Press Releases

Mar 26, 2015

ICYMI: Offshore oil, gas development will boost SC economy

Issues: Energy

The federal Bureau of Ocean Energy Management has released its five-year plan, which opens the South Atlantic region to one lease sale for energy development.

Mar 4, 2015

Congress Hosts Prime Minister Netanyahu for Historic Address

Issues: Foreign Affairs

Yesterday, Congress held a joint session to hear from the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the threats posed to the Jewish people in Israel by the nuclear ambitions of the Iranian regime.

Mar 4, 2015

House Votes to Fund the Department of Homeland Security

Congress voted yesterday to pass a clean funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security budget, without attempting to block President Obama’s executive action on immigration.

Feb 26, 2015

30 House Republicans to Leadership: "Stand Firm"

Thirty Members of Congress, led by Jeff Duncan (R-SC), today wrote a letter to House Leadership thanking them for standing firm against President Obama’s executive amnesty.

Feb 24, 2015

Rep. Duncan Issues Statement on Obama's Keystone XL Veto

Issues: Energy

In response to the announcement today that President Obama vetoed Congressional approval of the Keystone XL pipeline, Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following statement.

Feb 11, 2015

Congress Passes the Keystone XL Pipeline Bill, Sends Bipartisan Bill to President Obama’s Desk

Issues: Energy

The House of Representatives concurred with the Senate’s changes to the Keystone XL Pipeline legislation on Wednesday and sent the bill to President Obama’s desk where it awaits an uncertain fate.

Feb 11, 2015

Harris Poll shows strong South Carolina support for offshore drilling

Issues: Energy

A new poll released today showed that an overwhelming majority of South Carolina voters support increased energy production, including the development of American offshore resources.