Press Releases

Dec 2, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan comments on passage of FY17 NDAA

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following statement after the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY17:

Dec 2, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan Praises Selection of Gen. James Mattis to Sec. Def.

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Duncan (SC-03) released the following statement to commend President-Elect Donald J. Trump’s selection of retired U.S. Marine Corps Gen. James Mattis to the cabinet as Secretary of Defense:

Nov 29, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan comments on attack at the OSU

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following statement after an assailant attacked multiple victims at the Ohio State University on Monday, November 28th, 2016:

Nov 28, 2016

Congressman Duncan Releases Statement on Death of Fidel Castro

Issues: Foreign Affairs

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Jeff Duncan (R-SC-03), Chairman of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs’ Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, gave the following statement following the death of Fidel Castro:

Nov 23, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan on President-Elect Trump’s nomination of Gov. Haley to serve as Ambassador to the U.N.

Issues: Foreign Affairs

Laurens, S.C. – Congressman Duncan released a statement regarding President-Elect Donald Trump’s nomination of Governor Nikki Haley to serve as Ambassador to the United Nations:

Nov 18, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan rips the final 2017-2022 5 year offshore plan

Issues: Energy

LAURENS, SC - Today Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell announced the latest five year offshore leasing plan barring 85% of America’s offshore areas from energy exploration and development. Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following in response to the final plan:

Nov 18, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan applauds recent Trump cabinet picks

LAURENS, SC – In response to the news that Senator Jeff Sessions (AL) and Congressman Mike Pompeo had been nominated to positions in President-Elect Donald Trump’s cabinet, Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following statement:

Oct 28, 2016

Rep. Jeff Duncan Comments on FBI Investigation into Clinton Emails

Laurens, S.C. – Today, FBI Director James Comey sent a letter to eight congressional committee chairmen that investigators are examining newly discovered emails that appear to be connected to the email probe.

Sep 29, 2016

Congressman Jeff Duncan Issues Statement on Townville Shooting

Laurens, SC – In response to the shootings at Townville Elementary School in Townville, South Carolina, Jeff Duncan released the following statement:

Sep 29, 2016

House Passes Language to Deepen Charleston Port

Washington, D.C. – Today the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 5303, the Water Resources Development Act that included language to begin the process of dredging the Port of Charleston.

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