Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today announced that Socastee High School Student Haleigh Ferro is the winner of the 2015 Congressional Art Competition, An Artistic Discovery, for South Carolina’s Seventh Congressional District.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07), along with 62 members of Congress, sent a letter to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Robert McDonald urging him to improve the agency’s claims process by granting congressional constituent service representatives read-only access of veterans’ electronic claim files.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 1562 and H.R. 1563, legislation to safeguard taxpayers:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement after his tour of the Charles Ingram Lumber Plant in Effingham, SC.:
Coffee with Your Congressman Meeting Scheduled
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) announced an upcoming ‘Coffee with Your Congressman’ event in Florence County. This event is a key part of his outreach and constituent service. Constituents will have the opportunity to meet with Congressman Rice one-on-one and discuss federal issues and upcoming legislation.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) released the following statement after the U.S. House of Representatives passed H. Con. Res. 27, a budget plan for Fiscal Year 2016:
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07), a member of the House Budget Committee, released the following statement regarding the House Budget Committee’s Fiscal Year 2016 budget plan: A Balanced Budget for a Stronger America:
WASHINGTON – The U.S. State Department and a grassroots organization run by former operatives from President Obama’s campaigns has come under scrutiny as reports broke Saturday accusing the non-profit group, OneVoice Movement, of using taxpayer funded grants to influence Israeli elections with the intent of ousting Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Legislation cuts six-figure bureaucrat salaries until economy recovers
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last week, Congressman Tom Rice (R-SC) introduced H.R. 1137, the Promoting Accountability In Decisions (PAID) for Progress Act. This legislation would reduce salaries by 8.7 percent for bureaucrats making more than $100,000 until the economy recovers to pre-recession levels.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today announced his district staff’s mobile office schedule for the month of March. During these meetings, constituents can meet with field representatives to get help with federal issues, request updates on Social Security benefits or pending Veterans Affairs claims, and more.