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Hunter: No More Timeline, the Existential Threat Has Arrived

Sep 28, 2017 Column

Let’s be clear.  North Korea continues to threaten the United States with a nuclear assault.  North Korea has the capability to launch a nuclear attack and San Diego would be a primary target.  No more pontificating, no more hypothesizing, no more...

HUNTER REQUESTS PRESIDENTIAL PARDONS FOR FORMER BORDER PATROL AGENTS

Sep 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC --  Congressman Duncan Hunter (CA-50) sent a letter to President Trump requesting a presidential pardon for former Border Patrol Agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean who were sentenced to federal prison in 2006 for assault against...

Hunter statement on transgender military service decision

Jul 26, 2017 Press Release

Washington DC—Today, U.S. Rep. Duncan Hunter, a member of the House Armed Services Committee, made the following statement regarding the President’s announcement on transgender military service: “The President’s decision was the absolute right...

Hunter: Let President Trump try to work with Russia

May 17, 2017 Column

President Trump is under assault for his posture toward Russia and Vladimir Putin. This is true even as American presidents are fully within their prerogative to establish working relationships with world leaders, and President Trump most certainly...

Spend a day with me...

May 9, 2017 eNewsletter

Representative Duncan Hunter is often called the warfighter’s Congressman—and a segment recently aired on FOX News explains why…  It’s a must-see report.   FOX anchor Pete Hegseth spent a day on Capitol Hill with Representative Hunter to get a...

Hunter: Protecting our southern border with U.S. mariners

Apr 25, 2017 Column

As chairman of the Coast Guard and Maritime Subcommittee in the House of Representatives, I am proud to be an unwavering defender of the Jones Act — a critical U.S. national security law that requires vessels moving from one U.S. port to another...

Hunter: The Coast Guard is a military service. Let's treat it like one.

Apr 24, 2017 Column

Any time attention is called to America’s Armed Forces, it’s often the Army, Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force that are recognized for their professionalism and unmatchable mission capability. Each of these services deserves the praise and admiration...

Hunter: The Way Forward on Syria

Apr 24, 2017 Column

The authorization by President Donald Trump to launch dozens of Tomahawk missiles at targets in Syria signaled to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and the rest of the world that America’s tolerance for provocations and threats has finally waned. No...

Hunter: Hell no, Marine Corps Commandant Neller should not go

Mar 15, 2017 Column

The U.S. Marine Corps is a fighting force at war, confronting adversaries in Afghanistan, Syria and other corners of the globe.  Now a new battlefront has emerged for the Marine Corps following the revelation of nude photo sharing among Marines and...

Hunter: Slashing the Coast Guard's budget is an appalling mistake that puts our nation at risk

Mar 7, 2017 Column

America’s military has been at war for the last fifteen years and the threat from global terrorism and transnational criminal organizations is nowhere near subsiding.  It’s a fight that will continue even as the Islamic State, Al Qaeda and other...

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