Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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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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March 12, 2019 Press Release

TIFTON, GA – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced upcoming mobile office hours. During these events, staff from Rep. Scott’s Tifton and Warner Robins district offices will be able to offer constituents assistance with a number of federal issues ranging from Medicare and Social Security to veterans' benefits.

March 12, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) announced the start of the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. All high school students (9-12th grade) who reside in or attend school in the Eighth Congressional District are encouraged to participate. The winning entry from the Eighth District will be displayed in the U.S.

February 27, 2019 Press Release

This morning during a House Agriculture Committee hearing entitled, “The State of the Rural Economy,” United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Sonny Perdue and Congressman Austin Scott (R-GA-08) spoke on the severe impacts to rural communities, farmers, and the lenders they rely on as a result of natural disasters from 2018.

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February 26, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (R-GA-08) and Congressman Sanford D. Bishop, Jr.

February 26, 2019 In The News

Elected officials in Florida and Georgia are upset that in its recent budget deal, Congress didn't include money for long-term assistance for communities hit by Hurricane Michael. Of particular concern: losses to farmers and money needed to rebuild Tyndall Air Force Base.

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