Press Releases

March 18, 2020 Press Release

Mt Pleasant, S.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers today to call on insurance companies and brokers to make financial losses related to coronavirus, or COVID-19, part of their commercial business interruption coverage for policyholders.

March 17, 2020 Press Release

Mt. Pleasant, S.C. – With the number of confirmed coronavirus cases continuing to grow in South Carolina, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) called on leaders in the Senate to act immediately and in a bipartisan manner to pass H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.

March 14, 2020 Press Release


Legislation Provides Free Coronavirus Testing to all Americans

Includes legislation Cunningham introduced to provide emergency paid sick leave to workers

March 13, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers in calling for urgent action and clarity from the Small Business Administration (SBA) to assist small businesses being impacted by COVID-19 and related containment efforts.

March 10, 2020 Press Release

Asks Subcommittee to restrict funds for offshore drilling and seismic airgun blasting activity

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) today testified before the House Appropriations Subcommittee on the Interior and Environment to advocate that the Subcommittee restrict funding for dangerous and unwanted offshore drilling and seismic airgun blasting. 

March 9, 2020 Press Release

Legislation would require non-Medicaid expansion states to publish a yearly report on access to affordable health care coverage

March 5, 2020 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Rep. Joe Cunningham (SC-01) and Rep. Neal Dunn, M.D. (R-FL) introduced the Veterans Prostate Cancer Treatment and Research Act (H.R. 6092). Prostate cancer is the number one cancer diagnosed in the Veterans Health Administration, with over 489,000 veterans undergoing treatment.

March 4, 2020 Press Release

Bipartisan legislation provides coordinated, effective, and comprehensive response to protect Americans