he is and as great of a champion he is, he's a better person."

Johnson said the honor was "very, very cool" and told representatives, "Moments like today really wake me up and realize I'm not just driving in circles out there."


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