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

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
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 2
Primary June 10, 2014
General Nov. 4, 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
Issue Position: America's Energy Independence
June 19, 2014 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator - Reverse Proposed Carbon Emissions Regulation
April 16, 2014 Morning News - SC Congressional Delegates Talk Infrastructure, Energy
March 31, 2014 Letter to Ernest Moniz, Secretary of Energy, U.S. Department of Energy - Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility
March 13, 2014 Wilson Presses Sec. Kerry on Risks Imposed by MOX Decision
March 5, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Iran's Pursuit of Nuclear Weapons
Feb. 20, 2014 Wilson: Any decision by the Administration to stall or terminate MOX is reckless and strictly political
Jan. 27, 2014 Savannah River Site for Clean Nuclear Energy
Nov. 21, 2013 Wilson: House Votes on Series of Bills to Increase Energy Production and Create Jobs
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz - SC Delegation Asks Department of Energy to Work With Them Regarding Funding Levels at the Savannah River Site
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract from America
Sept. 28, 2013 EPA Regulations Drive Up Energy Costs
Sept. 26, 2013 Letter to Gina McCarthy, Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency - EPA Carbon Emission Standards
Sept. 20, 2013 Wilson Statement on EPA's New Proposed Carbon Regulations
Sept. 19, 2013 Letter to Secretary Ernest Moniz, Dept. of Energy - Support MOX Facility
July 11, 2013 Wilson Pleased with Passage of Energy and Water Appropriations Bill
June 28, 2013 House Republicans Promote Jobs
June 25, 2013 House Republicans Support All-of-the-Above Energy Policies
Feb. 5, 2013 Wilson Sends Letter to President in Support of MOX Facility
Dec. 20, 2012 Wilson Applauds Approval of Reprogramming Request
Dec. 12, 2012 Wilson Holds Delegation Meeting with Department of Energy In Support of Savannah River Site
Sept. 21, 2012 A Time for Choosing
June 8, 2012 Letter to Steven Chu, Secretary of Energy - Memorandum for Power Marketing Administrators
June 8, 2012 Energy and Water Development and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013
April 16, 2012 Energy Partnerships in South Carolina
March 5, 2012 Excitement About Small Modular Reactors At the Savannah River Site
March 2, 2012 Wilson Supports New Energy Technology at Savannah River Site
Feb. 16, 2012 Wilson Supports All-Of-The-Above Energy Bil
Jan. 17, 2012 H-Cayon is a Vital National Asset
Nov. 17, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Oct. 13, 2011 Aiken Standard - SRS Can Lead Way to Clean Energy
July 26, 2011 North American-Made Energy Security Act
July 7, 2011 Yucca Mountain: A Nuclear Disaster
June 16, 2011 Wilson: H-Canyon Facility Has Proven to be an Effective and Valuable Asset
May 23, 2011 More Pain at the Pump
March 1, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - America's Energy Security
Dec. 15, 2010 Yucca Mountain Restoration
Nov. 23, 2010 Wilson Signs Legislation Opposing NRC Chairman's Unilateral Decision to Shut Down Yucca Mountain
July 22, 2010 Bipartisan Yucca Mountain Support
June 30, 2010 Wilson Praises Ruling to Preserve Yucca Mountain Plans
March 3, 2010 Aiken Standard: Politics At Play Over Nuclear Waste
Feb. 17, 2010 Wilson: "Happy Anniversary Stimulus. Wish You Came With A Gift Receipt."
Jan. 13, 2010 People Making A Difference
Jan. 1, 2010 Wilson Releases His 2010 Priorities
Oct. 28, 2009 A Healthy Dollar Will Promote A Healthy Economy
Sept. 30, 2009 American Families Cannot Afford Democrat National Energy Tax
June 26, 2009 Wilson: "We Will Continue To Fight To Protect American Families And Small Businesses From Higher Taxes And More Burdensome Big Government."
June 10, 2009 Wilson Praises Inclusion Of Nuclear Power In Republican Energy Proposal
June 8, 2009 Cap And Trade Taxes American Families
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