Aug 03 2017

Graham, Corker Praise Committee Passage Of Taylor Force Act

Bill Named for Slain Vanderbilt University Graduate Student Demands Palestinian Authority End Terrorism Payments

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) and Bob Corker (R-Tennessee) today praised Senate Foreign Relations Committee passage of legislation demanding the Palestinian Authority end its policy of rewarding terrorism. The Taylor Force Act, legislation introduced by Graham and Corker this week, would restrict U.S. economic aid to the West Bank and Gaza until the Palestinian Authority stops paying terrorists guilty of violence against Israelis and Americans. The bill is named after a Vanderbilt University graduate student who was killed in a terrorist attack in Tel Aviv last year.

Aug 01 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today reintroduced legislation that would amend the U.S. Constitution to clearly protect the rights of parents as they raise their children. The legislation is cosponsored by U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (R-Missouri), Johnny Isakson (R-Georgia), James Risch (R-Idaho) and Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa).

Aug 01 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on Christopher Wray being confirmed as Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI).

Jul 28 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on the announcement that Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly would replace Reince Priebus as the White House Chief of Staff.

Jul 26 2017

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement after voting for the Rand Paul (R-Kentucky) amendment to repeal Obamacare. The amendment stipulates that Obamacare be dismantled and gives Congress two years to present a replacement package. The vote failed 45-55.