Press Releases

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.

Feb 23, 2011

Fresh off spending battle, Duncan plans second District Work Week

After an intense week in Washington fighting to cut government spending and reel in the deficit, freshman Congressman Jeff Duncan will be spending next week in the Palmetto State listening to the concerns of his constituents.

Feb 23, 2011

Duncan Statement on Passage of the Continuing Resolution

Freshman Congressman Jeff Duncan released the following statement following the passage of H.R 1, the Continuing Resolution to fund the government for the rest of FY2011:

Jan 26, 2011

Duncan Releases Schedule for First District Work Week

Plans Town Halls, Business Tours, Constituent Meetings