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  1. Perdue says federal government should have limited role in gun controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... to succeed Sen. Saxby Chambliss, who retired after spending 12 years in the Senate. Perdue defeated U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston in a GOP runoff and won the seat in the general election contest with Democrat Michelle Nunn. Much of Perdue's Tuesday ...

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  2. Tom Cotton major recipient of predatory lenders' campaign cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Arkansas Times

    ... a Sen. (former Rep.) Bill Cassidy (R-LA) / Citizens for Conservative Leadership - $95,600 a Former Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA) / Southern Conservatives Fund - $88,500 a Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS) / Yoder Victory Fund - $85,757 a Rep. Steve Stivers (R-OH) ...

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  3. Monsanto's latest bid could test its lobbying mightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | OpenSecrets

    ... House Agriculture Committee; Collin Peterson (D-Minn.), the ranking member and former chairman of that panel; Jack Kingston (R-Ga.), who serves on the Appropriations Subcommittee on Agriculture; and Ann L. Wagner (R-Mo.), who's on the Financial ...

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  4. Claims shake up Hastert's clean imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 7 | Hawk Eye

    FREE live streaming of the Notre Dame Nikes Semifinal State Basketball game on our home page at 8:30 PM today! Don't miss the action! WASHINGTON - Dennis Hastert's former House colleagues said the emergence of sexual abuse allegations against him has been jarring, at odds with a reason they anointed him speaker in the late 1990s - his squeaky-clean reputation. Former Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., a top GOP vote-counter when Hastert rose from obscurity during a chaotic December 1998, said Friday Republicans turned to him partly because "there wasn't any inkling of anything" hidden in his past.

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  5. Fresh sex abuse claims against Dennis Hastert clash with squeaky-clean imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | NOLA.com

    ... at odds with a reason they anointed him speaker in the late 1990s - his squeaky-clean reputation. Former Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., a top GOP vote-counter when Hastert rose from obscurity during a chaotic December 1998, said Friday that Republicans ...

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  6. Fresh claims about Hastert clash with squeaky-clean imageRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Dennis Hastert's former House colleagues say the emergence of sexual abuse allegations against him has been jarring, at odds with a reason they anointed him speaker in the late 1990s - his squeaky-clean reputation. Former Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., a top GOP vote-counter when Hastert rose from obscurity during a chaotic December 1998, said Friday that Republicans turned to him partly because "there wasn't any inkling of anything" hidden in his past.

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  7. AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... at odds with a reason they anointed him speaker in the late 1990s - his squeaky-clean reputation. Former Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., a top GOP vote-counter when Hastert rose from obscurity during a chaotic December 1998, said Friday that Republicans ...

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  8. Latest on Hastert: Friend: Reinboldt 'nicest, kindest soul'Read the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | Cybercast News Service

    ... week's indictment, Davis says it's now obvious to him that Hastert was "fighting some demons." Former Rep. Jack Kingston of Georgia says Republicans turned to Hastert to succeed Gingrich partly because "there wasn't any inkling of anything" hidden ...

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  9. Georgia facility pushed as cheaper option for State Department centerRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | Stars and Stripes

    ... Office for a thorough and impartial review comparing the Virginia and Georgia sites. Former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, a Savannah Republican who left Congress in January, said he thought Georgia "won" the argument two years ago. He did not sense a ...

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  10. Squire Patton Boggs turns 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 1 | The Hill

    ... Hill they were committed to seeing the firm rise again. Indeed, earlier this year, the firm hired former Reps. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) and Jim Matheson (D-Utah) and the longest serving aide to Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio), David Schnittger. "Much ...

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  11. How Beltway Media Creates And Shifts A NarrativeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Peach Pundit

    ... a "freebie" by sleeping in their office. Georgia Republicans have adopted this practice quite prominently. Jack Kingston (he of Buick Roadmaster/cheapskate fame) was one of the earliest adopters. Lynn Westmoreland did it for a while. Currently, ...

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  12. Six Classic City Attractions, as Selected By Athens Native Jack KingstonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Peach Pundit

    Editor's Note: With this weekend's Georgia Republican Convention in Athens, former congressmen Jack Kingston compiled this list of things delegates and alternates might want to see and do in the Classic City. Although Kingston represented a district that included much of southeast Georgia, he is originally from Athens.

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  13. Chatterbox: Former U.S. representative is enjoying his freedom from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    Former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, who served in the U.S. House from 1993 to 2014, said at a Smyrna Business Association meeting Thursday he's feeling a little more freedom so far this year.

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  14. Former U.S. Rep. Kingston thinks Dobbins is safe, but BRAC could form at any timeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    Former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston speaks at a Smyrna Business Association meeting Thursday about how to defend Dobbins Air Reserve Base against a Base Realignment and Closure process.

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  15. Chatterbox: Former U.S. rep. is enjoying his freedom from officeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | MDJonline.com

    Former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, who served in the U.S. House from 1993 to 2014, said at a Smyrna Business Association meeting Thursday he's feeling a little more freedom so far this year.

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  16. Smyrna Business Luncheon May 7thRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | SmyrnaVinings.com

    ... for RSVP's received after registration has closed or walk-ups at the luncheon. Register by May 5th at 5 p.m. Jack Kingston, former U.S. Congressman, will discuss how can we be prepared to defend Dobbins ARB in the next round of the Base Realignment ...

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  17. Mark James Miller: Why Republicans Wage War On the PoorRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2015 | Noozhawk

    ... chores around the house. "We borrow money from China," he proclaims, "to pay people not to work." Former Rep. Jack Kingston , R-Georgia, wants children who receive subsidized meals at school to do manual labor in exchange for their food so they will ... 1 comment

  18. "America's wealth grew by 60 percent in the past six years, by over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Capital Weekly

    ... those children should be working. "There is no such thing as a free lunch," insisted Georgia Representative Jack Kingston, even for schoolkids, who should be required to "sweep the floor of the cafeteria" (as they actually do at a charter school in ...

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  19. Georgia legislator brings classic SEC football rivalry to water negotiationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... 2009. Left to right are Rep. Nathan Deal, R-Ga., Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., Lewis, Sen. Johnny Isakson, Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., partially visible, and Linder. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert) "I don't think that those of us in government should ...

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  20. Van Jones resigns, House bill introduced to end appointment ofRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... to contact your Representatives and express support for H.R. 3226. This bill was introduced by U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston-GA and would bar the use of appropriated funds to pay either expenses or salaries of members of task forces, councils, or similar ...

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