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

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
May 22, 2014 Wilson Applauds House Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas Perez, Secretary of the Department of Labor - Concerns about Job Loss at Military Facilities
April 10, 2014 Letter to Thomas E. Perez, Secretary of Labor - Stop Closure of Military Fast Food Outlets
March 25, 2014 Opening Statement of Chairman Wilson - Hearing on Military Personnel Overview
Jan. 16, 2014 A Reduction of Military Forces
Dec. 19, 2013 Wilson Cosponsors Bill to Protect Military Benefits
Dec. 12, 2013 Wilson Statement on the National Defense Authorization Act
Dec. 11, 2013 Constituents are Hurting Because of Obamacare
Nov. 20, 2013 Hearing of the House Committee on Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel - Military Resale Programs Overview
Oct. 9, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 9, 2013 Resepecting Servicememebers and Military Families
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, House Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, House Minority Leader, Kevin McCarthy, House Majority Whip, Steny Hoyer House Minority Whip - Requesting Classified Briefing on Military Readiness Prior To Another Round of Sequestration
Oct. 5, 2013 Expressing Sense of Congress Regarding Need for Continued Availability of Religious Services to Members of the Armed Services
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Chuck Hagel, Dept of Defense - Pay and Benefits for Military
Oct. 4, 2013 ICYMI: Rep. Wilson Urges Secretary of Defense to Follow Pay Our Military Act
Oct. 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Chuck Hagel, Dept of Defense - Military Academies Shutdown
Oct. 4, 2013 Washington Democrats Must Support Our Veterans and Guard Members
Oct. 3, 2013 Wilson: Standing with Our Nation's Veterans, Reserve, and Guard Members
Oct. 2, 2013 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense, Sylvia Mathews Burwell, Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and Rand Beers, Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security - Comply with the "Pay Our Military Act"
Aug. 28, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Consult Congress on Syria
Aug. 15, 2013 Wilson Statement on DOD's New Policies to Address Sexual Assault
Aug. 5, 2013 Wilson Introduces the National Guardsmen and Reservists Parity for Patriots Act
July 24, 2013 Chairman Wilson Opening Statement - Hearing on Women in Service Reviews
June 17, 2013 Sexual Assault Within Our Military Must be Addressed
June 6, 2013 Wilson Statement on Committee Passage of FY14 NDAA
May 14, 2013 Wilson Statement on Sexual Misconduct Allegations in the Military
May 7, 2013 Wilson Statement on DOD FY12 Annual Report on Sexual Assault in the Military
April 23, 2013 Honoring Commitments and Remembering Lessons Learned
April 15, 2013 Wilson Pleased With Distinguished Warfare Medal Decision
March 14, 2013 Letter to Defense Secretary Charles Hagel - Bipartisan HASC Leaders Call for Answers on Adjudication of Military Sexual Assault Cases
March 4, 2013 Letter to Secretary Hagel - On the Ranking of the Distinguished Warfare Medal
Jan. 13, 2013 Wilson Reappointed As Chairman of House Armed Services Subcommittee on Military Personnel
Jan. 7, 2013 Wilson Unveils Legislative Agenda for 2013
Jan. 3, 2013 Wilson Introduces Bipartisan Legislation to Eliminate Tax for Widows and Widowers of Armed Forces
Dec. 20, 2012 Wilson Statement on the Conference Report for the National Defense Authorization Act for 2013
Sept. 13, 2012 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Federal Voting Assistance Program
Sept. 12, 2012 Wilson Supports the National Security and Job Protection Act
June 7, 2012 Overseas Contingency Operations Must Withstand Sequestration
May 18, 2012 Wilson Support National Defense Authorization Act
May 16, 2012 NDAA Protects Tricare
May 10, 2012 Wilson Statement on Committee Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act
April 26, 2012 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Fiscal Year 2013 National Defense Authorization Act
March 22, 2012 Hearing of the Military Personnel Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Hazing in the Military
March 6, 2012 Hearing of the Military Personnel Budget Subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committee - Overview--Service Personnel Chiefs' Perspectives
March 1, 2012 Our Military Families Deserve Fairness
Jan. 26, 2012 Wilson: Drastic Military Cuts are a Threat to Our National Security
Dec. 14, 2011 Conference Report on H.R. 1540, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012
Oct. 13, 2011 Military Careers Must Remain Viable
Oct. 7, 2011 Wilson Honors Commitment and Dedication of Armed Forces in Afghanistan
Sept. 23, 2011 Hearing of the Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee and Military Personnel Subcommittee, of the House Armed Services Committee - Update on Arlington Cemetery Reforms
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