Media

Latest News

October 13, 2020 Press Release

Charleston, S.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) today cosponsored the Local Journalism Sustainability Act, bipartisan legislation that proposes a series of tax credits aimed at bolstering local newspapers and media in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

October 9, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01), who represents Parris Island, today joined Rep. Joe Wilson (SC-02), Senior Member of the House Armed Services Committee, and Congressman Ralph Norman (SC-05), to introduce the Parris Island Protection Act.

October 1, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Following his vote against the HEROES 2.0 package, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) released the following statement:

September 23, 2020 Press Release

Lawmakers: “We were elected to represent the best interests of our constituents and the country”

September 17, 2020 Press Release

Bipartisan legislation will reauthorize or establish several important government wildlife conservation programs

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) today called for a House vote on the America’s Conservation Enhancement Act (ACE), following its passage in the Senate by unanimous consent on Wednesday evening.

September 17, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham today voted to pass the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act, bipartisan legislation that establishes a pregnant worker’s clear-cut right to reasonable workplace accommodations, provided they do not impose an undue burden on their employer.

September 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.– Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) today joined his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass bipartisan legislation to support families and child care providers throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

September 16, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C.– Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) today joined his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives to pass bipartisan legislation to support families and child care providers throughout the coronavirus pandemic.

September 15, 2020 Press Release

Bipartisan Framework Aims to Breakthrough Gridlock & Dysfunction, Bring Congressional Leadership Back to the Negotiation Table

Pages

In The News

September 23, 2020 In The News

Rep. Joe Cunningham joined a group of bipartisan lawmakers who want to vote on a COVID-19 aid package before the election.

In a letter sent to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy, the group expressed their concerns about the status of a potential virus package to help Americans.

September 22, 2020 In The News

When pollsters recently surveyed people in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and Houston, they found half of the households had experienced “serious financial problems” during the COVID-19 pandemic and shutdown.

September 15, 2020 In The News

 Representative Joe Cunningham and the Problem Solvers Caucus on Tuesday introduced bipartisan, bicameral framework to streamline negotiations regarding a COVID-19 relief package.

August 29, 2020 In The News

When Lucy Beckham High School (LBHS) opens its doors this fall, it will also be introducing a flagship program among high schools statewide. The U.S. Coast Guard’s first Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) pilot program in South Carolina will be a classroom option at the new high school.

August 19, 2020 In The News

In a rare show of unity among South Carolina’s congressional delegation, all nine members from both parties signed on to a letter Monday urging U.S. House and Senate leaders to invest in rural broadband expansion.

August 18, 2020 In The News

Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) was recognized on Tuesday for his ongoing efforts to promote fiscal responsibility.

The lawmaker was dubbed a Fiscal Hero by the Campaign to Fix the Debt.

August 4, 2020 In The News

On Tuesday, President Trump signed Representative Joe Cunningham's Great American Outdoors Act into law.

Cunningham introduced bipartisan legislation in the House and passed with broad bipartisan support. The legislation permanently and fully funds the Land and Water Conservation Fund and addresses priority repair needs in our national parks and other land management agencies.

July 31, 2020 In The News

On Friday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass H.R. 7617, which has major impacts on the Lowcountry regarding military bases, small businesses and clean energy.

July 22, 2020 In The News

Rep. Joe Cunningham Joe Cunningham was one of the co-sponsors of the Great American Outdoors Act, which will help fund conservation efforts throughout South Carolina and the nation.

Recently, it passed through the Senate and Wednesday evening, it passed through the House 310-107.

July 20, 2020 In The News

Charleston’s Coast Guard presence is growing because of major bills passed in Congress. 

Pages