Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Congressman Wilson Statement on Senator John McCain

Jul 20, 2017
Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement after Senator McCain announced he was diagnosed with brain cancer:

"My thoughts and prayers are with Senator John McCain and his family during this time. Senator McCain is an American hero, as evidenced by his service in Vietnam and in Congress. 

"I always cherish our time together on the Conference Committee of the National Defense Authorization Act promoting peace through strength. Best wishes for a swift recovery."