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Representatives Joe Wilson (R-SC), Dusty Johnson (R-SD), and Filemon Vela (D-TX) released the following statement on the Department of Defense (DOD) Portfolio Management Accountability Act being included in the House Armed Services Committee markup of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA):
On July 3, Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02), Congressman Jimmy Panetta (CA-20), and Carrie Hines, President of the American Small Manufacturers Coalition, released the following statements after the House Armed Services Committee included the Small Manufacturer Cybersecurity Enhancement Act in the FY2021 National Defense Authorization Act:
On July 2, Congressman Joe Wilson, Senior Member of the House Armed Services Committee, issued the following statement after the House Armed Services Committee completed the markup of the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021:
On June 18, Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) and Congressman Jimmy Panetta (CA-20) released the following statements on introducing bipartisan legislation to improve cybersecurity assistance for small manufacturers in the defense supply chain:
On June 16, Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement encouraging students from South Carolina’s Second District to enter the Congressional App Challenge, an app-creating competition for middle and high school students:
Today, Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) and Congresswoman Chrissy Houlahan (PA-06) released the following statements on introducing the bipartisan United States-Israel Military Capability Act of 2020 which would deepen cooperation on defense technology development between Washington and Jerusalem.
On June 3, Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement on leading a letter with Majority Whip James E. Clyburn along with the rest of the South Carolina Delegation calling for robust measures to expand internet access to address strains caused by the coronavirus pandemic:
On May 28, Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement on introducing a bipartisan House resolution calling for a national day of mourning for the lives taken by coronavirus:
On May 28, Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement on the passage of the Paycheck Protection Program Flexibility Act:
On May 27, Congressman Joe Wilson, Senior Member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement followed by the passage of the Uyghur Human Rights Policy Act:
Second District Republican Congressman Joe Wilson visited Dempsey Wood Products in Orangeburg on Wednesday to get a first-hand look at the impact the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has had on the company’s growth.
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.
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.
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.