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  1. September 2, 2015 - Members of Congress ask for SEPA rate proposal to ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Public Power

    ... Trent Kelly, R-Miss., Gregg Harper, R-Miss., Harold Rogers, R-Tenn., Jim Cooper, D-Tenn., Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., John Duncan, R-Tenn., Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., Diane Black, R-Tenn., Phil Roe, R-Tenn., Scott DesJarlais, R-Tenn., Chuck Fleischmann, ...

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  2. What you need to know WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    What you need to know Wednesday What you need to know Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1Ey9lGG Fox Lake, Ill. Police Lt.

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  3. Top lawmakers promise action over UT pronouns postRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Top state and federal lawmakers are reacting with outrage, and promises of action, after a post on the University of Tennessee Knoxville website got national attention for encouraging students to use gender-neutral pronouns. Top lawmakers promise action over UT pronouns post Top state and federal lawmakers are reacting with outrage, and promises of action, after a post on the University of Tennessee Knoxville website got national attention for encouraging students to use gender-neutral pronouns.

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  4. U.S. Rep. uses campaign funds for concert, sport event ticketsRead the original story

    Monday | Columbia Daily Herald

    For years, East Tennesseans who dropped by U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr.'s office in Washington would sometimes find a pleasant surprise awaiting them: Tickets to a Washington Redskins game, courtesy of the congressman. Back in Tennessee, Duncan liked to occasionally treat his constituents with tickets to a University of Tennessee football game or the Knoxville Symphony.

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  5. Report: Duncan used campaign funds to purchase ticketsRead the original story

    Monday | WAFF-TV Huntsville

    A published report says U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr.'s office used campaign funds to purchase tickets to sporting events and concerts for some constituents. The Knoxville News Sentinel cited campaign expense reports that showed he spent almost $40,000 in campaign funds for tickets to events such as the Knoxville Symphony, University of Tennessee football games or Washington Redskins games from 2007 to 2013.

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  6. Tennesseans in Congress oppose Iran nuclear dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | Columbia Daily Herald

    U.S. Rep. Stephen Fincher sees a clear winner coming out of the Iran nuclear deal, and it's not the United States or any of the five other western powers that negotiated the agreement. U.S. Rep. Phil Roe calls the accord "misguided and dangerous" and warns bluntly, "this deal is a bad one."

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  7. Woman found dead in Robison County beauty shopRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | WLOS

    Sheriff's Maj. Anthony Thompson told local media that Patricia Dawn Hill was found dead in the shop she ran behind her home in Fairmont late Monday morning.

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  8. Will Duncan succeed Wade Tennessee State on the Tennessee Supreme Court?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 23 | Examiner.com

    There is some speculation that Knoxville Congressman John J. "Jimmy" Duncan Jr. could be appointed to replace retiring Justice Gary R. Wade on the Tennessee Supreme Court. Former Tennessee State Senator Stacey Campfield sparked discussion and controversy on his Facebook page Friday when he suggested that State Supreme Court Justice Gary R. Wade , who is retiring from the Court to lead the John J. Duncan School of Law, could be replaced on the Supreme Court by the 2nd Congressional District's long-time Congressman, John J. Duncan Jr. himself.

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  9. Zachary expected to take state House seat earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    The general election is still more than a month away, but Republican primary winner Jason Zachary is expected to take the 14th District House seat early. Zachary expected to take state House seat early The general election is still more than a month away, but Republican primary winner Jason Zachary is expected to take the 14th District House seat early.

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  10. Early voting for 14th District House race endsaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Early voting wrapped up Friday with 2,631 voters going to early polls to choose a GOP candidate to represent the state House's Early voting for 14th District House race ends with light turnout - Early voting wrapped up Friday with 2,631 voters going to early polls to choose a GOP candidate to represent the state House's Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1T2zofE - Early voting wrapped up Friday with 2,631 voters going to the polls early to choose a GOP candidate to represent the state House's 14th District, according to the Knox County election administrator. The primary election between Karen Carson and Jason Zachary is Aug. 12. The general election is Sept.

