Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Wilson Statement on Passing of Congressman Ed Young

May 10, 2017
Press Release

Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement on the passing of former Congressman Ed Young: 

"Former Congressman Ed Young of Florence was a southern gentleman who will be cherished as a courageous pioneer in the development of the two-party system. As lifelong family friends we especially appreciate his achievements as a World War Two hero, dedicated family man, church leader, business developer creating jobs, farmer, and public servant."