Congressman Hunter introduces new hostage bill

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Congressman Duncan D. Hunter is introducing a new bill to change the way the U.S. deals with hostage situations.

The Congressman will introduce the new bill Thursday in Washington D.C.

The new bill would put one person in charge of leading U.S. efforts to free hostages.

Defense Secretary Ash Carter already voiced his support for the bill at a hearing on Wednesday.

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