Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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June 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the following statement upon the House of Representatives passing Department of Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2019 by a vote 359 to 49.

June 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Speaker of the House Paul Ryan today named Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), to serve on a conference committee of the House and Senate versions of the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (FY19 NDAA).

June 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement upon the House of Representatives current efforts to pass an immigration reform package:

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June 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Agriculture Committee and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit, today released the below statement upon the House of Representatives passing the Agriculture and Nut

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June 21, 2018 In The News

The Navy now says it will retain both of its hospital ships, following objections from legislators after the service discussed decommissioning one of the 1,000-patient vessels earlier this year.

June 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), Chairman of the House Agriculture Committee Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit, today released the following statement upon introducing last night the Commodity Futures Trading Commission Research and Development Modernization Act (H.R.6121).

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June 14, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. ­– Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the following statement upon the House of Representatives passing the Securing the International Mail Against Opioids Act (H.R. 5788), which would better aid the United States Postal Service (USPS) and U.S.

June 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. ­– Today, Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) announced the start of the Eighth District’s 2018 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.

June 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. –Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) today released the below statement following the historic meeting between President Donald J. Trump and Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) in Singapore:

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