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  1. Pelosi laments end of 'Colbert Report'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... how. Pelosi stretched her acting muscles as a wheelie-popping bike cop who preached safety to Colbert and Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.).

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  2. Congressman Doug Collins Joins House Rules CommitteeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Peach Pundit

    There has been much talk about how, with the departure of Jack Kingston, Phil Gingrey, Paul Broun and John Barrow from the U.S. House, Georgia would be losing many years of seniority, and therefore clout. But the news isn't all bad, as the Peach State's remaining congressmen gain seniority and new responsibilities.

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  3. Stephen Colbert's 10 best 'Better Know a District' segmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Mashable

    ... released his 82nd and final segment, revisiting the first representative to appear on the segment, Georgia's Jack Kingston. Between the years of leg wrestling, beer drinking and skateboarding through the halls of Congress, Colbert achieved his goal ...

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  4. Lawmakers happy spending bill include...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Effingham Herald

    U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston and Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson applauded new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project in the government spending bill passed by Congress over the weekend. The 2015 Appropriations bill includes $1.52 million in construction funding that will keep the vital economic infrastructure project on track.

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  5. Outgoing Rep. Kingston on MSNBC's Morning JoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Peach Pundit

    Outgoing Republican Congressman Jack Kingston, GA-1, appeared this morning on MSNBC's Morning Joe, covering a few topics outlined below. Over various appearances the last couple of weeks, I think people have garnered a better insight into the Jack that many of us in GA-1 and GA-12 have seen over the last two decades.

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  6. Jack Kingston: Cruz Set 'High Bar' for GOP-Led CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | News Max

    Republicans, with a solid majority in both houses of the next Congress, will have "no excuses" if they attempt to sideline issues important to the voters who elected them, outgoing Georgia Rep. Jack Kingston told MSNBC's "Morning Joe." "Everybody who ran for Congress or Senate made the promise no amnesty.

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  7. Jack Kingston: 'Absolutely no excuses' for Republicans in JanuaryRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Washington Times

    Retiring Rep. Jack Kingston , Georgia Republican, said Sen. Ted Cruz 's push over the weekend for an on-the-record vote by his peers on President Obama's executive actions on immigration puts pressure on Republicans to follow through next year. Mr. Kingston , who lost to GOP Sen.-elect David Perdue in a primary in the race to fill the seat of retiring Republican Sen. Saxby Chambliss, acknowledged the school of thought that says the move by Mr. Cruz , Texas Republican, to get a vote in the Senate on the constitutionality of Mr. Obama's plan was at least partially intended to boost Mr. Cruz 's profile ahead of 2016.

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  8. Budget bill passed by Congress has $1.5M for Savannah harborRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | SavannahNow

    ... will be in place going forward." Three of the harbor expansion's major proponents in Congress - Georgia Rep. Jack Kingston and Sens. Johnny Isakson and Saxby Chambliss - noted the spending bill also contains language that the Obama administration ...

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  9. Budget funds harbor expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Statesboro Herald

    The following is the text of a joint news release issued by U.S. Rep. Jack Kingson, R-Ga., and U.S. Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga.: U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., and U.S. Sens. Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., applauded new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project, or SHEP, in the government ... (more)

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  10. Congress approves funding for Savannah Harbor expansion projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    U.S. Senators Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga., and Johnny Isakson, R-Ga., along with U.S. Representative Jack Kingston, Ga.-01, applauded new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project in the government spending bill passed by Congress over the weekend. The 2015 Appropriations bill includes $1.52 million in construction funding that will keep this vital economic infrastructure project on track.

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  11. Chamber honors two with Oglethorpe AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | SavannahNow

    It had only been given out 26 times in the 208-year history of the Savannah Area Chamber of Commerce. On Friday, the chamber presented its 27th and 28th Oglethorpe Leadership Awards to educator Joe Buck and outgoing U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston.

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  12. Monument signs Amazon - Trending on K Street: Top name partners...Read the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | Politico

    ... Spotted at the business group's fete - Sen.-elect Cory Gardner , Sen. Jim Inhofe , departing Rep. Jack Kingston , Gloria Dittus of Story Partners , Rick Lane of 21st Century Fox , NAM 's Jay Timmons , Rick Hohlt and Ben Jenkins of DISCUS , Matt ...

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  13. VIDEO: Stephen Airs Final 434th Episode of 'Better Know a District' on COLBERTRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | BroadwayWorld.com

    On last night's COLBERT REPORT, Stephen ended his 434-part series 'Better Know a District' on a rebellious note after joining forces with Georgia Congressman Jack Kingston. Check out the high jinks below! Stephen Colbert is best known as the host, writer and executive producer of the long-running Emmy and Peabody Award-winning series "The Colbert Report" on Comedy Central .

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  14. Stephen Colbert bids a fond farewell to 'Better Know a District' in the most Colbert way possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Daily Kos

    As Stephen Colbert winds down his Colbert Report show, he is saying goodbye to his most-beloved segments. Last night he wrapped up his 434-part "Better Know a District" by re-interviewing Georgia's Rep. Jack Kingston, the first congressman to appear on the series.

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  15. Kingston, Pelosi help Colbert stage Capitol Hill escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | USA Today

    Tuesday night marked the final edition of Stephen Colbert's "Better Know a District" segment as he wraps up Comedy Central's The Colbert Report before his new gig at CBS's Late Show - and the featured guest was none other than Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., the first lawmaker featured in the segment when it debuted in 2005. Kingston has a career change of his own in the works, as he prepares to leave the House after a failed attempt earlier this year at winning Georgia's GOP Senate nomination.

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  16. Jack Kingston Makes a Final Appearance On the Colbert ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Peach Pundit

    Georgia's First District Congressman Jack Kingston was the first congressman to appear with Stephen Colbert on The Colbert Report's "Better Know a District."

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  17. Stephen Colbert bids a fond farewell to 'Better Know a District' in the most Colbert way possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Daily Kos

    As Stephen Colbert winds down his Colbert Report show, he is saying goodbye to his most-beloved segments. Last night he wrapped up his 434-part "Better Know a District" by re-interviewing Georgia's Rep. Jack Kingston, the first congressman to appear on the series.

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  18. Nancy Pelosi Totally Buzz-Killed Colbert's Final 'Better Know a District'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Mediaite.com

    ... single Congressional district, so for his last go at it, he decided to return to the beginning to revisit Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), who was his first subject back in October of 2005. The host tried to go through the motions of asking him ...

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  19. Omnibus Expected to Include Funding to Fight EbolaRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Roll Call

    ... this week, to include less money for Ebola than the president requested - but they did not say how much less. Jack Kingston , chairman of the House Appropriations subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, said, '$6.1 billion is a lot of ...

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  20. Republicans rebuke President over immigration actionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | WHIO

    Angered by executive actions taken last month by President Obama, Republicans in the House voted to approve a bill designed to block the implementation of those moves, as GOP lawmakers said the President's unilateral actions were unconstitutional. "It was the President himself who had said over twenty times why this action is illegal," said Rep. Jack Kingston .

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