Press Releases

Reps. Hunter and Hastings Introduce the Expanding America’s Workforce Act

Oct 19, 2017 Issues: Education

Washington, D.C. -- Congressman Duncan Hunter (R-California) and Congressman Alcee L. Hastings (D-Florida) introduced the Expanding America’s Workforce Act of 2017. Introducing the legislation, Congressman Hunter – a member of the House Committee on...

HUNTER REQUESTS PRESIDENTIAL PARDONS FOR FORMER BORDER PATROL AGENTS

Sep 26, 2017 Issues: Immigration, National Security

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 INTRODUCES IMMIGRATION REFORM BILLS

Sep 13, 2017 Issues: Immigration

Washington, D.C. - Last week, Congressman Duncan Hunter (CA-50) joined several of his congressional colleagues in introducing two important pieces of legislation critical in the ongoing effort to curb illegal immigration, the Legal Workforce Act,...

Hunter statement on transgender military service decision

Jul 26, 2017 Issues: National Security

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 introduces groundbreaking legislation to better regulate vaping and set industry standards

Apr 27, 2017 Issues: Economy

Washington D.C.—Today, U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter introduced the Cigarette Smoking Reduction and Electronic Vapor Alternatives Act, legislation creating a new regulatory framework for vaping products that no longer subjects them to controls...

Hunter Introduces METALS Act to Curtail U.S. Dependence on Foreign-Sourced Strategic and Critical Materials Supporting National Defense

Mar 7, 2017 Issues: Economy, National Security

Washington, DC - Today, Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-CA) introduced the Materials Essential to American Leadership and Security (METALS) Act.  The legislation rectifies a dangerous lapse in the supply chain for strategic and critical materials essential...

Hunter announces he won’t submit federal funding requests for sanctuaries

Feb 9, 2017

Washington D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter announced that for Fiscal Year 2018, he will not submit any federal appropriations requests on behalf of states, cities, universities or other entities that have an ordinance, policy or...

Reps. Hunter and Kinzinger lead letter to President in support of Secretary Mattis’ exemption requests

Jan 30, 2017 Issues: Immigration, National Security, Veterans

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Duncan Hunter (R-CA) and Congressman Adam Kinzinger (R-IL) sent a bipartisan letter to President Trump in support of the request by Secretary of Defense James Mattis to exempt Iraqis who served alongside our...

Reps. Hunter, Thompson (CA-5) Commend Official Challenge to Canadian Trade Measures That Discriminate Against U.S. Wine

Jan 23, 2017 Issues: Economy

Washington D.C. – Today, Congressional Wine Caucus Co-Chairs Reps. Mike Thompson (D-CA-05) and Duncan Hunter (R-CA-50) applauded a new trade enforcement action to ensure both imported and local wines have equal access to grocery store shelves in...

Hunter responds to report questioning whether Marine Corps General James Mattis committed war crimes in Iraq

Jan 11, 2017 Issues: National Security

Washington DC – Today, U.S. Representative Duncan Hunter responded to a report from the Center for Investigative Reporting, questioning whether Marine Corps General James Mattis committed war crimes in Fallujah, Iraq in April 2004.  Hunter was a...

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