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January 10, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) voted to pass the PFAS Action Act, bipartisan legislation that would designate all Per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) chemicals as hazardous substances and allow the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to clean up contaminated sites in South Carolina and across the country.

January 9, 2020 Press Release

Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) released the following statement on his vote in opposition to the War Powers Resolution the House of Representatives passed today:

January 3, 2020 Press Release

Mt. Pleasant, S.C. ­– U.S. Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) released the following statement in reaction to the death of Qassem Soleimani, who led the Quds Force of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps.

December 19, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –In response to House passage of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Rep. Joe Cunningham released the following statement:

December 17, 2019 Press Release

Bipartisan legislation funds LWCF, the Charleston Harbor Deepening Project, and important projects on Parris Island and Joint Base Charleston

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham voted today to pass H.R. 1865 and H.R. 1158, bipartisan appropriations bills that would fully fund the government for fiscal year 2020 and prevent a government shutdown.

December 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham issued the following statement announcing his position in support of the Articles of Impeachment:

December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham today voted to pass H.R. 3, the Lower Drug Costs Now Act, transformative legislation that finally prevents Americans from having to pay more for their medicines than what is charged in other countries for the exact same drugs.

December 12, 2019 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – At the White House’s invitation, Rep. Joe Cunningham and a group of bipartisan House members attended the White House Child Care and Paid Leave Summit. Cunningham participated in a panel on paid leave arranged by Senior Advisor Ivanka Trump with Reps. Colin Allred (D-TX), Ann Wagner (R-MO), Jackie Walorski (R-IN), and Dan Crenshaw (R-TX).

December 11, 2019 Press Release

Legislation strengthens national security, raises military pay, and authorizes $37.2 million to modernize a live-fire training range on Parris Island


In The News

November 18, 2019 In The News

JOHNS ISLAND, S.C. (WCSC) - People who live in a Johns Island neighborhood say their mail is disappearing or winding up in the wrong mail box.

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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