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  1. Youngest delegates urge Trump to do more to win their generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | USA Today

    ... lle and immersed himself with the local Republican Party there. He served as an intern for several years to Rep. John Duncan Jr., R-Tenn., and now serves as a staff assistant for his office. But


  2. Meet two of the youngest delegates at the Republican conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Washington Examiner

    ... time he's inched closer to completing his political science degree, landed a full-time job in the office of Rep. John Duncan and secured a spot in Tennessee's national convention delegation. As 2,472 delegates gather in Cleveland for what could ...


  3. Congress mulls changes to 'inherently governmental' activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 8 | Federal Computer Week

    ... jobs, she added. Styles touted the Freedom from Government Competition Act , a 2015 bill sponsored by Rep. John Duncan (R-Tenn.), as a way to end the moratorium. She said the competitions can save the government billions of dollars a year regardless ...


  4. Alexander, Duncan Introduce Resolution Congratulating TVA On 80th...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 |

    U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander and U.S. Rep. John Duncan Jr. introduced a resolution praising the Tennessee Valley Authority for its successful construction and management of the "Unified Plan of the Development of the Tennessee River" which began with Norris Dam in 1936, the first dam TVA constructed on the Tennessee River system.


  5. Contrary to NBC's Awful Article, Rep. Cummings Got His...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | RedState

    ... nothing to see here. The assessment of the facts he tried to sneak through was promptly shoved his face by Rep. John Duncan. It's all about the question you ask. Rep. Cummings tried to make it sound small and inconsequential and easily overlooked by ...


  6. News 7 mins ago 11:26 a.m.FBI Chief James Comey Grilled About Decision Not to Charge Hillary ClintonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | KCEN

    ... emails the FBI reviewed bore classified markings and those were buried in the body of the text, Comey said. Rep. John Duncan (R-Tennessee), asked Comey if he had heard that "there is one standard of law for the Clintons and another for everybody ...


  7. Women Must Register for the Draft?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | New Urban Legends

    The Selective Service System is an independent civilian agency within the Executive Branch of the federal government that collects and stores information about persons potentially subject to military conscription by the U.S. armed forces. For most of the period between 1940 and 1975 all males were required to register with the Selective Service upon turning 18. But in 1973, as U.S. military involvement in Vietnam came to an end, so did the draft, and along with it the need for registration.


  8. GOP's youngest delegates begin summer vacation with eye on conventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 | CBS News

    ... like "Media & Politics" and "The Presidency," and also with a part-time job as a staff assistant to U.S. Rep. John Duncan, Jr., R-Tennessee . "I joke sometimes depending on what day of the week it is, I'm either a congressional aide or a student," ...


  9. America's Trucking NewspaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Trucker

    ... introduced the Senate version, S. Con. Res. 40. "Fifty-eight percent of the House is new since 2010," said Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., who was elected to Congress in 1988. "People who spend their whole lives in government just do not understand the ...


  10. Tennessee lawmakers join call for helicopter fuel tank safety reform Read Story Michael CroweRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A 10News investigation, in partnership with KUSA in Denver, found 175 fatal helicopter crashes in which the aircraft burned after impact. Some victims died of other causes, but at least 82 people died in those fires.


  11. Tennessee businesses concerned about new OT rules, lawmakers say Read ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn says she's heard from dozens of Tennessee businesses concerned about a new federal rule that will make millions of Americans eligible for overtime pay. "What they tell me," the Brentwood Republican said, "is that mandating overtime pay is a sure way to reduce take-home pay for millions of Americans.


  12. Rep. Mark Sanford Breaks GOP Ranks, Votes for Gitmo ShutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    May 19, 2016 | News Max

    ... to be transferred to detention centers in the United States. Sanford was joined by two other Republicans - Reps. John Duncan of Tennessee and Justin Amash of Michigan - in voting for the shutdown. Proponents of the Gitmo closing argue that prisoners ...


  13. Sanford breaks Republican ranks, votes to close Guant namo prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Island Packet

    ... prison's operations have failed in Congress. The other Republicans who voted for the amendment were U.S. Reps. John Duncan of Tennessee and Justin Amash of Michigan. In the past, Sanford has said he objects to GuantA namo Bay prisoners being ...


  14. Sanford breaks Republican ranks, votes to close Guantanamo prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... the prison's operations have failed in Congress. Other Republicans who voted for the amendment were U.S. Reps. John Duncan of Tennessee and Justin Amash of Michigan. In the past, Sanford has said he objects to Guantanamo Bay prisoners being ...


  15. Longtime Tennessee Congressman Diagnosed With CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | The Daily News

    Duncan told the Knoxville News Sentinel that the cancer was found six or seven months ago during a routine exam. He said doctors have decided no treatment is necessary at this stage after tests showed the cancer is isolated.


  16. Tennessee House Member has Prostate CancerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2016 | Roll Call

    Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., said he discovered he had cancer during a routine doctor visit. Add Rep. John Duncan's name to a long list of people in Congress with a personal experience to contribute to a bipartisan discussion about combating cancer.


  17. Why keeping women out of any future draft might be impossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 |

    U.S. Army Capt. Kristen Griest, left, Maj. Lisa Jaster, center, and First Lt. Shaye Haver, right, pose together after an Army Ranger School graduation ceremony, Friday, Oct. 16, 2015, in Fort Benning, Ga.


  18. USINPAC Interacts with the Presidential Campaign of Donald Trump for 2016 ElectionsRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | PRWeb

    USINPAC invites the Indian American community to join the Presidential Campaign of the presumptive Republican nominee Mr. Donald J. Trump, on Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 at 11:30am EST, represented by Key Trump surrogate, Congressman Duncan D. Hunter . Sanjay Puri, Chairman of USINPAC welcomed Indian Americans to join the highly anticipated Presidential Dialogue Series with the presumptive Republican nominee's campaign adding "We are expecting a very interesting and interactive discussion on May 17th."


  19. Why Keeping Women Out of Any Future Draft Might Be ImpossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | Roll Call

    MAY 10 - Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, receives a standing ovation from his staff as he returns to Capitol Hill for the first time since suspending his presidential campaign, on Tuesday, May 10, 2016 in Washington. When Sen. Ted Cruz was running for president, he spoke on the campaign trail of his opposition to requiring women to register for the draft.


  20. Rep. Duncan D. Hunter is Doing It WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Washington Monthly

    Do you remember The Gitmo Cookbook ? That was a conservative response to criticisms that the detainees in Guantanamo Bay were being mistreated. Supposedly, this was impossible because the prisoners were fed orange-glazed chicken, rice pilaf, and two kinds of fruit.