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  1. Politics: Joe Carr, Candidate for U.S. Senate - Releases statement on Senator Lamar AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    TN State Rep. and U.S. Senate candidate Joe Carr released the following statement in reaction to Sen. Lamar Alexander going negative and attacking Carr: "Things must be really bad for Lamar to go negative and embrace these kind of dishonest and deceitful tactics.

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  2. ET congressmen challge Obama on immigration fix Congressmen from East ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Congressmen from East Tennessee raised doubts Wednesday about whether President Barack Obama's request for $3.7 billion in emergency border funding would stop the flood of undocumented minors pouring into the United States from Central America.

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  3. Letter: Nolan would serve community wellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    I was pleased to see Caitlin Nolan endorsed by the News Sentinel for the Republican nomination in the 33rd District House of Representatives election.

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  4. Jon Stewart exposes fake bluster behind impeachment pushRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Daily Kos

    ... (7/15/2014): I think that gets to be a bit of a distraction, just like the impeachment of Bill Clinton did. REP. JOHN DUNCAN, R-TN (7/15/2014): Another thing, it would fire up the base of the Democrats more than an impeachment action ... that it ...

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  5. Alexander defends record as elections nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    AMY SMOTHERMAN BURGESS/NEWS SENTINEL Congressman John J. Duncan Jr., left, talks with U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander during the Lincoln-Reagan Day Dinner at Campbell County High School in LaFollette on July 12. Left to right, Kelly Kimball and Knox County Mayor Tim Burchett greet U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander during the Lincoln Reagan Dinner at Campbell ... (more)

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  6. Letter: Zachary can help out Tenn. taxpayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    When will we learn the problem with our federal government is the current band of hooligans of both parties? U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. has had 26 years to get something right, but we have $17 trillion in debt, a terrible economy, open borders and on and on.

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  7. NPR Wrong on Goldwater '64, Civil Rights, Say 4 Who Were ThereRead the original story

    Friday Jul 18 | News Max

    ... the school system in Knoxville [Tenn.] when he was mayor and always did very well among black voters." (John Duncan was elected to Congress that year and served until his death in 1988, when he was succeeded by his son Jimmy). Duncan also pointed ...

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  8. House GOP: We have no interest in impeaching the presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | World Magazine

    ... panel discussion of conservative lawmakers. "It wouldn't be a good use of time to try to impeach Obama." Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., argued it would also be a bad move politically, noting Democrats have already started using Palin's comments in ...

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  9. Why House Conservatives Don't Support Obama ImpeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Roll Call

    A curious line of reasoning emerged Tuesday as to why conservatives in Congress aren't chomping at the bit to impeach a president that they believe has broken the law: There isn't enough time.

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  10. House conservatives disagree with Sarah Palin's call to impeach President ObamaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Cleveland.com

    Some of the U.S. House of Representatives most conservative members, including Champaign County Rep. Jim Jordan, on Tuesday dismissed ex-GOP vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin's calls to impeach President Obama and said they back House Speaker John Boehner's efforts to sue Obama for changing aspects of the Affordable Care Act without consent ... (more)

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  11. Sorry, Sarah Palin, House Conservatives Don't Think Obama Should Be Impeached EitherRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | National Journal

    ... "I don't think it's practical that we impeach him right now, but, absolutely, he deserves it," he said. Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., who was also present for Clinton's impeachment, summed it up simply: "When somebody's shooting themselves in the foot, ...

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  12. a a Gop reality check emerges amid calls for impeachmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | CBS News

    ... and the near zero chance the Democratic-led Senate would vote on an article of impeachment. Tennessee GOP Rep. John Duncan said impeachment would definitely fuel the fire of the base, but warned, "If you want to help Democrats keep control of the ...

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  13. Conservative Lawmakers Dismiss Idea Of Impeaching Obama: 'Nobody Wants A President Joe Biden'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | The Daily Caller

    ... President Obama for a variety of reasons, some acknowledged they think he still deserves it. Tennessee Rep. John Duncan said he is against impeachment because Democrats could use it against Republicans in the midterm elections. "Nothing would fire ...

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  14. Conservatives Recognize Danger of Impeaching ObamaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | US News & World Report

    ... elections and vote. "Nothing would fire up the base of the Democrats more than an impeachment action," says Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn. "If you want to help the Democrats keep control of the Senate, then this would be one way to do it." Even ...

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  15. Boehner Must Unite Caucus on Border CrisisRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | US News & World Report

    ... the president's request allocates too much money to care for children who broke the law in the first place. Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., argued that if the president just deported the kids immediately, the administration would have plenty of funding. ...

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  16. Michael Collins: Duncan reiterates stance to military interventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    SAUL YOUNG/NEWS SENTINEL U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr. meets with leaders from various veterans service organizations in the area at his offices in downtown on Monday.

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  17. Honoring a statesman: Howard Baker recalled as warm, uniting leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    Howard Baker Jr.'s courage, warmth and ability lead and unite were recalled Tuesday afternoon in a service that drew leaders from across the nation and the state. 2 comments

  18. Biden, McConnell, Reid among dignitaries coming for Baker funeralRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... drove to Huntsville to visit his former colleague and friend. Along with U.S. Reps. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., and John Duncan Jr., R-Knoxville, Sundquist stopped by his law office. "We didn't know how long we'd be able to stay, but we started telling war ...

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  19. Duncan hosts veterans discussion in KnoxvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Monday, Congressman John Duncan Jr. invited leaders of East Tennessee veterans groups to a listening session in his office.

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  20. [Updated] Howard Baker lies in repose at UTRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | Knoxville News Sentinel

    ... drove to Huntsville to visit his former colleague and friend. Along with Rep. Hal Rogers, R-Ky., and Rep. John Duncan Jr., R-Knoxville, Sundquist stopped by his law office. "We didn't know how long we'd be able to stay, but we started telling war ...

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