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  1. Hutchinson names Baird budget directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | NWAonline

    Asa Hutchinson meets with staff members Wednesday at his campaign headquarters in Little Rock as the Republican governor-elect began working on his transition with a series of meetings. LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson says a key legislative leader will be his budget director after he takes office next year.

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  2. Hutchinson names Baird budget directorRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Arkansas Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson says a key legislative leader will be his budget director after he takes office next year. Hutchinson on Monday named Republican state Rep. Duncan Baird of Lowell to serve as his budget director.

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  3. Asa Hutchinson Names Duncan Baird Budget DirectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Arkansas Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson says a key legislative leader will be his budget director after he takes office next year.

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  4. State lawmakers respond to president's immigration planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Tennessee Congressman John Duncan is speaking out about President Obama's recent decision to make changes to the United States State lawmakers respond to president's immigration plan Tennessee Congressman John Duncan is speaking out about President Obama's recent decision to make changes to the United States Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1zKG58Y There are an estimated 124,000 immigrants living illegally in Tennessee. Under President Obama's plan, up to half will qualify for legal status.

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  5. Center to preserve Great Smokies artifacts is startedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    Right to Left: Cumberland Gap National Historic Site Superintendent Sula JacobsGreat Smoky Mountains National Park Acting Superintendent Clayton JordanBig South Fork National River and Recreation Area & Obed Wild and Scenic River Superintendent Niki NicholasGreat Smoky Mountains Association Executive Director Terry MaddoxAndrew Johnson National Historic Site Superintendent Lizzie WattsCongressman Duncan's Maryville Office Manager Vickie FlynnGreat Smoky Mountains National Park Acting Deputy Superintendent Alan SumeriskiGreat Smoky Mountains Heritage Center Executive Director Bob PattersonFriends of the Smokies President Jim HartSenator Coker's Knoxville Office's Field Director Jane Jolley National Park Service officials were joined by representatives from Senator Bob Corker's office, Representative John Duncan's office, Friends of the Smokies, Great Smoky Mountains Association, Great ... (more)

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  6. The false budget hearings continue; the real action comes in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Arkansas Times

    Rep. Duncan Baird posted the Twitter photo above of continuing budget hearings , with Gov. Mike Beebe delivering a revenue forecast this morning. He observes, mildly: "Beebe is required by law to present an official forecast for the next biennium."

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  7. Lost in the wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    Martin, who shares a name with a famous race car driver, was arguably the least competent candidate for constitutional office, yet he received the largest share of votes among those running for statewide office. 54 percent : The percentage of voters in Saline County who opposed the ballot proposal to allow alcohol sales in all counties, which ultimately failed.

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  8. TVA President Could Earn More Than $1 Million ExtraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | The Daily News

    ... for less, but I don't think we'd be getting the results that we are at TVA if we had," Ritch said. U.S. Rep. John Duncan , R-Knoxville, criticized the increase through his spokesman Patrick Newton , who said that "no one in the federal government ...

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  9. TVA boosts CEO pay: Johnson, highest-paid federal employee, could...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 7 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... in its 7-state service territory. Johnson's pay increase drew immediate criticism Thursday from U.S. Rep. John Duncan, R-Knoxville. "You don't have to pay these kinds of ridiculous salaries to get good people to live and work in East Tennessee," ...

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  10. TVA president could earn more than $1M extraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Newms360.com

    ... for less, but I don't think we'd be getting the results that we are at TVA if we had," Ritch said. U.S. Rep. John Duncan, R-Knoxville, criticized the increase through his spokesman Patrick Newton, who said that "no one in the federal government ...

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  11. Republican DesJarlais holds on to US House seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... nine incumbent House members to face a serious challenge in the general election. Republicans Phil Roe , John Duncan , Chuck Fleischmann, Diane Black, Marsha Blackburn and Stephen Fincher all cruised to victory. So did Democrats Jim Cooper and Steve ...

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  12. East TN Republican Congressmen win re-electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Long-time Rep. John J. Duncan, Jr. will represent District 2 in Tennessee for another term in the U.S. House of Representatives. AP: East TN Republican Congressmen win re-election Long-time Rep. John J. Duncan, Jr. will represent District 2 in Tennessee for another term in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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  13. Lawmakers ask for clarity on 101st deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    ... the spread of the virus. The Leaf-Chronicle reports U.S. Reps. Marsha Blackburn, Diane Black, Scott DesJarlais, John Duncan, Stephen Fincher, Chuck Fleischmann and Phil Roe signed a letter addressed to Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel asking for more ...

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  14. Tennessee Republicans ask DoD for Ebola mission clarityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | MilitaryCity.com

    ... on the mission. Joining Blackburn were Tennessee Reps. Diane Black (TN-06), Scott DesJarlais (TN-04), John Duncan (TN-02), Stephen Fincher (TN-08), Chuck Fleischmann (TN-03) and Phil Roe (TN-01). The letter begins: 'On Oct. 3, 2014, we were advised ...

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  15. LMU-Duncan School of Law Graduates Continue to Perform Above National ...Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | PRWeb

    These results confirm the excellent quality of our program of legal education, and evidence the commitment of our students to become able practitioners of the law. Lincoln Memorial University-John J. Duncan, Jr., School of Law graduates who sat for the July 2014 administration of the Tennessee bar exam posted a 77.14% pass rate for first-time takers - five percentage points higher than the national rate.

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  16. Congressman Duncan calls for Ebola travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Representative Jimmy Duncan wants to stop all flights to the US from countries with widespread Ebola problems. The Tennessee congressman made Congressman Duncan calls for Ebola travel ban Representative Jimmy Duncan wants to stop all flights to the US from countries with widespread Ebola problems.

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  17. Rep. Duncan to speak at Edgefield GOP meetingRead the original story

    Oct 11, 2014 | The Star

    Rodney Ashcraft, the chairman of the Edgefield County Republican Party, wants the general republic to attend its Tuesday meeting, which will feature U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C. The event will begin with social time at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7, at the Edgefield County Council Chambers, 225 Jeter St. Ashcraft said it's the group's job to get congressmen and other guests to the meetings. It is then the public's job to show up and ask questions, he said.

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  18. Rep. Duncan to speak at Edgefield GOP meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Aiken Standard

    Rodney Ashcraft, the chairman of the Edgefield County Republican Party, wants the general republic to attend Monday's meeting, which will feature U.S. Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C. The event will begin with social time at 6:30 p.m. followed by the meeting at 7, at the Edgefield County Council Chambers, 225 Jeter St. Ashcraft said it's the group's job to get congressmen and other guests to the meetings. It is then the public's job to show up and ask questions, he said.

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  19. An Invitation to Hear Congressman DuncanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Edgefield Advertiser

    Please join the Edgefield County Republican Party when we welcome Congressman Jeff Duncan to Edgefield County. Congressman Duncan currently sits on three House committees including the Natural Resources Committee, the Homeland Security Committee, and the Foreign Affairs Committee.

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  20. House Looking to Advance PPP ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Mass Transit

    Representatives from USHSR have participated in several hearings this year of the newly-created special panel on public-private partnerships, chaired by Congressman John J. Duncan . In September, USHSR Vice President Joe Shelhorse participated in the unveiling of the eagerly anticipated report on the potential for Public Private Partnerships to help fund America's transportation infrastructure.

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