Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina

Press Releases

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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Oct 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) today released the following statement on passage of the FY18 Budget Resolution:

Oct 24, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02), a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, today released the following statement on House passage of the Otto Warmbier North Korea Nuclear Sanctions Act:

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Oct 20, 2017 Press Release

COLUMBIA, S.C. - U.S. Rep. Joe Wilson on Thursday called on the U.S. State Department to investigate a bizarre string of attacks on diplomats in Havana, urging Secretary Rex Tillerson to get to the bottom of unexplained, invisible attacks that have hurt Americans on Cuban soil.

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