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Joe Wilson, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Defense

Full Name: Addison 'Joe' Graves Wilson, Sr.
Office: U.S. House (SC) - District 2, Republican
First Elected: 12/18/2001
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Roxanne; 4 Children: Alan, Addison, Julian, Hunter
Birth Date: 07/31/1947
Birth Place: Charleston, SC
Home City: Springdale, SC
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
April 16, 2014 Morning News - SC Congressional Delegates Talk Infrastructure, Energy
April 2, 2014 Ryan Budget Protects Defense
March 5, 2014 America's Military Strength
March 4, 2014 Wilson Responds to President's FY15 Budget Proposal
Jan. 27, 2014 Wilson Seeks National Commission on Army Force Structure
Jan. 16, 2014 A Reduction of Military Forces
Jan. 8, 2014 Legislative Priorities for 2014
Dec. 12, 2013 Wilson Statement on the National Defense Authorization Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Letter to Senator Patty Murray and Representative Paul Ryan - Maintain Defense Spending in House Budget
Sept. 10, 2013 Wilson: Syrian Intervention Could Place Chemical Weapons in Terrorists' Hands
Sept. 9, 2013 President's Policy Deeply Unserious
Sept. 4, 2013 Wilson Opposed to Military Strike Against Syria
July 17, 2013 Chairman Wilson and Ranking Member Davis Joint Statement on Release of POW/MIA GAO Report
June 19, 2013 Wilson Calls on President to Support MOX Project
June 14, 2013 Terrorist Threat Grows
June 14, 2013 Wilson Reacts to Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY2014
June 12, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 3, 2013 God Bless Our Troops
May 22, 2013 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of Army - M1A2 SEP Tank
May 9, 2013 Wilson Pleased with Passage of Full Faith and Credit Act
April 23, 2013 Honoring Commitments and Remembering Lessons Learned
March 4, 2013 President's Sequester Creates Risk
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Jan. 23, 2013 Wilson Statement After Secretary Clinton Testified on Benghazi Terrorist Attack
Dec. 20, 2012 Wilson Applauds Approval of Reprogramming Request
Sept. 21, 2012 A Time for Choosing
Sept. 14, 2012 Wilson Statement on Sequestration Transparency Act Report
Sept. 13, 2012 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Federal Voting Assistance Program
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 12, 2012 Wilson Condemns Attacks on Americans in Libya
July 24, 2012 Wilson Sends Letter to Department of Defense Concerning $708 Million Reprogramming Request
July 19, 2012 Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2013
July 17, 2012 Sequestration Devastates Defense
June 26, 2012 The Hill - Sequestration Will Destroy Jobs and Threaten our National Security
May 18, 2012 Wilson Support National Defense Authorization Act
May 15, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act
May 10, 2012 Wilson Statement on Committee Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act
April 5, 2012 Wilson Hosts Sequestration Roundtable Discussion
Feb. 17, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Feb. 14, 2012 The President's Budget is Politics
Jan. 5, 2012 Wilson Responds to the President's New Defense Strategy
Dec. 16, 2011 Thank You Iraq Veterans
Dec. 15, 2011 National Defense Authorization Act Protects Those Who Serve
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Nov. 16, 2011 We Must Cut Government Spending Now
Nov. 3, 2011 Defense Cuts Increasing Unemployment by 1 Percent
Nov. 2, 2011 Letter to Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell
Oct. 13, 2011 Military Careers Must Remain Viable
Oct. 7, 2011 Wilson Honors Commitment and Dedication of Armed Forces in Afghanistan
Sept. 12, 2011 Letter to Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta
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