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  1. Jack Kingston Heads HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Peach Pundit

    ... this show." For further evidence, see his fishing trip to the Reflecting Pool with Stephen Colbert. Eons ago, Jack Kingston ran for US Senate. I backed Jack , so I'll give the last word to Charlie, who said when he shared one of Jack's last Facebook ...

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  2. Thanksgiving GivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | OpenSecrets

    ... donating two-thirds of its all-time high $247,100 in donations to GOP candidates and PACs in 2014. Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.) was the Federation favorite, followed by Sen. Kay Hagan (D-N.C.) and Rep. Frank Lucas (R-Okla.). The NTF has consistently ...

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  3. Obama Takes Executive Action on Immigration, Pundits ReactRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | US News & World Report

    ... to prioritize, such as tax reform and repealing the Affordable Care Act. Conservative Republicans like Rep. Jack Kingston of Georgia have already threatened to hold a budget bill hostage in response to Obama's action. "Another government shutdown is ...

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  4. Iran talks likely to extend to early 2015 - Rigell swaps HASC for appropriationsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Politico

    ... Rigell will likely be a candidate for the open GOP seat on the Defense Appropriations Subcommittee, as Rep. Jack Kingston of Georgia is leaving Congress after losing his Senate race. - WILSON EYES MOVE TO EMERGING THREATS CHAIR ON HASC: Rep. Joe ...

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  5. Oklahoma's Cole tapped for US House budget panelRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | KTUL-TV Tulsa

    ... of related agencies that deal with Medicaid, Medicare and Social Security. Cole replaces Republican Rep. Jack Kingston of Georgia as chairman of the subcommittee. Kingston stepped down to run for a U.S. Senate seat in Georgia. Cole said in a ...

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  6. Who will hold science's purse strings in new House?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Science

    ... the appropriations subcommittee that funds the National Institutes of Health. Cole replaces Representative Jack Kingston (R-GA), who is retiring after losing a bid earlier this year for his party's nomination for a U.S. Senate seat. For researchers ...

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  7. House Republicans throw wrench in Paul Ryan's potential presidential plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... that's just a huge problem for us." My colleague Mark Harkins argued this rule was likely the product of Rep. Jack Kingston 's (R) run for Georgia's Senate seat. Though he lost the primary, his bid for the Senate took the Labor-Health and Human ...

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  8. Sanford: GOP Appropriators Chipping Away at Conservative BlocRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | National Review Online

    Republican members of the House Appropriations Committee insisting on passing a large omnibus funding bill will have to persuade the more conservative members of their conference that it won't give President Obama a blank check for the executive amnesty he is expected to announce in the coming days or weeks. The former include committee chairman Hal Rogers and his colleagues Jack Kingston, Rodney Frelinghuysen, and Tom Graves.

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  9. How David Perdue Knew He Would WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Roll Call

    ... State, Perdue emerged in late July underfunded from a competitive primary and two-month runoff against Rep. Jack Kingston. Awaiting him was Nunn, the daughter of a beloved former Democratic senator, who had spent nearly $5 million from July through ...

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  10. U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson announces 2016 re-election bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... 4 election to Republican businessman David Perdue. Two Republican congressmen who ran for Senate this year - Jack Kingston of Savannah and Phil Gingrey of Marietta - were among the crowd of Isakson supporters at Monday's event. Isakson said he was ...

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  11. Isakson Kicks Off 2016 Re-Election BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | CBS Local

    ... 4 election to Republican businessman David Perdue. Two Republican congressmen who ran for Senate this year - Jack Kingston of Savannah and Phil Gingrey of Marietta - were among the crowd of Isakson supporters at Monday's event. Isakson said he was ...

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  12. Emergency Spending Requests Weighed in Omnibus TalksRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Roll Call

    ... of Dec. 8 to give both chambers time to move it before Dec. 11, when the current stopgap (PL 113-164) expires. Jack Kingston , R-Ga., chairman of the Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations subcommittee, said he has been speaking with top administration ...

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  13. New rule could force Paul Ryan's hand on 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | CNN

    ... Rep. Tom Cole drafted the proposal in response to a situation that developed last year when Georgia Rep. Jack Kingston, who chaired a key Appropriations subcommittee, ran for Senate, according to two House Republican sources. Kingston presided over ...

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  14. House GOP: Give up gavel if seeking new officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... and Means. He could seek a waiver from the rule, however. Aides said the rule arose from frustration that Rep. Jack Kingston , chairman of the Appropriations Labor , Health and Human Services Subcommittee , would not introduce or act on the panel's ...

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  15. If Paul Ryan Runs For President, He'd Have to Quit His Dream JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | National Journal

    ... proposed the rule in response to cardinals on the Appropriations Committee having run for the Senate. Rep. Jack Kingston, a subcommittee chairman, unsuccessfully ran a Senate campaign this year in Georgia, while ex-Rep. Denny Rehberg ran a losing ...

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  16. GOP adopts 'Paul Ryan' ruleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | The Hill

    ... a waiver." Senior GOP sources told The Hill that Cole's rule was actually aimed at a fellow appropriator, Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.), who ran for the Senate this year but lost. Cole, an ally of Boehner's, was upset with Kingston, sources said, ...

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  17. Kingston Says No To Executive Action On AmnestyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Peach Pundit

    Congressman Jack Kingston's office put out a presser earlier today condemning President Obama's decision to grant amnesty to illegal immigrants via executive action. From Rep. Kingston's presser: Washington - Congressman Jack Kingston called on President Barack Obama to abandon his plans to enact illegal executive amnesty by executive order after media reports indicated that the Obama Administration's plans could provide amnesty to as many as 5 million of those currently in this country illegally: "This is a major shift in law and should go through the full scrutiny of the legislative process like any major reform.

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  18. Congressional Baseball Game Players Designated for AssignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Roll Call

    ... Annual Roll Call Congressional Baseball Game this coming summer. Already, the GOP roster was set to lose Rep. Jack Kingston, who lost a Senate primary bid in Georgia and knew early he wouldn't be returning for the 114th Congress. Election Day ...

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  19. Johnny Isakson to run for reelectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Washington Post

    ... The race to succeed Chambliss started as a seven-way contest and included a runoff between Perdue and Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.). Georgia Democrats were buoyed by the candidacy of Michelle Nunn, which resulted in weeks of public polling suggesting ...

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  20. Scott Alexander Stevens Achieves Insurance Industry AccreditationRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | PR Log

    ... Aide and State Liaison with the National Rifle Association and worked as a staff assistant to Congressman Jack Kingston (R-GA) in Washington, DC. "I'm pleased that Scott has achieved this accreditation," said Henry Stevens, chief executive officer ...

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