Sep 18, 2002 Press Release
"In March, Republicans in the House, led by Speaker Dennis Hastert, passed the President’s budget plan that clearly outlined spending priorities. We are keeping our commitments to Education, Social Security, MediCare and most importantly, National Defense and Homeland Security."
Sep 16, 2002 Press Release
Today, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) announced his co-sponsorship of H. Res. 512, which declares that the U.S. House of Representatives honors the Indian American Friendship Council (IAFC).
Sep 5, 2002 Press Release
Today, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) was given the “My Boss is a Patriot” award by the National Committee for Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR). The award recognizes employers for their support of their employees’ involvement in the National Guard and the Reserves.
Sep 5, 2002 Press Release
Today, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) applauded Sapna, Shalini and Shital Patel on their graduation from the University of South Carolina. Only a year ago, their father passed away after a decade-long struggle with liver and kidney ailments.
Sep 4, 2002 Press Release
Today, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-S.C.) praised the business acumen and dedication of the Randhawa family, who were featured on the August cover of South Carolina’s Greater Columbia Business Monthly magazine.
Aug 28, 2002 Press Release
Rep. Joe Wilson, R-S.C., today applauded SC law enforcement agencies on receiving an estimated $1.5 million dollar hiring grant from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Aug 26, 2002 Press Release
Today, Rep. Joe Wilson (R-SC) offered the following remarks in response to the South Carolina Judiciary receiving a $3,200,000 grant from the U.S. Justice Department that will fund a court-based criminal justice information system in South Carolina.
Aug 15, 2002 Press Release
“On August 15th, 1947, India gained its Independence from British domination,” said Rep. Wilson. “The people of India celebrate this important day in the same manner as we Americans celebrate our day of Freedom on July 4th every year. Indeed, both America and India serve as models for democracy and freedom around the world.”
Aug 12, 2002 Press Release
“The front page of the August 7th Washington Post showed the serious threat of Islamic militancy in Kashmir. Nine Hindus were killed and 28 wounded in an attack launched by extremists,” said Rep. Wilson. “My thoughts and prayers go out to the victims of this cruel terrorist attack.
Jul 30, 2002 Press Release
Since September 11th, we are now all aware that there are evil people intent on killing innocent American civilians. And the vast majority of our nation is in agreement on one method to prevent these tragedies from ever happening again: arm pilots.