Jul 01 2015

Charleston Port Receives Pre-Construction Funding for 2015

Contact: Kevin Bishop (864) 250-1417 or Lorcan Connick (202) 224-5972

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today applauded news that the Charleston Port Harbor Post-45 Deepening Project will receive $1.303 million in Pre-construction Engineering and Design (PED) funding from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ work plan allocations for Fiscal Year 2015. This allocation of funds will allow the pre-construction phase of the project to begin immediately.

Jun 25 2015

5-0: Charleston Harbor One Major Step Closer to Construction

Contact: Kevin Bishop (864) 250-1417 or Lorcan Connick (202) 224-5972

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today applauded news that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Civil Works Review Board (CWRB) unanimously approved the Charleston Harbor Post-45 Deepening Project by a vote of 5-0.

Jun 24 2015

Senators Introduce Restoration of America’s Wire Act

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WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), Dianne Feinstein (D-California), Kelly Ayotte (R-New Hampshire), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Marco Rubio (R-Florida), Dan Coats (R-Indiana), and Thom Tillis (R-North Carolina) today introduced their bipartisan legislation, Restoration of America's Wire Act, which restores the long-standing interpretation of the Wire Act.

Jun 22 2015

Graham Calls for Removal of Confederate Battle Flag

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today urged that the Confederate Battle Flag be removed from the South Carolina State House grounds.

Jun 18 2015

Graham Statement on Charleston Shooting

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made the following statement on the horrific shooting at Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church in Charleston.

Jun 16 2015

Graham Opposes McCain-Feinstein Amendment

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on his vote against the McCain-Feinstein Amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act. The measure passed by a vote of 78-21.

Jun 11 2015

Graham Introduces Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act

Contact: Kevin Bishop (864) 250-1417 or Lorcan Connick (202) 224-5972

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) was joined by pro-life and pro-family leaders today in introducing the Pain Capable Unborn Child Protection Act in the United States Senate.

Jun 10 2015

Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization Takes a Step Forward

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WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement on the Senate vote to end debate on reauthorization of the Export-Import (EX-IM) Bank. The vote to end debate was defeated 31-65.