On Monday, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed Congressman William Timmons’ bill, H.R. 5698, the Promoting Secure 5G Act of 2020.
Today, Acting Assistant Attorney General Brian C. Rabbitt of the Criminal Division announced new charges and progress in Paycheck Protection Program Fraud cases. Since the program was enacted, 57 people have been charged with Paycheck Protection Program fraud. Congressman William Timmons (SC-04) released the following statement:
Congressman William Timmons’ office is excited to announce the SC-04 Congressional App Challenge (CAC), an app competition for students in middle and high school.
The CAC accepts computer programs (or apps) written in any programming language, for any platform (desktop/PC, web, mobile, raspberry Pi, etc.).
Congressman William Timmons (SC-04) and Congressman Dan Bishop (NC-09) introduced the Increasing Opportunities for Small Businesses Act to increase local engagement with communities that have Opportunity Zones, which incentivizes private companies to invest in underserved communities to stimulate economic growth and bring good-paying jobs.
Greenville, SC — On Monday, July 20, Congressman William Timmons (SC-04) will report to Maxwell Air Force Base in Montgomery, Alabama for duty with the South Carolina Air National Guard. Congressman Timmons has served in the SC National Guard since 2018 and also serves as a JAG Officer. Congressman Timmons released the following statement.
Washington, DC — Yesterday, Reps. William Timmons (SC-04), Cindy Axne (IA-03), Mike Bost (IL-12), Anthony Brindisi (NY-22), Greg Murphy (NC-03), and Max Rose (NY-11) unveiled bipartisan legislation to provide in-demand skills training and employment assistance to members of National Guard and Reserve who are within 180 days of transitioning into civilian life.
Washington, DC — Congressman William Timmons (SC-04) released the following statement regarding police reform legislation before Congress.
Washington, DC — Last week, Rep. William Timmons (SC-04) joined Rep. Pete Stauber (MN-08) and other colleagues in introducing companion legislation in the House to Senator Tim Scott’s bill, the Just and Unifying Solutions to Invigorate Communities Everywhere (JUSTICE) Act.
Washington, DC — Today, Representatives William Timmons, Ben Cline, Jaime Herrera Beutler, Will Hurd, and Dan Bishop introduced companion legislation in the House to Senator Tim Scott’s bill, the Walter Scott Notification Act.
Washington, DC — Congressman William Timmons (SC-04) sent a letter today to South Carolina Senate President Harvey Peeler and Speaker of the House Jay Lucas requesting the South Carolina General Assembly to fully fund the universal body camera mandate for law enforcement officials in South Carolina.
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Our nation is currently facing a global health crisis unlike any we have seen before. Businesses are shuttered, the American people are hurting, and our economy is at a standstill. As members of Congress urge our constituents to stay home and practice social distancing to help flatten the curve, we should be leading by example.
The House is ready to make long overdue, behind-the-scenes changes, and it set those in motion by adopting a resolution on implementing 29 recommendations of the Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress.
U.S. Rep. William Timmons of Greenville said he supports an $8.3 billion coronavirus package agreed to by lawmakers Wednesday.
“In a situation like this, you can’t be overprepared,” said Timmons, who represents South Carolina’s 4th Congressional District in Spartanburg and Greenville counties.
Fourth District Congressman William Timmons announced Thursday that $27 million has been secured toward the final cleanup at former World II training site Camp Croft.
“I am excited to announce that the Army Corps of Engineers notified my office earlier this week that they will begin to work to complete their cleanup of Camp Croft later this year,” Timmons stated.
As news broke that an American drone strike killed a major Iranian general was reported Friday, South Carolina’s Republicans in Congress praised President Donald Trump.
The federal government is ending 2019 with a national debt of over $17 trillion for the first time in U.S. history - and if one includes intragovernmental debt, such as that held by the Social Security trust funds, this figure rises to $23 trillion.
Over 200 people attended the annual Bronze Elephant Banquet, a fundraiser for the Spartanburg County Republican Party. The event was held at the Piedmont Club on Monday and U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham was scheduled to be the keynote speaker. Graham, however, never showed up.
U.S. Rep. William Timmons, R-4th District, has been chosen by the Republican Steering Committee to serve on the influential House Financial Services Committee.
Congressman William Timmons is a married man. The freshman congressman announced on Twitter Thursday that he recently tied the knot.
In a tweet, the congressman from Greenville said he married new wife Sarah Anderson in an "intimate wedding ceremony" officiated by his mentor and friend Sen. Tim Scott.