Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2th District of South Carolina

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Mar 30, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement after introducing a resolution in the House supporting civics education in primary and secondary schools:

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Mar 27, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) announced the names of his nominees to the United States Military Academies for the class of 2021. After an extensive application process, the candidates were interviewed by an independent panel, whose members include retired military officers, ROTC leaders, and academy alumni from the Second Congressional District.

Mar 27, 2017 In The News

The new chairman of the House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee says he’s determined to help increase the size of the military and boost readiness from historic lows under President Donald Trump’s plan to expand the force.

Mar 21, 2017 Press Release

On Monday, March 20, Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) joined Rebeccah Heinrichs, and Arthur Herman, fellows at the Hudson Institute, for a discussion on the growing threat North Korea poses to the United States and our allies.

Mar 21, 2017 Press Release

Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce honored Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) with the annual Spirit of Enterprise Award, given in recognition of his support for pro-growth policies in the second session of the 114th Congress. Congressman Wilson received a special distinction for his perfect score from the Chamber this year. 

Mar 8, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement after the United States deployed the THAAD missile defense system to South Korea:   

“The regime in North Korea is growing increasingly irresponsible and aggressive, conducting missile tests and continuing to develop their nuclear weapons program.

Mar 8, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement after voting in favor of the 2017 Defense Appropriations Bill:

Mar 8, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) testified before the House Appropriations Energy and Water Subcommittee today requesting support for the missions at the Savannah River Site and urging the completion of Yucca Mountain.   

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Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) testified before the House Budget Committee today, requesting resources for South Carolina’s critical national security and environmental cleanup missions at Fort Jackson in the Midlands and at the Savannah River Site in the Aiken-Barnwell area.

Watch a video of his testimony here.

Mar 7, 2017 Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement after House Republicans introduced the American Health Care Act:   

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Mar 27, 2017 In The News

The new chairman of the House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee says he’s determined to help increase the size of the military and boost readiness from historic lows under President Donald Trump’s plan to expand the force.

Jul 23, 2014 In The News

The $34 billion Energy and Water Appropriations Bill that passed the House recently is by no means perfect legislation.

But there are many important aspects of the bill to cheer about, not least the funding to continue the MOX project at Savannah River Site.

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Jul 15, 2014 In The News

A United States House appropriations committee passed a bill Thursday that, if adopted, would provide $345 million for construction of the Savannah River Site’s MOX facility.

The Energy and Water Appropriations bill has been debated this week, with members of the committee offering up various amendments.