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Congressman John Duncan

Representing the 2nd District of Tennessee

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November 21, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement Thursday in response to President Obama’s pending immigration announcement:

There is a right way to do things, and there is a wrong way to do things.  This is the wrong way.

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October 29, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) was ranked one of the most fiscally conservative lawmakers and the top defender of taxpayers from Tennessee by the Nation’s leading taxpayer watchdog group.

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October 14, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – In a radio interview Tuesday, Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) called for immediate measures to restrict travel from countries with an Ebola outbreak.

Duncan told radio host Andrew Wilkow on the Sirius-XM network that the U.S. response has been lacking.

September 18, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Representatives Louise M. Slaughter (D-NY), John J. Duncan (R-TN), and Tim Walz (D-MN) introduced bipartisan legislation Thursday to bring transparency to the political intelligence industry.

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September 11, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John J. Duncan, Jr. (R-Tenn.) released the following statement Wednesday regarding ISIL /ISIS:

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July 24, 2014 Speeches

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In The News

May 9, 2013 In The News
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.”
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April 18, 2013 In The News
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.
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April 16, 2013 In The News
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.
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April 9, 2013 In The News
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.
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March 24, 2013 In The News
“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.
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March 19, 2013 In The News
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.
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March 15, 2013 In The News
U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. is renewing his campaign to open up the secretive process of presidential library fundraising.
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March 6, 2013 In The News
Senate, House bills would save $40 billion over 10 years
February 28, 2013 In The News
“The cuts have been exaggerated, almost to the point of becoming ridiculous,” said U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr., a Knoxville Republican.
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January 18, 2013 In The News
U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. was named vice chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Thursday.
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