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  1. Divers begin recovery of Civil War ironclad before deepening of channelRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KRBE-FM Houston

    ... the ironclad, which was produced in Savannah in 1862 as part of a defensive naval squadron. Former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston of Georgia, speaking at Thursday's kickoff, said the harbor deepening is important for the state's economy, jobs and ...

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  2. Savannah Harbor Expansion Project now underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... that are tending him, talking to him and being sure that whatever he is doing is safe." Former Congressman Jack Kingston was one of the major advocates for the project. He was behind it for nearly the two decades he was in office. Kingston said ...

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  3. New South Georgia congressmen ready for new challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... because we do a lot of exports, particularly from our farmers," said All. Carter succeeded fellow Republican Jack Kingston for the office, while Allen unseated longtime Democrat John Barrow. The two are part of a wave that gives Republicans control ...

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  4. Congressman Carter getting adjusted in new roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Former Pooler mayor and state lawmaker Buddy Carter said he's getting adjusted in his first few weeks as Georgia's first district congressman. Carter succeeded fellow Republican Jack Kingston and has kept much of that staff.

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  5. Tom Barton: Dorothy Pelote never quit working on the important stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | SavannahNow

    ... decades, her lawn was probably the only one in heavily Democratic west Savannah that sported a yard sign for Jack Kingston - the white, Republican congressman from the 1st District. He sat next to Ms. Pelote when both served in the statehouse. I ...

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  6. Making the War Against ISIS LegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | The American Conservative

    ... to have war approval "in his back pocket if negotiations get serious." Former Georgia Republican Rep. Jack Kingston once summed up many legislators' views on congressional war powers. "A lot of people would like to stay on the sideline and say, ...

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  7. Most U.S. Students Come From Low-Income FamiliesRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | US News & World Report

    ... become a point of criticism for some Republicans, including former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and former Rep. Jack Kingston or Georgia, who in 2013 suggested students pay at least "a dime, pay a nickel" for their lunches, or work for them by ...

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  8. Chamber of Commerce to Play in Democrat PrimariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Breitbart.com

    ... Rob Engstrom from an interview he conducted with Politico's Ken Vogel. "We aggressively and proudly backed Jack Kingston during the [Republican] primary and during the [primary] runoff," Engstrom said in the interview, on C-SPAN's Newsmakers ...

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  9. Settling into the nation's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Effingham Herald

    ... us in the Georgia Legislature. As fate would have it, on the flight to Washington I sit next to Congressman Jack Kingston, one of the classist people I have ever met, who has been a tremendous help to me during this transition. As I arrive at my ...

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  10. What Others Say: Congress needs to learn art of compromiseRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... another revisit of Obamacare. Georgia, in particular, has a number of rookies. In the House, the state lost Jack Kingston, Paul Broun, John Barrow and Phil Gingrey - all, except Barrow brought down by Senate ambitions. They were replaced by Buddy ...

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  11. EDITORIAL: Jack Kingston's good adviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | SavannahNow

    THIS past weekend, U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Savannah, said good-bye to the coastal Georgia constituents he served for 22 years, first in a letter thanking voters for the opportunity and second in a question-and-answer session with the Savannah Morning News. During his Q&A, the now-former congressman had several bits of thoughtful counsel to offer the community and those who will follow him.

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  12. Kingston bids farewellRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 3 | Baxley News-Banner

    By Jack Kingston I have had the privilege of serving the people of southeast Georgia in public office for 30 years, 22 of which have been in the United States Congress.

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  13. Buddy Carter to take oath in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    ... service to the people of Southeast Georgia. Carter said he is grateful for one key advisor. "Well, obviously, Jack Kingston has been an excellent Representative for the last 22 years, and those are big shoes to fill, but I'm ready and I'm looking ...

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  14. Georgia's Delegation Heads to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Peach Pundit

    ... Carter intends to focus on fiscal responsibility during his first term. The man who preceded him in Congress, Jack Kingston, spoke at the ceremony, urging Carter to listen to his constituents. And, he told those present to let Carter know what was ...

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  15. Ceremonial swearing-in held for Congressman-Elect Buddy Carter before heading to Washington MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | SavannahNow

    ... speaking at Sunday's ceremony was former First District Rep. Lindsay Thomas and current First District Rep. Jack Kingston, whom Carter will replace. Both men offered advice and reminded the community that while Carter might not always vote the way ...

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  16. Partisan New York Times Reporter Carl Hulse Pleads for Governing, Not ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | NewsBusters.org

    ... Chambliss, Republican of Georgia; Representative Henry A. Waxman, Democrat of California; and Representative Jack Kingston, Republican of Georgia, pointed out the problems of recent years -- failures that contributed to a steep decline in ...

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  17. U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston: 22 years in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | SavannahNow

    Paul Suszynski/Savannah Morning News - Jack Kingston with his daughter Betsy enters the Ramada Inn to celebrate his election in this November 1984 photo. Standing in front of the Waving Girl statue along the Savannah riverfront, U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston announced on May 1, 2014, that he's joining the race for retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss' seat.

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  18. Chambliss, Kingston Offer WisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Peach Pundit

    The 114th Congress convenes on Tuesday, meaning Georgia's newbies will encounter new challenges. The New York Times asked several outgoing members of Congress what wisdom they wish to share with the incoming class.

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  19. Jack Kingston: 'We made a difference' in Georgia, nationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | SavannahNow

    I have had the privilege of serving the people of Southeast Georgia in public office for 30 years, 22 of which have been in the U.S. Congress. I have met many wonderful people, cast some tough votes and made some difficult decisions.

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  20. Federal funding for Savannah port approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | The Times-Herald

    ... freight. 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 SHEP in the government spending bill passed by Congress during the weekend of ...

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