December 19, 2012 Press Release
Congressman Jeff Duncan’s legislation, the “Countering Iran in the Western Hemisphere Act,” (H.R. 3783) passed the U.S. Congress by a vote of 386-6, and now awaits the President’s signature to become law.
I’m proud of my friend Tim Scott for being appointed to represent South Carolina in the United States Senate. Anyone who has had the pleasure of knowing Tim, knows him as a man of character and faith who deeply loves his state and country.
December 14, 2012 Press Release
"My prayers go out to all of the families impacted by this senseless, deranged, and cowardly act of violence. Today is a stark reminder that there is evil in this world, and that we must cherish every moment we have with our families.”
“Ambassador Rice was wise to remove her name from consideration to be the next Secretary of State. Unfortunately, her role in the Obama Administration’s messaging of the Benghazi attacks damaged her credibility and made her ill-suited to be our nation’s top diplomat."
December 13, 2012 Press Release
South Carolina Congressman Jeff Duncan achieved another major legislative victory on Wednesday evening after the Countering Iran in the Western Hemisphere Act (HR 3783), passed the United States Senate. The Senate’s action sends the bill back to the US House for a final vote before going to the President for his signature.
December 7, 2012 Press Release
As we pause to remember the 71st anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, we are reminded of all those who have died in defense of freedom. We are eternally grateful for all of those who have served, and reaffirm our commitment to honor the promises made to all of our veterans and their families.
December 6, 2012 Press Release
“Senator DeMint has been a conservative champion and a dedicated public servant to the nation. Jim has always been someone I’ve admired, and I’m proud to call him a friend. Jim’s leadership and voice will be deeply missed in the United States Senate and in South Carolina.”
South Carolina Congressman Jeff Duncan sent a letter to President Obama Monday discouraging him from nominating Ambassador Susan Rice to serve as Secretary of State. Duncan’s letter, which was signed by 97 Members of Congress, states that Ambassador Rice “either willfully or incompetently misled the American public in the Benghazi matter.”
November 19, 2012 Press Release
President Obama is sadly mistaken if he thinks that the House of Representatives won't get to the bottom of the Benghazi tragedy and hold him responsible if the evidence points to the White House.
October 24, 2012 Press Release
Evidence from newly obtained e-mails confirms that the White House knew within two hours that the assault on US diplomats in Benghazi was a sophisticated act of terrorism and not a violent demonstration as previously claimed.