Congressman Tom Rice

Representing the 7th District of South Carolina

Press Releases

Mar 13, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC—Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement today applauding the House on the passage of the Preserving Welfare Work Requirements Act of 2013, bipartisan legislation that preserves the 1996 welfare work requirements.  

Mar 12, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC —House Budget Committee Chairman Paul Ryan (WI-01), Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07), and Committee Republicans released their plan to balance the budget today.  This responsible plan reins in spending, reforms government, and strengthens our economy—all without raising taxes.

Mar 8, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement today in response to the Bureau of Labor Statistics February 2013 Jobs report:

Feb 19, 2013 Press Release

MYRTLE BEACH, SC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07) is pleased to announce hours and locations for his Mobile-Office Outreach hosted by Field Representative Tom Keegan.

Feb 14, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07) joined his fellow new members of Congress today and called upon both Republican and Democrat leadership to put forth bipartisan plans that secure the fiscal health of our nation. This bipartisan letter urges our country’s leaders to work toward finding long-term solutions to address our country’s serious challenges.

Feb 12, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07), issued the following statement on the President’s State of the Union Address today.

Feb 6, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07), issued the following statement today on the passage of the Require a PLAN Act, which requires the President to present his plan on balancing the budget and paying down the exploding debt.

Jan 23, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07), supported the “No Budget, No Pay” bill today, which passed the House of Representatives with bipartisan support by a vote of 285-144.

Jan 22, 2013 Press Release
Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07), was appointed by Transportation & Infrastructure Chairman Bill Shuster (PA-09) today to the following Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittees: Subcommittee on Highways and Transit; Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment; and the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation. The Transportation & Infrastructure Committee will meet later today to formally approve Rep. Rice’s subcommittee assignments.
Jan 21, 2013 Press Release

Washington, DC- Rep. Tom Rice (SC-07), issued the following statement today after President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden took their oaths of office on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol today, marking the 57th Presidential Inaugural Swearing-in Ceremony.

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