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  1. Another Rauner Link to Ohio Dark Money NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Illinoisreview

    ... and won the Georgia governorship last year. The Perdue race was helped by attacks on his primary opponent Rep. Jack Kingston (R-GA), which werefunded by the same Jobs & Progress Fund that played a role in the Illinois GOP primary. The attacks on ...

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  2. Another Link in Ohio Dark Money NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | OpenSecrets

    ... re-emerging in another race, Jobs & Progress Fund sprang back to life last summer, funding attacks on Rep. Jack Kingston (R-Ga.), who was running against eventual winner David Perdue in the GOP primary for Georgia's open Senate seat. What Rauner and ...

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  3. Bunny in the City: Savannah, Vince Dooley come out to celebrate Botanical GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 14 | SavannahNow

    ... to be a congressional staffer ever since I was 13 years old and went to Washington, D.C., and met Congressman Jack Kingston." After nine years with Jack and now working with Buddy, Brooke tells me that Buddy called her earlier and said, "I want ...

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  4. Failing to regain land taken in World War II, Harris Neck descendants have applied for leaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 8 | The Florida Times-Union

    ... They've been trying to get the land back since the 1970s and have failed despite the help of former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga. "He told me that even if he stayed in Congress another 30 years, this was never going to make it through," Kelly said. ...

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  5. Funding included in Obama's budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Times-Herald

    ... Georgia's local, state and federal leaders. Isakson, Deal, former Sen. Saxby Chambliss and former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston all Republicans have worked on the ports funding issue for several years. Democrat Reed has also been a vocal proponent. "The ...

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  6. Kingston joins D.C. lobbying firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | SavannahNow

    He may have narrowly lost his bid for the U.S. Senate to David Perdue, but former U.S. Rep Jack Kingston of Savannah isn't finished with Washington. The powerful D.C. lobbying/law firm of Squire Patton Boggs announced this week that Kingston has joined the firm as an adviser.

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  7. First Slice 2/4/15: Lawmaker accuses Delta of using 'thug tactics' to keep fuel tax creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Creative Loafing Atlanta

    ... jobs to metro Atlanta, will be located in Sandy Springs near Georgia 400 and Abernathy Road. Former U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Savannah, will soon work for lobbyist firm Squire Patton Boggs. But he won't be a lobbyist. He'll just be helping ...

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  8. Jack Kingston to work for high-powered, Washington lobbying firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | SavannahNow

    Jack Kingston, shown here after casting his ballot in last year's GOP primary for U.S. Senate, is taking a familiar career path for former congressmen -- becoming a lobbyist. Squire Patton Boggs sent out an email Tuesday just after 7 p.m. to announce their new, 59-year-old hire from Savannah.

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  9. Jack Kingston Joins Lobbying Firm, But Won't Act as a LobbyistRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Peach Pundit

    Daniel Malloy at the AJC's Political Insider is reporting the former Savannah Congressman and Senatorial candidate Jack Kingston has a new job. Kingston will by a Pricipal at Squire Patton Boggs, a DC lobbying firm: Kingston's listed duties do not, at this point, include lobbying.

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  10. More Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    Jack Kingston had to leave Congress in January after losing his Senate bid last year, but he landed a nice consolation prize. Squire Patton Boggs, one of Washington's most powerful lobbying firms, announced Tuesday that the former congressman will join its ranks.

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  11. Former Rep. Jack Kingston joins powerful lobbying, law firmRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | WTVC

    Jack Kingston had to leave Congress in January after losing his Senate bid last year, but he landed a nice consolation prize. Squire Patton Boggs, one of Washington's most powerful lobbying firms, announced Tuesday that the former congressman will join its ranks.

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  12. Jack Kingston seques from Congress to powerful lobbying firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | The Florida Times-Union

    During his last month in office, U.S. Rep. Jack Kingston, R-Ga., spoke in December at a Brunswick Golden Isles Chamber of Commerce event on St. Simons Island. Jack Kingston had to leave Congress in January after losing his Senate bid last year, but he landed a nice consolation prize.

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  13. Kingston to Squire Patton Boggs - Chamber, business groups request...Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Politico

    PI SCOOP KINGSTON TO SQUIRE PATTON BOGGS: Squire Patton Boggs is making another big hire, bringing on former Rep. Jack Kingston as a principal in the firm's public policy practice. The former appropriator is expected to work on agriculture, defense, education, energy, financial services and other issues.

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

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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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  15. Savannah Harbor Expansion Project now underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | 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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  16. New South Georgia congressmen ready for new challengesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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  17. Congressman Carter getting adjusted in new roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | 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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  18. Tom Barton: Dorothy Pelote never quit working on the important stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | 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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  19. Making the War Against ISIS LegalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | 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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  20. Most U.S. Students Come From Low-Income FamiliesRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2015 | 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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