Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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May 10, 2019 Press Release

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):

May 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, the House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit held a hearing on the state of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). After the hearing, Subcommittee Ranking Member Austin Scott (GA-8) and committee Ranking Member K. Michael Conaway (TX-11) made the following remarks:

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May 1, 2019 Press Release

On Wednesday, May 1, 2019,  the House Agriculture Committee Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit hearing entitled, “The State of the CFTC,” Rep. Austin Scott (GA-08) delivered the below remarks.

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April 29, 2019 Press Release

PERRY, GA – Yesterday, Congressman Austin Scott (G-08) announced the winners of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition for Georgia’s Eighth District at an awards ceremony and reception at the Perry Convention and Visitors Bureau in Perry, GA. Following the announcement, he released the below statement:

April 18, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) released the following statement after the Mueller Report was released:

April 10, 2019 Press Release

Last night, Congressman Austin Scott (R-GA-08), a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee, spoke on the Floor of the House of Representatives on his frustration over the impasse over Hurricane Michael relief.

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April 1, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) issued the following statement upon the Senate’s failure to pass much-needed federal assistance for communities impacted by natural disasters, including Hurricane Michael.

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March 25, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) issued the following statement regarding the Special Counsel’s report.

March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Earlier today, President Donald Trump signed into law legislation that, among other things, would expand and protect Ocmulgee National Monument.

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March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (R-GA-08), a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement upon reintroducing the bipartisan Agricultural Trucking Relief Act (H.R. 1673). H.R.

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