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May 9, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Benghazi Whistleblowers Appear Before Oversight Committee

Issues: Oversight

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., a Knoxville Republican who also sits on the committee, said there is “great interest and concern about what happened.”

Apr 18, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Rep. Duncan to chair special transportation panel

Issues: Transportation

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) has been selected to chair a special Congressional panel that will examine how improvements to the various modes of freight transportation issues can help strengthen the economy.

Apr 16, 2013 | Roll Call

Special House Panel Will Draft Intermodal Freight Strategy

Issues: Transportation

Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., R-Tenn., will head the special panel, which will work for six months to produce a series of recommendations that will be a cornerstone of the next highway bill.

Apr 9, 2013 | USA Today

Presidential library donors would be named under bill

Issues: Oversight

But Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., last month introduced a bill that would require future presidential foundations to disclose the name of any donor that gives more than $200 on a quarterly basis.

Mar 24, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Duncan says immigration proposals have a familiar ring

Issues: Immigration

“It didn’t work,” said U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., R-Knoxville. “Now, in some ways, they are talking about doing once again some of the things they did in that law.

Mar 19, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Duncan risked career voting against the war

Issues: Defense

In a secure, windowless room in the White House basement, U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. listened carefully as top advisers to President George W. Bush pressed their case for war with Iraq.

Mar 15, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

Congressman Duncan: Time to shed light on presidential library fundraising process

Issues: Oversight

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. is renewing his campaign to open up the secretive process of presidential library fundraising.

Mar 6, 2013 | Reuters

Conservatives call for big cut in U.S. crop insurance subsidy

Senate, House bills would save $40 billion over 10 years

Feb 28, 2013 | Knoxville News Sentinel

East Tennessee lawmakers say sequester cuts exaggerated

Issues: Economy, Spending, Taxes

“The cuts have been exaggerated, almost to the point of becoming ridiculous,” said U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., a Knoxville Republican.

Jan 18, 2013 | The Knoxville News Sentinel

Duncan promoted to vice chair of House committee

Issues: Transportation

U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. was named vice chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Thursday.

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