Press Releases

May 6, 2014 Press Release
"To this day, I still hear stories throughout the Third District about how Butler impacted someone’s life in a positive way. My thoughts and prayers are with his family during this difficult time.”
May 2, 2014 Press Release
“After more than a year of building support for a select committee to investigate the Benghazi attacks, we learned today that it will finally become a reality."
April 30, 2014 Press Release
“Saving taxpayer dollars through improving the management at DHS has been our major focus on the Subcommittee. H.R. 4228 does just that by increasing accountability, discipline, and transparency for DHS’s major purchases."
April 7, 2014 Press Release
“I look forward to working with Secretary Jewell and my colleagues on both sides of the aisle to make North American energy security a reality and for the opportunity to create energy jobs at home in the meantime.”
March 26, 2014 Press Release
"Today, the Subcommittee passed important legislation to increase accountability, transparency, and discipline in how the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) buys systems used to protect the homeland."
February 28, 2014 Press Release
“After nearly five years of bureaucratic delays, I’m optimistic that BOEM’s findings will clear the way for seismic testing, a vital step towards making energy production off the South Carolina coast a reality.”
February 12, 2014 Press Release
“Common Core is one of the most frequent concerns I hear from parents when I’m traveling across the district. Parents and teachers alike are alarmed by this top-down approach to education that wrongly ties education money for states to the adoption of academic standards that do not fully reflect the values of South Carolina."
February 11, 2014 Press Release
"This healthcare law is a failure. Instead of focusing on winning the next election for his party, President Obama should admit his mistakes and stop standing in the way of the patient-centered healthcare alternatives advocated by House conservatives.”
February 5, 2014 Press Release
“Last week, the President gave his annual State of the Union address to Congress, but today we learned of the true State of the Union – that Americans are suffering under the President’s health care law. Last year, the American people found out they couldn’t keep their insurance plans or doctors under Obamacare; today they found out they may lose their full-time status at work as well.”
January 31, 2014 Press Release
It’s disappointing that President Obama would give a campaign speech that divides the country rather than focus on issues that can bring both parties together in America’s best interest.