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Joe Wilson, Sr.'s Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 10, 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: Building a 21st Century Health Care System
July 30, 2014 Wilson Statement on VA Access and Accountability Bill
July 11, 2014 Acting VA Secretary Visits Hospitals
July 9, 2014 Wilson Statement on Acting Secretary's Visit to VA Facilities
May 20, 2014 The Obama Administration continues concealing Obamacare
Jan. 6, 2014 Wilson Participates in Oversight Visits to Dorn and Charlie Norwood VAMC
Nov. 22, 2013 Letter to House Speak Boehner and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi - Reps. Flores, Maffei Lead Bipartisan Effort to Pass Long-Term Fix to Medicare Sustainable Growth Rate
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
June 6, 2013 Wilson Statement on Committee Passage of FY14 NDAA
May 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - VA Disability Claims Backlog
April 10, 2013 Chairman Wilson Opening Statement: Mental Health Research
Feb. 14, 2013 Wilson Introduces Healthcare for Early Retirement Eligible Reservists Act of 2013
Feb. 1, 2013 Wilson Statement on American Heart Association's National Wear Red Day
July 24, 2012 Wilson Sends Letter to Department of Defense Concerning $708 Million Reprogramming Request
June 29, 2012 Obamacare Decision Discouraging for Small Businesses
June 7, 2012 Wilson Pleased with Passage of the Health Care Cost Reduction Act
May 17, 2012 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013
May 16, 2012 NDAA Protects Tricare
March 28, 2012 Candidate vs. President on Obamacare
March 22, 2012 Wilson Pleased with House Repeal of Healthcare Rationing Board
Nov. 3, 2011 November 2011 is Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month
Oct. 26, 2011 Wilson Co-Sponsors Empowering Patients First Act.
March 16, 2011 Hearing of the Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2012 Military Health Programs with the Department of Defense
March 15, 2011 Hearing of the Armed Services Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Defense Health Program Cost Efficiencies and the Military Health System
March 15, 2011 Wilson Opening Statement for Hearing on Military Health System Overview and Defense Health Program Cost Efficiencies
March 9, 2011 The Island Packet - Op-Ed: Time to Support Small Businesses, Not Burden Them
March 1, 2011 Wilson Pleased with Job Announcement for PGBA
Feb. 28, 2011 USUHS Graduates are Appreciated
Feb. 18, 2011 Republicans Follow Through on the Pledge to America
Jan. 20, 2011 Next Step: Real Reform to Obamacare
Dec. 14, 2010 Health Care Takeover Unconstitutional
Nov. 11, 2010 Lexington County Chronicle - Wilson: Focus on Jobs, Better Health Care
July 30, 2010 Wilson: "Don't Muddy Up Small Business Relief with Job-Killing Tax Hikes."
June 16, 2010 Wilson Votes to Repeal Government Health Insurance Mandate
June 9, 2010 Realities Behind Health Care Takeover
May 24, 2010 Sense of House Regarding Housing Funding to Combat AIDS
May 18, 2010 Joe Wilson Fights to Protect TRICARE from Government Health Care Takeover
May 18, 2010 Courageous NFIB Lawsuit
May 13, 2010 More Costly Disclosures About Government Health Care Takeover
April 23, 2010 Gov. Report Confirms Increased Health Care Costs And Dropped Coverage
April 20, 2010 The Daily Caller - It's Time For A SWAP
April 15, 2010 "We The People'' Events In Aiken
March 31, 2010 Wilson Introduces The Siding With America's Patients (SWAP) Act
March 23, 2010 Wilson's Statement To Concerned Citizens On Health Care Takeover Vote
March 21, 2010 Providing For Consideration Of Senate Amendments To H.R. 3590, Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act Of 2009, And Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4872, Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
March 18, 2010 Health Care Takeover Costs Too Much
March 16, 2010 The House Health Care Vote And The Constitution
March 15, 2010 Health Care Takeover This Week
March 15, 2010 Wilson Says It Is Time To Stop The Government Takeover Of Health Care
March 12, 2010 Health Care Costs In A Dismal Economy
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