Congressman Tom Rice

Representing the 7th District of South Carolina

Press Releases

Jul 15, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today released the following statement regarding the House passage of H.R. 5021, the Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2014, which extends federal surface transportation programs and ensures the solvency of the Highway Trust Fund through May 2015:

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Jul 11, 2014 Press Release

Frequently Asked Questions about House Litigation against Executive Overreach

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— The Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access, under the chairmanship of Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07), today conducted a hearing on the issue of cash accounting, how it affects small businesses, and whether policies should be changed to allow small firms more flexibility in using an accounting method that best suits their operation

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release
Opening Statement of Subcommittee Chairman Tom Rice
Opening Statement of Subcommittee Chairman Tom Rice (R-SC):

Good Morning. The hearing will come to order.  First, let me thank our witnesses for taking time to be with us today to talk about how to help small businesses prosper. 

Jul 9, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Tomorrow, the Small Business Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access, under the chairmanship of Congressman Tom Rice (R-SC), will conduct a hearing titled "Cash Accounting: A Simpler Method for Small Firms?"  This hearing will examine cash accounting, how it affects small businesses

Jun 30, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today announced the July Mobile Office Schedule for the Pee Dee area.  Held at various locations throughout the district, mobile office hours are a key part of his team’s outreach and constituent service.

Jun 30, 2014 Press Release
Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court’s decision on Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby:

Jun 26, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— By a unanimous 9-0 vote, the United States Supreme Court ruled that President Obama’s three recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board in January 2012 were unconstitutional.  Congressman Rice released the following statement applauding the Supreme Court’s decision:

Jun 24, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement applauding the passage of H.R. 3301, the North American Infrastructure Act:

Jun 20, 2014 Press Release
Legislation will fund U.S. military operations and prohibits the transfer of Guantanamo detainees

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement applauding the passage of H.R.4870, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act of 2015, with a bipartisan vote of 340-73:

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