“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 10, 2012 In The News
The stances of the two parties are fairly clear: President Barack Obama wants to raise taxes, Republicans do not. But with all the sound bites floating around about why this approach is good or bad for the country, I think we’ve forgotten that this debate is supposed to be about the national debt.
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.”
December 5, 2012 In The News
I wanted to send you a quick update about what’s been happening in Washington, but first let me say that I am honored to have the opportunity and privilege of being your representative for the next two years.
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.