Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Wilson Commends South Carolina Senate for Voting to Bring Jobs to Midlands

May 27, 2011
Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) released the following statement after the South Carolina Senate voted to pass legislation that would allow for online retailer Amazon to create 2,000 jobs to the Midlands:

“I am thankful the South Carolina Senate passed this legislation. Amazon is one step closer to completing its $125 million distribution facility that will bring 2,000 new jobs to the Midlands.

“This is a huge victory for job growth in South Carolina. I urge the South Carolina House of Representatives to pass this same legislation in order to make these jobs a reality.”