Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Press Releases

Nov 17, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Joe Wilson today released the following statement after House passage of the “Tax Cuts &  Jobs Act:”

Nov 15, 2017 Press Release
Bill Funds Military, National Security Projects & SRS

WASHINGTON – Congressman Joe Wilson issued the following statement after House passage of the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act conference report:

“As Chairman of the Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee and one of Speaker Ryan’s conferees, I strongly support the FY2018 National Defense Authorization Act and celebrate House passage of the conference report. 

Nov 9, 2017 Press Release
Men And Women In Uniform Deserve Our Support – In This Bill, They Have It

WASHINGTON - Congressman Joe Wilson, a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after signing the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act conference report:

Nov 9, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Joe Wilson, Congressman Francis Rooney (FL-19) and Congressman Bradley Byrne (AL-1) today introduced H.R. 4327 the Current Employee Representation Act. This legislation would allow workers to petition for a union certification election when fewer than 50% of current employees were members during the last election.

Nov 9, 2017 Press Release
“One Of The Most Important Relationships We Have Around the World”

WASHINGTON - Congressman Joe Wilson today introduced House Resolution 612 that recognizes the critical relationship that the United States and South Korea have forged since the formation of the Republic of Korea in 1948. The resolution reaffirms U.S. support for South Korean forces and reiterates that the U.S.

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Nov 2, 2017 Press Release

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — President Donald Trump’s upcoming visit to Asia will provide needed assurances amid ongoing concerns about North Korea’s nuclear weapons program, a South Carolina congressman who recently returned from his own trip to the area said Thursday.

Nov 2, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Joe Wilson today released the following statement on the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act:”

Oct 31, 2017 Press Release
“Our Farmers Deserve A Voice On the Peanut Standards Board”

WASHINGTON - The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the South Carolina Peanut Parity Act, a critical piece of legislation introduced by Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02), that would grant South Carolina representation on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Peanut Standards Board.

Oct 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) released the following statement in response to the Tuesday afternoon terrorist attack in New York City:

Oct 26, 2017 Press Release
Senior Foreign Affairs Member: “Days Of America Standing By…Are Over”

WASHINGTON - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Iran Ballistic Missiles and International Sanctions Enforcement Act. The bill expands sanctions that target Iran’s ballistic missiles program.

Congressman Joe Wilson, senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, released the following statement after the House’s vote:

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