Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Rep. Joe Wilson Introduces United States-India Enhanced Cooperation Act

Jul 25, 2018
Press Release

Rep. Joe Wilson Introduces United States-India Enhanced Cooperation Act  

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Joe Wilson (R-SC) released the following statement after introducing H.R. 6506, the United States-India Enhanced Cooperation Act of 2018, with Congressman Ami Bera (D-CA), Congressman George Holding (R-NC), and Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (R-HI): 

The United States-India relationship is a cornerstone of security in the Indo-Pacific region. By designating India as a Major Defense Partner, we can strengthen our alliance and enhance our defense and security cooperation with India. Together, we can address emerging common threats, support maritime security in the region, and enhance military cooperation for joint exercises and humanitarian assistance. The citizens of America and India cherish the same values and independent freedoms, and the United States-India Enhanced Cooperation Act will strengthen this important alliance.”

You can find the text of H.R. 6506 here.