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

    Wednesday Oct 15 | 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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  2. Congressman Duncan calls for Ebola travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | 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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  3. Rep. Duncan to speak at Edgefield GOP meetingRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | 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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  4. Rep. Duncan to speak at Edgefield GOP meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | 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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  5. An Invitation to Hear Congressman DuncanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | 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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  6. House Looking to Advance PPP ProjectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | 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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  7. Hunter, Kimber face off in Congressional...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    The debate is set for 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday at the Cuyamaca College Performing Arts Theater, Building B on the campus at 900 Rancho San Diego Parkway in Rancho San Diego. The event is sponsored by Veterans Campaign, a nonpartisan and non-ideological organization that trains veterans to run for public office.

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  8. For first time, Rand Paul votes for military actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | MarketWatch

    ... Bill Clinton had also urged Scotland to stay. One of the few supporters of Scottish independence was Rep. John Duncan, a Tennessee Republican, the co-chairman of the Congressional Friends of Scotland Caucus. The politics of Georgia: The New York ...

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  9. Royce lauds Scotland 'welcome vote'Read the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Politico

    ... the referendum. The resolution was not passed, and Congressional Friends of Scotland Caucus Co-Chairmen John Duncan (R-Tenn.) and Mike McIntyre (D-N.C.) introduced a competing resolution that said, "the future of Scotland can only be determined by ...

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  10. Obama, Biden veteran Tom Kelly joins Clark Hill - Slaughter, Duncan ...Read the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | Politico

    FIRST IN PI . OBAMA, BIDEN VETERAN TOM KELLY JOINS CLARK HILL: Tom Kelly - longtime aide to President Barack Obama - has joined Clark Hill as a director of government affairs, the firm tells PI.

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  11. House panel releases report on P3sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | CE News

    The U.S. House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's Panel on Public-Private Partnerships released its final report and recommendations on how to balance the needs of the public and private sector when undertaking P3s to finance the nation's infrastructure. The panel was tasked by Full Committee Chairman Bill Shuster and Ranking Member Nick J. Rahall, II with examining the current use of P3s across the Committee's jurisdiction including all modes of transportation, public buildings, water, and maritime infrastructure.

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  12. House Panel Calls for Steps to Improve Infrastructure P3sRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | ENR-Engineering News-Record

    In a sign of increased federal interest in using private money to help build infrastructure, a special House panel charged with studying public-private partnerships has recommended government actions that could improve how P3s are used in highway, transit, water and other projects. In a report released on Sept.

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  13. In the Loop: A Bush is fired up over Points of LightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Washington Post

    ... Scotland issue. (Scotland houses the U.K.'s nuclear weapons, so that's cause for some concern.) On Monday, Rep. John Duncan (R-Tenn.) and Rep. Mike McIntyre (D-N.C.), co-founders of the Friends of Scotland Congressional Caucus, introduced a ...

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  14. Congress divided on prospect of independent ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    ... and I just think it is a grave mistake to toss that away for some impalpable feeling of independence." Rep. John Duncan Jr., R-Tenn., a founding member of the House's Friends of Scotland Caucus, disagrees, saying the country of 5 million people - ...

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  15. House Panel Sees Important, Limited Role for Public-Private PartnershipsRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Heavy Duty Trucking

    ... well-executed public-private partnerships can enhance the delivery and management of infrastructure," said Rep. John Duncan, R-Tenn., who chaired the bipartisan panel. "P3s cannot provide the sole solution to all of the nation's infrastructure ...

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  16. Panel offers guidance on private involvement in infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Fleet Owner Magazine

    ... next year. The current transportation program authorization expires at the end of May 2015. Headed by Rep. John Duncan (R-TN), the special panel emphasized that while P3s can play an important role in infrastructure development, they are not a ...

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  17. Earmark Nostalgia Still Strong Among Some MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Roll Call

    Nostalgia for earmarks - voiced in May by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and in July by Reps. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., and Tom Cole, R-Okla., - was heard again Wednesday at a House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee press conference.

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  18. Bipartisan House Report Sees Growing Role for Private Money in Infrastructure DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Roll Call

    There was bipartisan House agreement Wednesday that public-private investment partnerships, which combine state and federal grant money and bonds with Wall Street equity and debt financing, should be an important part of paying for new transportation infrastructure. But there was partisan disagreement among members of a special P3 panel of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on how large a percentage of infrastructure funding will come from the P3.

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  19. Congress split over ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | The Hill

    The heads of the Friends of Scotland Caucus and the Congressional United Kingdom Caucus are split over whether Scottish voters should declare their independence and break away from Great Britain in a referendum on Thursday. While the Friends of Scotland Caucus is officially neutral, Co-Chairman John Duncan Jr. broke from many lawmakers and from the Obama administration, which have indicated support for Scotland remaining part of the U.K. "I think it would be a good thing for Scotland to be independent, because when it comes to government, smaller is better, and closer to the people is better," Duncan said.

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  20. Davy Carter backs one Democrat for Senate, gives favorable nod to Karen GarciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    Republican Party discipline is near absolute but House Speaker Davy Carter has proven the rare exception to this rule again. He's endorsed state Rep. James McLean of Batesville, a Democrat, seeking to succeed Democratic Sen. David Wyatt, who did not seek re-election.

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