Congressman Tom Rice

Representing the 7th District of South Carolina

Press Releases

Jul 9, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (R-SC-07) introduced the Highway Trust Fund Certainty Act, H.R. 2971. 

Jul 8, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today joined his colleagues in the U.S. House of Representatives in passing H.R. 5, the Student Success Act.  This legislation provides flexibility and autonomy for our districts and states in determining what is best for students, rather than allowing bureaucrats to dictate local education decisions.

Jun 29, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today released the following statement praising the United States Supreme Court’s ruling against the Environmental Protection Agency’s costly power plant regulations:

Jun 25, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today released the following statement after the United States Supreme Court delivered the King v. Burwell ruling:

Jun 23, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today released the following statement calling for the removal of the Confederate flag from the South Carolina State House grounds:

“I was born in South Carolina.  My family and Wrenzie's have lived here for seven generations and over 200 years.  At least two of my ancestors fought in the Civil War.

Jun 12, 2015 Press Release

Washington, D.C.— Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) today joined his colleagues in passing Trade Promotion Authority, legislation to make international trade negotiations transparent and ensure the American people—through Congressional representation—have the final say on any trade deal.  

Jun 10, 2015 Press Release
Legislation to increase access to capital for veteran entrepreneurs

Washington, D.C.— In a House Committee on Small Business markup today, Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) urged his colleagues to support H.R. 2499, the Veterans Entrepreneurship Act of 2015.

Jun 2, 2015 Press Release
Forum features expert panels and presentations from business stakeholders

Washington, D.C.— On Monday, June 8, Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) will host a free, community-wide economic development symposium, ‘By Land, Air, and Sea,’ for Seventh District business leaders, elected officials, and developers.  The event will highlight ongoing business projects and economic development initiatives in South Carolina’s Seventh District, and feature two expert

May 22, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom Rice (SC-07) announced today he will participate in the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association Memorial Day March on Monday, May 25 to honor our community’s fallen heroes.  

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