Press Releases

May 20, 2011

Statement from Congressman Jeff Duncan on Israel

Issues: Foreign Affairs

President Obama’s remarks yesterday signaled a dramatic shift in America’s foreign policy towards Israel and the Middle East peace process. By siding with the demands of Palestine’s Hamas-led government, President Obama has undermined Israel’s position in the negotiation process.

May 16, 2011

Congressman Jeff Duncan will be at the Hickory Point Gas Station in Laurens, SC on 5/17 to listen to stories from families & small business owners on how they are being negatively impacted by soaring fuel costs

Congressman Jeff Duncan will be at the Hickory Point Gas Station in Laurens, SC tomorrow morning from 8:30am-10:00am to listen to stories from families and small business owners on how they are being negatively impacted by soaring fuel costs.

May 10, 2011

Gas prices renew push for off-shore drilling

Issues: Energy

U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C. who serves on the House Natural Resources committee, is an original co-sponsor of three bills — one that passed the House last week and two going for vote this week — that he said would bring energy cost relief.

May 2, 2011

Duncan Releases Statement on Osama bin Laden’s Death

Today one of the most evil men since Adolph Hitler has been brought to justice by United States Military. I commend President Obama, former President Bush, the United States military, and our intelligence community on a job well done.

Apr 11, 2011

Close-Knit, New to the House, and Resistant to Blending In

The new lawmakers — Mr. Gowdy and Representatives Jeff Duncan, Mick Mulvaney and Tim Scott — are making their own mark, both within their freshman caucus, where they are well liked and respected (Mr. Scott is on the freshman leadership team), and among House leaders

Apr 7, 2011

I'm Ready To Fight

If Democrats can’t swallow a meager $61 billion dollar cut to government spending then they’re asking for a fight and deserve one. Congress needs to accept the same financial realities that families and businesses are facing across the country and look for practical ways to lower costs.

Apr 1, 2011

Reforming Washington

In regards to spending, out-of-touch Washington lawmakers from both sides of the aisle have managed to create quite a financial mess. Currently our country’s national debt stands at over $14 trillion dollars. To put this in perspective, it took the United States from 1789 to 2000 to amass the amount of debt our country has added over the last four years.

Mar 14, 2011

Duncan to vote against short-term CR

“I’m not seeking a temporary government shutdown, but rather a permanent return to our Founding Father’s principles of limited government. However, I do agree with my colleague Mike Pence that ‘I would rather shut the government down for a few days than shut the future down for my children and our grandchildren,"' Duncan stated.

Mar 10, 2011

Duncan Defends Constitution during Radicalization Hearing

Washington, DC- Freshman Congressman Jeff Duncan was a leading voice in today’s radicalization hearings held by the House Committee on Homeland Security. The committee hearings were the first of hopefully many that will focus on the threat of Islamic extremism in the United States.

Mar 2, 2011

Jeff Duncan Recognized as a Leader in the Fight Against Reckless Spending

With 435 members of Congress, sometimes it can be difficult to distinguish yourself in Washington. However, South Carolina freshman Congressman Jeff Duncan and many of his newly elected colleagues are starting to turn heads in the beltway by being reliable voices for fiscal responsibility and government reform.