WASHINGTON – Chairman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) convened the fourth meeting of a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee special panel Tuesday examining public-private partnerships in transportation infrastructure development.
WASHINGTON – Congressmen John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-TN) and Bill Pascrell, Jr. (D-NJ) introduced legislation Thursday that would allow local governments to more easily access private funds for water infrastructure projects.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement Tuesday following passage of a debt limit increase by the House of Representatives:
WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) addresses transportation proposals and condemns the overuse of executive orders in his response Tuesday to the State of the Union Address:
WASHINGTON – In a meeting Wednesday, Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) secured a commitment from Doug Parker, President and CEO of the newly merged American Airlines and U.S. Airways, that air service from Knoxville’s McGhee Tyson Airport will be maintained and expanded under the combined airline.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) introduced legislation Thursday to award sports legend Pat Summitt the Congressional Gold Medal, which the U.S. Congress describes as “its highest expression of national appreciation for distinguished achievements and contributions.”
WASHINGTON--Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement Thursday on his vote against a budget bill before the House of Representatives:
"I could not vote for a bill that increases spending by $63 billion when our National debt is more than $17 trillion dollars and climbing higher and faster than ever before.
WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) has been selected as a House Conferee for the Water Resources and Reform Development Act of 2013 (WRRDA).