Representative Joe Wilson

Representing the 2nd District of South Carolina


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Feb 11, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) released the following statement honoring Congressman Walter B. Jones:

Jan 29, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) received the following committee assignments for the 116th Congress:

Jan 28, 2019 Press Release

WEST COLUMBIA, S.C. – During School Choice Week, U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) visited schools in the Second Congressional District of South Carolina to include Covenant Classical Christian School, H.E. Corley Elementary School, and East Point Academy.

Jan 24, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) introduced legislation to support school choice for children of active duty members in the United States Armed Forces (H.R. 740):

Jan 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressmen Joe Wilson (R-SC) and William Keating (D-MA) are taking bipartisan action to ensure Saudi Arabia remains committed to combatting extremism and hatred:

Jan 16, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressmen Joe Wilson (R-SC), Brad Sherman (D-CA), Steve Chabot (R-OH), and Tom Suozzi (D-NY) are calling for President Donald Trump to apply terrorism sanctions on two notorious Iranian-backed armed groups for contributing to the destabilization of Iraq.

Jan 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Congressmen Joe Wilson (SC-02) and John Yarmuth (KY-03) introduced H.R. 553, the Military Surviving Spouses Equity Act, to eliminate an offset placed on surviving spouses of service members who pass away during active duty or spouses of retirees who die of a service-connected cause.

Jan 8, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02), the incoming Ranking Member of the Foreign Affairs Middle East and North Africa Subcommittee, released the following statement after introducing a resolution to reassert the connection between the Jewish people and the city of Jerusalem:

Jan 7, 2019 Press Release

West Columbia, S.C. – Today, January 7th, U.S. Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) will host his annual legislative agenda press tour. After presenting the 2019 agenda, Congressman Joe Wilson will take questions.


Midlands Press Conference

10:00 a.m.-10:30 a.m.

Jan 7, 2019 Press Release

West Columbia, S.C. – U.S.


May 2, 2018 In The News

Second District Republican Congressman Joe Wilson visited Dempsey Wood Products in Orangeburg on Wednesday to get a first-hand look at the impact the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act has had on the company’s growth.

Mar 27, 2017 In The News

The new chairman of the House Armed Services Readiness Subcommittee says he’s determined to help increase the size of the military and boost readiness from historic lows under President Donald Trump’s plan to expand the force.

Jul 23, 2014 In The News

The $34 billion Energy and Water Appropriations Bill that passed the House recently is by no means perfect legislation.

But there are many important aspects of the bill to cheer about, not least the funding to continue the MOX project at Savannah River Site.

Jul 15, 2014 In The News

A United States House appropriations committee passed a bill Thursday that, if adopted, would provide $345 million for construction of the Savannah River Site’s MOX facility.

The Energy and Water Appropriations bill has been debated this week, with members of the committee offering up various amendments.