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While speaking to area Boy Scout Troop 461 in Hinesville, Congressman Kingston was reunited with SFC Thomas Mitchem whom he met while on a security mission in Afghanistan. Kingston and Mitchem are pictured with SFC Mitchem’s son, Khameron, who will attend Georgia Tech in the fall.

ICYMI: Congressman Jack Kingston on MSNBC's Morning Joe
December 16, 2014
In case you missed it, Congressman Jack Kingston (R-GA) appeared this morning on MSNBC's Morning Joe where he discussed a wide range of topics. On his recent appearance on the Colbert Report: "It gave particularly last week some humor when some humor was desperately needed and some people were laughing about it." On the year-end spending deal "There are a lot of people who felt somehow we would be in a better position to negotiate on the president's executive order about immigration now rather t... More
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Kingston Secures Critical Funding, Legislative Save for MOX Facility
December 15, 2014
A year-end funding measure passed by Congress contains critical funding and a legislative save for the MOX, or mixed oxide, Fuel Fabrication Facility located at the Savannah River Site just ouside Augusta, Georgia. Congressman Jack Kingston (GA-1), who sits on the House Appropriations Committee, helped lead the effort to secure $345 million in critical funding and protect the facility which the Obama Administration attempted to shutter earlier this year by putting it on “cold standby.” “This MOX... More
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Athens Poultry Lab Moves Forward in Year-End Appropriations Bill
December 15, 2014
Efforts led by Congressman Jack Kingston (GA-1) to bring the Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory (SEPRL) into the 21st century took a major step forward in the year-end appropriations bill. "This is a huge and hard-fought step forward for the groundbreaking work being done in Athens,” said Kingston. “The Southeast Poultry Research Lab is of national and international significance and leads the world in poultry health research. The USDA, along with chicken and turkey processors all over the wor... More
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Congress Approves Funding for Savannah Harbor Expansion Project
December 15, 2014
Congressman Jack Kingston (GA-1) and Senators Saxby Chambliss and Johnny Isakson applauded new construction funding for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project in the government spending bill passed by Congress over the weekend. The 2015 Appropriations bill includes $1.52 million in construction funding that will keep this vital economic infrastructure project on track. To ensure this money is put to work, the Obama Administration is restricted from further needless delays. Congressman Jack Kingst... More
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Congressman Kingston: Obama is "Spoiling For a Fight"
November 20, 2014
Congressman Jack Kingston (GA-1) released the following statement following President Obama's announcement of an unconstitutional executive amnesty: "The President is spoiling for a fight. If he was serious about implementing the best policy he would be working with Congress, not against us. He eloquently made the case against doing this kind of action for the past 6 years; now he's flipped his position completely." Congressman Kingston is a senior member of the Appropriations Committee. More
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Congressman Jack Kingston on MSNBC's Morning Joe