Press Releases

January 17, 2014 Press Release
"Congressman Jeff Duncan reintroduced The Energy Exploration and Production to Achieve National Demand (EXPAND) Act. Duncan’s legislation (HR 3895) is an all-of-the-above energy plan that creates a market based energy strategy for the United States."
January 10, 2014 Press Release
“Americans don’t want Washington meddling in their everyday lives, just like South Carolina doesn’t want the Federal Government standing in the way of jobs. It’s important that the Administration gives South Carolina the freedom to utilize our resources and create high paying jobs in the process,” said Duncan.
January 2, 2014 Press Release
"South Carolina Rep. Jeff Duncan is bringing back to Congress a comprehensive energy bill that would expand oil and gas drilling and encourage development of clean energy sources while rolling back some regulation on emissions that have contributed to a rise in energy prices in recent years."
December 11, 2013 Press Release
"Congressman Duncan raised concerns about Iran still being a state sponsor of terrorism, Iran’s active presence in the Western Hemisphere, and the similarities between the Administration’s possible agreement and a previous nuclear non-proliferation treaty with North Korea that failed to reach its objectives."
December 6, 2013 Press Release
"If the federal government would allow South Carolina to pursue energy exploration off its coast the state could expect over 35,500 jobs, $2.7 billion in annual economic activity, and potentially $3.7 billion in cumulative state revenue by 2035."
December 5, 2013 Press Release
"Harry Reid’s decision to exempt certain members of his staff from ObamaCare sums up everything that’s wrong with Washington today. Harry Reid rammed a partisan healthcare bill through the Senate that most Americans didn’t want, and now it seems that members of his own staff don’t want ObamaCare either."
November 15, 2013 Press Release
“Yesterday, President Obama announced that if you like your health plan you can keep it...for one more year...maybe. The President’s ‘administrative fix’ is an attempt to create a lifeboat for ObamaCare to get his party through the 2014-midterm elections.”
November 13, 2013 Press Release
“The President’s team can try to twist the truth, but the fact remains that 50 times more people have lost their insurance as a result of the healthcare law than have been insured through ObamaCare.”
November 12, 2013 Press Release
"Our country is in danger, and one of the greatest threats is from the direct and indirect costs of Obamacare. That’s why I’ve stood firm and used all the powers given to me by the people to try and stop this law from taking place."
November 11, 2013 Press Release
"We pause today to reflect on the sacrifices of our nation’s Veterans, who put their lives at risk to protect our freedoms at home and abroad."