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October 31, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Reps. Joe Cunningham (D-SC) and Mike Bost (R-IL) introduced bipartisan legislation that would reform hiring practices for Human Resources (HR) positions at Veterans Health Administration (VHA) facilities.

October 31, 2019 Press Release

 Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) released the following statement on House passage of H. Res. 660, a resolution to establish procedures for open hearings as part of the investigation into potential misconduct by President Trump:

October 29, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, the House Veterans’ Affairs Committee passed two pieces of legislation introduced by Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01), the VA Tele-Hearing Modernization Act and the Women Veterans Health Care Accountability Act.

October 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) announced his appointment by the Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives to the Board of Visitors of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.

October 23, 2019 Press Release

House passes Cunningham’s amendments protecting minority communities, military servicemembers, and veterans from foreign interference

October 23, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Reps. Joe Cunningham (D-SC) and Garret Graves (R-LA) introduced the Sport Fish Restoration and Recreational Boating Safety Act of 2019, bipartisan legislation to extend the authorization of the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund to 2024. Unless Congress acts, the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund is set to expire in 2021.

October 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –  Today, Reps.

October 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham introduced the Climate-Ready Fisheries Act of 2019, bipartisan legislation to help Lowcountry fisheries manage the current and anticipated impact of climate change. Reps. Brian Mast (R-FL), Francis Rooney (R-FL), and Jared Huffman (D-CA) are original cosponsors.

September 27, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham joined a bipartisan majority of the U.S. House of Representatives in voting to terminate President Trump’s reckless emergency declaration that would raid critical military funds for the construction of a border wall, including $11 million in funding for the Laurel Bay Fire Station Replacement in Beaufort.

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March 28, 2019 In The News

It was a sleepy session of the House Natural Resources’ subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife earlier this month, when Rep. Joe Cunningham took out an airhorn.

March 26, 2019 In The News

U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham won his seat in Congress in 2018 in large part by promising to fight to ban offshore drilling. As the Charleston Democrat enters a tough fight for re-election in 2020, his party leadership is giving him a political gift: the chance to lead that effort.

March 8, 2019 In The News

A hearing on the threat seismic testing poses to North Atlantic right whales was plodding along Thursday when, seemingly out of nowhere, Rep. Joe Cunningham (D-S.C.) pulled out an air horn and politely asked if he could blast it.

January 14, 2019 In The News

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. — From a couch on the back deck of a dockside restaurant, the Beatles playing in the background and a breeze blowing off the water, Joe Cunningham gestured to Shem Creek.

January 3, 2019 In The News
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