Nov 17 2010

While I respect the judgment of the court, I'm deeply disappointed in the verdict.  We are at war with Al Qaeda. Members of the organization, and their associates, should be treated as warriors, not common criminals. We put our nation at risk by criminalizing the war.  Going forward, I once again strongly encourage the Obama Administration to use military commissions to prosecute enemy combatants, particularly the 9/11 conspirators like Khalid Sheikh Mohammad, held at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

Nov 16 2010

As a long-time supporter of earmark reform, I will vote in support of the moratorium. Some earmarks, like the Bridge to Nowhere, have rightfully left Americans angry about how Washington spends their hard-earned tax dollars on projects which serve little, if any, purpose. The earmark moratorium will help ensure projects like these are not allowed to slip through the Congress again.


Nov 10 2010

"From my point of view, the formation of the government is within sight, and possible sooner, rather than later.  But we’ve got to remember what this opportunity presents for Iraq.  It’s a chance to solidify this country’s future for decades to come.  A lot of blood and treasure has been spent to get us to this moment.  So I have urged every Iraqi leader to think about the future of your country in broad terms, not narrow terms..."

Nov 03 2010

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on the passing of Bob Fulton, the longtime voice of the South Carolina Gamecocks.


“Bob Fulton’s passing is not just a blow to Gamecock Nation, but something that will be mourned by all South Carolinians who love college athletics. 

“There was nothing more exciting than to listen to Bob Fulton describe the trials and tribulations of the South Carolina Gamecocks.  He had one of the most recognizable voices in the state and an unmatched passion for the university.  Bob Fulton was a fine man, a good friend, and like his friend and colleague Jim Phillips from Clemson, a legend in the South Carolina sports world.” 



Oct 08 2010

I very much appreciate the service of General Jones to our nation.  I’ve known Jim for many years, and he has a true love of country.  He has provided the President valuable and sound national security advice during his tenure.

Sep 23 2010

Continuing his commitment to the repeal and replace of Obamacare, United States Senator Lindsey Graham has introduced legislation to repeal another major provision of the recently-passed health care law - the Community Living Assistance Services and Support (CLASS) Act.

Sep 22 2010

The nation's leading organization committed to protecting and promoting the interests of small business today honored U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) with its ‘Guardian of Small Business' award for his 100 percent voting record in support of small business during the 111th Congress.

Aug 16 2010

The Council for Citizens Against Government Waste (CCAGW) has named U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) a ‘Taxpayer Hero.' The organization recently released its latest ratings of Congress.