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Joe Wilson

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Not to be confused with Joseph Wilson, Addison Graves (Joe) Wilson is the Republican "representing" the 2nd Congressional District of South Carolina District 2.

Wilson was born on July 31, 1947 in Charleston, S.C. He received his B.A. in 1969 from Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Va., 1969 and his J.D. from the University of South Carolina in 1972. His military service includes United States Army Reserves, 1972-1975 and the South Carolina Army National Guard.



Public Service

Anti-Environmental Voting Record

Wilson voted against the environment on five recent important legialative roll call votes: Energy (House R.C. 132); Artic Refuge (House R.C. 666); Environmental Funding (House R.C. 88); Coastal Protection (House R.C. 192) and Fuel Efficiency (House R.C. 121).

Health Industry Lobbyist

Wilson has accepted large political contributions from those apposed to Universal Health Care or a government option for medical insurance[1]. During a speech by President Obama, he acted as a shill, yelling "You lie!"[2], for which he both apologized and was denounced.

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This page was last modified 19:49, 10 September 2009 by dKosopedia user Pro-Lick. Based on work by dKosopedia user(s) Powerofpie, Allamakee Democrat, BartFraden, Renegade, Doomdaymassacre, Jbet777, KCinDC and Drew. Content is available under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License.

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