The former Prince George's County Executive had been indicted on eight counts, including bribery and extortion.
Companies owned or affiliated with the Langley Park store owner involved in a federal corruption probe contributed thousands to the campaigns of several elected officials.
Johnson is sworn in as a County Council member, ending speculation that had circulated since her Nov. 12 arrest about whether or not she would take her seat.
Special Report front published Dec. 14, 2010; last updated March 15, 2011.
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