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Apr 14, 2014 | NewsMax

Republicans at Odds With Christine Lagarde Over IMF Reforms

"I'm against the IMF reforms because I don't believe in world government," veteran Republican Rep. Jimmy Duncan of Tennessee told Newsmax.

Apr 10, 2014 | The New York Times

House Oversight Committee Censures Former I.R.S. Official

Issues: Oversight

Representative John J. Duncan Jr., a Republican member of the committee from Tennessee and a former judge, said Thursday that Ms. Lerner could not be allowed to make a statement asserting her innocence and then invoke her Fifth Amendment right.

Apr 4, 2014 | Fox Sports

Mr. Busch goes to Washington

Issues: Transportation

Mr. Duncan meets race car driver Kurt Busch

Apr 3, 2014

ATSSA Presents Rep. Duncan with Roadway Safety Champion Award

Issues: Transportation

The American Traffic Safety Services Association (ATSSA) announced today that it has awarded U.S. Representative John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) its prestigious Roadway Safety Champion Award.

Feb 10, 2014 | The Knoxville News Sentinel

East Tennessee Congressmen Reject Obama's Immigration Reform Plan

Issues: Immigration

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., R-Knoxville, said he doubts any immigration-reform bill can win enough support to pass this Congress.

Nov 15, 2013

Tennessee Members Wary of Obama's Health Care Fix

The website has already cost taxpayers $600 million and no one knows how much more it will take to fix it.

Nov 13, 2013

'Holy Cow' And 'Kangaroo Court': Panel Grills Officials

Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., quizzed the witnesses about the overall cost and expected deadline for the system to be fully operational. He also decried "sweetheart insider deals" that he said were making government contractors "filthy rich."

Nov 4, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Duncan: Curbs on credit card industry worked

Issues: Economy

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., R-Tenn., worked for a decade with U.S. Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-NY, on legislation to shield students from credit-related predatory practices.

Oct 18, 2013 | The Knoxville News Sentinel

Duncan Warning on Debt, Budget: 'We're Headed to a Place We've Never Been'

Issues: Economy

“The reason I voted the way I did is because the money is just not there,” Duncan said.

Oct 10, 2013 | The New York Times

House Republicans Argue for Delay in Health Law

Issues: Health Care, Taxes

Representative John J. Duncan Jr., Republican of Tennessee, said, “This is the most messed-up, convoluted, confusing law that’s ever been passed.’’