Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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Jul 23, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC ­– Today, Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) announced the start of the Eighth District’s 2019 Congressional App Challenge. This competition is an annual, nationwide event intended to engage students’ creativity and encourage their participation in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields.

Jul 12, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement on House passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020 (H.R. 2500):

Jul 11, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit held a hearing on the importance of affordable, reliable and high-speed broadband internet. Following the hearing, Subcommittee Ranking Member Austin Scott (R-GA-8) and Committee Ranking Member K. Michael Conaway (R-TX-11) released the below statements:

Jun 27, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) issued the below statement upon the House of Representatives passing the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations for Humanitarian Assistance and Security at the Southern Border Act (H.R.3401), as amended by the Senate.

Jun 14, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement on the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020 (H.R. 2500).
 

Jun 04, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), today released the following statement upon introducing legislation to ease occupational relicensures or recertifications for military spouses and make it easier for them to re-register their small businesses when re-stationed in another state.

Jun 03, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Austin Scott (R-GA-08) issued the below statement upon the House passing much-needed federal assistance for communities impacted by natural disasters from 2018. The package included an amendment authored by Rep. Scott and Rep.

May 24, 2019

TIFTON, GA – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) issued the following statement on the disaster assistance delay in the House:

May 23, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) issued the following statement upon the Senate passing much-needed federal assistance for communities impacted by recent natural disasters:

May 10, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (R-GA-08) released the below statements upon introducing two bipartisan bills aimed at better supporting disabled servicemembers and their ability to participate in the workforce.

The Purple Heart Freedom to Work Act (H.R.2655):

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