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S.C. Chamber Applauds Passage Of Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization

October 27, 2015

COLUMBIA, SC – S.C. Chamber President & CEO Ted Pitts today released the following statement applauding passage of the Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization by the U.S. House of Representatives:

“We are glad the House of Representatives has finally acted on behalf of the American people to reauthorize the Ex-Im Bank.  The Bank has supported billions in exports from the state of South Carolina, helping small businesses reach markets they wouldn’t reach otherwise and creating jobs and economic opportunity across our state. This reauthorization is critically important to the business community in South Carolina and I urge the Senate to act quickly to get the Ex-Im bank back up and running.”

The South Carolina Chamber applauds the following members of the South Carolina Delegation who voted for Reauthorization today:

Mark Sanford (SC-1)

Joe Wilson (SC-2)

Jim Clyburn (SC-6)

Tom Rice (SC-7)

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