Washington, DC - Congressman Joe Wilson (SC-02) issued the following statement after President Donald Trump announced his nomination of David Wright to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission:
“I am grateful that my long-time friend and constituent David Wright was nominated to serve as Member of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. David’s extensive background on nuclear energy and past service Chairman of the South Carolina Public Service Commission make him a uniquely qualified for this role. David’s nomination is a fitting culmination of his decades of public service—councilman, mayor, state legislator, and state public service commissioner.
“I look forward to David’s confirmation by the Senate, and congratulate him on this well-deserved honor.”