Tennessee's Duncan Votes Against Pentagon Budget

Washington (AP) -- Congressman Jimmy Duncan of Knoxville, a Republican, voted against the record $448 billion budget for the Pentagon Tuesday.

All other Tennessee Congressmen voted for the bill, which included $70 billion more for military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.

The measure was approved 394-to-22.

The no votes were cast by 20 Democrats and two Republicans.

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