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This week, Congressman Joe Wilson (R-SC), Congressman Ted W. Lieu (D-CA), House Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Gregory Meeks reintroduced the bipartisan City and State Diplomacy Act, which will support state and local diplomacy with counterparts abroad.
Today, Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement:
On June 30, Congressman Joe Wilson released the following statement applauding the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration’s achievement of Critical Decision (CD)-1 for the Savannah River Plutonium Processing Facility at the Savannah River Site.
Representatives Joe Wilson (R-SC) and Ted Deutch (D-FL) respectively the Ranking Member and Chair of the Middle East, North Africa, and Global Counterterrorism Subcommittee, introduced the bipartisan Mental Health in International Development and Humanitarian Settings (MINDS) Act, legislation to integrate Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) best practices across all U.S.
On June 17, Representatives Joe Wilson (R-SC) and Elaine Luria (D-VA) introduced the Representation for Exceptional Military Families Act.
On June 14, Congressman Joe Wilson issued the following statement:
“A highlight of my service in Congress was when my wife Roxanne and I met with Prime Minister Netanyahu in Jerusalem and in Washington. As Co-Chair of the Israel Caucus, I know firsthand of his extraordinary dedication to the people of Israel.
On May 28, Congressmen Joe Wilson (R-SC-02) and Matt Cartwright (D-PA-08) re-introduced the Organ Donation Clarification Act, a bill with Democratic and Republican support to reduce barriers to organ donation and allow for a pilot program to test the effectiveness of non-cash incentives to increase the supply of organs for transplantation.
On May 28, Congressman Joe Wilson introduced the Reducing Barriers for Military Voters Act.
On May 18, Congressman Joe Wilson issued the following statement:
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.
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.
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.
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.