Wilson Recognized for Defending Conservative Principles

May 13, 2015
Press Release

ACU Chairman Matt Schlapp presents the  2014 ACU Conservative award to Congressman Joe Wilson.

ACU Chairman Matt Schlapp presenting the 2014 ACU Conservative award.

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) was honored to receive the “ACU Conservative” award from the American Conservative Union on May 12, 2015. This award recognizes Members of Congress who have consistently upheld conservative principles such as limited government, free markets, a strong national defense, and traditional American values. Wilson holds a lifetime rating of 93.7 percent from the ACU.

"I am grateful to receive this honor from the American Conservative Union, the oldest and largest conservative grassroots organization in the country. I remain committed to fighting for limited government and to expanding freedom, and will continue promoting the conservative priorities of the people I am honored to represent in South Carolina’s Second Congressional District."

Congressman Wilson was awarded an 88 percent rating for 2014. To view the full rankings and criteria, please click here.