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  11. Carson, Zachary square off in debate for 14th District seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Two Republican candidates for the state House District 14 seat in Knox County faced off in a debate Thursday night. Karen Carson Carson, Zachary square off in debate for 14th District seat Two Republican candidates for the state House District 14 seat in Knox County faced off in a debate Thursday night.

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  12. (UPDATED) Vermont gets its first NAACP chapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Daily Kos

    Since 2009, I always assumed that all 50 states had local chapters of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People . I distinctly remember that I wasn't too surprised when I learned from Pam's House Blend that the Maine NAACP supported marriage equality in 2009 ; I was far more surprised that Maine had a branch of the NAACP in the first place, given its reputation as being one of the whitest states in the union .

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  13. Escalate or Withdraw? Conservatives and the War in AfghanistanRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Cato Institute

    Panel 1 The Honorable Tom McClintock ; The Honorable Dana Rohrabacher ; The Honorable John J. Duncan, Jr. ; moderated by Grover Norquist, Americans for Tax Reform Panel 2 Tony Blankley , Washington Times ; Donald Devine , editor, Conservative Battleline On Line ; Diana West , Washington Examiner ; Mackenzie Eaglen , Heritage Foundation; moderated by Malou Innocent , Cato Institute With his latest escalation in December, President Obama has more than doubled the number of U.S. troops in Afghanistan compared with when he took office. Those forces are chiefly concerned not with the original mission of beating al Qaeda through counterterrorism but rather with trying to build a new nation.

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  14. Rep. Chuck Fleischmann And Tennessee Delegation To Lead House In Moment Of SilenceRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    Following the first vote of the week, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann will lead the United States House of Representatives in a moment of silence on Tuesday honoring the four Marines and Navy sailor who were tragically killed in Chattanooga.

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  15. Representative Chuck Fleischmann And Tennessee Delegation To Lead House In Moment Of SilenceRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    Following the first vote of the week, Congressman Chuck Fleischmann will lead the United States House of Representatives in a moment of silence on Tuesday honoring the four Marines and Navy sailor who were tragically killed in Chattanooga.

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  16. Rep. Mica calls on Department of Defense to arm military at service centersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | WFTV Orlando

    ... signing the letter: Reps. John Mica, Pete Sessions, John Shimkus, Ryan Zinke, Bruce Westerman, Walter Jones, John Duncan, and Paul Gosar. Channel 9 Eyewitness News has produced the most accurate local news and weather technology available, our ...

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  17. OR Council backs plan to bring national park HQ to East TNRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    ... multi-site park. Monday's vote puts the city in line with supporters from across the state including U.S. Rep. John Duncan, R-Knoxville. He told 10News that it makes sense to locate the park in Oak Ridge - near a large population and the Great Smoky ...

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  18. We Are All Donald Trump Now-Left Moves To Ban Truth About ImmigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2015 | VDARE

    The Overton Window is a political theory describing how ideas go from the margins to mainstream, from " unthinkable " to "policy." But in today's anti-America , a Reverse Overton Window is visibly at work: existing law, policy, majority opinion , legal terms like "illegal alien" and established traditions like flying the Confederate Battle Flag a re suddenly decreed to be beyond the pale for all good-thinkers .

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  19. Two Republicans to vie for open state House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    A Knox County Board school board member and nurse, and a Knoxville business owner are the only two candidates who will vie for the open state House Two Republicans to vie for open state House seat A Knox County Board school board member and nurse, and a Knoxville business owner are the only two candidates who will vie for the open state House Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1LXgJuf A Knox County Board school board member and long-time nurse, and a Knoxville business owner are the only two candidates who will vie for the open state House seat recently vacated by Ryan Haynes. Both candidates are Republican and no Democrats qualified by Thursday's noon deadline.

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  20. Tenn. leaders: Confederate flag should come downRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2015 | Columbia Daily Herald

    U.S. Rep. Phil Roe has deep roots in the Old South. Some of his family members fought in the Confederate army during the Civil War.

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