Jun 14 2016

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) made this statement today following the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) by a vote of 85-13. This legislation will soon go to conference with the House of Representatives to iron out differences between the two chambers.

Jun 12 2016

WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) made this statement today on the attack on a nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

"This is a horrific day for America. Our thoughts and prayers remain with the victims, survivors, and those touched by this terrible tragedy. I fear this will prove to be system failure. Congress should immediately restore the budgets for our intelligence and law enforcement communities which have been suffering. My goal is to prevent future terrorist attacks, not simply respond to them. We are fighting a war against radical Islam and a hateful ideology, not a crime."

Jun 09 2016

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) spoke on the Senate floor today in support of increased funding for the United States military. Graham, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, criticized both Republicans and Democrats who oppose an increase in defense spending at a time when military leaders are warning of equipment shortages and lack of readiness preparations.

May 17 2016

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) made this statement today after voting to move forward with legislation which provides $1.1 billion in funding for American efforts to stop the spread of the Zika virus.