'Card-Check' a Small-Business Threat

Mar 22, 2009

One of the greatest threats to the viability of San Diego's small businesses is the proposed card-check plan put forward by Congressional Democrats.  This plan, which unfairly denies workers of their right to a secret ballot on the question of...

ISR for Afghanistan

Mar 1, 2009

We have learned many valuable lessons since American military forces first entered Iraq more than five years ago.  Perhaps the most valuable of these lessons originated from our efforts to protect American military personnel from the threat of...

San Diego Union Tribune 'Hot Seat'

Feb 4, 2009

Published in the San Diego Union Tribune.  Congressman Hunter was asked to respond to the following questions: For opposing the possible move of Guantanamo detainees to Camp Pendleton or Miramar Marine Corps Air Station, you were criticized in a...

Stimulus Won't Jumpstart Economy

Jan 30, 2009

There is no question that a stimulus package is needed to jumpstart our economy and provide relief to American families.  Unfortunately, the proposal that recently advanced through the House of Representatives provides little hope for reviving our...

Hunter Announces Committee Posts

Jan 23, 2009

In the U.S. House of Representatives, there are 21 different committees.  While some committees are better known than others, such as the Armed Services and Ways and Means Committees, each House committee has distinct and equally important...

First Days in Congress

Jan 22, 2009

In my role as a newly elected member of Congress, the first few days of the legislative session have been both challenging and rewarding.  There is certainly a lot to learn, particularly when it comes to tradition and parliamentary procedure on the...