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Congressman
Rep. Addison "Joe" Wilson [R, SC-2]
for
District 2, South Carolina

About

Joe Wilson was born on July 31, 1947 in Charlestown, S.C. He is married and has four children. He earned his B.A. in Political Science from Washington and Lee University in 1969, and earned his J.D. from the University of South Carolina. He was the Pine Ridge Town Judge from 1974-1976, and the Springdale Town Judge from 1977- 1980. He served in the South Carolina Senate from 1985-2001, and was elected to the U.S. House in 2001. Addison "Joe" Wilson recently made news by his outburst during the State of the Union, yelling "you lie" during the President's speech. .

Bio-Information

D.O.B 07/31/1947
Location South Carolina
Office 1436 Longworth House Office Building
Party Republican
Phone 202-225-2452
Fax 202-225-2455

Select Interest Group Rating

100
US Chamber of Commerce
A
Gun Owners of America
5
AFL-CIO
18
American Civil Liberties Union
89
National Taxpayers Union
0
NARAL Pro-Choice America
B
English First
17
League of Women Voters