Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia



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Apr 01, 2019

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.

Mar 25, 2019

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

Mar 12, 2019

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

Mar 12, 2019

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.

Mar 12, 2019

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.

Mar 12, 2019

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.

Feb 27, 2019

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.

Feb 26, 2019

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

Feb 15, 2019

WASHINGTON, DC – This week, U.S. Representative Austin Scott (R-GA-08) was named a co-chair of the bipartisan, bicameral Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus (CSC) for the 116th Congress. Rep. Scott will serve as co-chair with U.S. Representative Marc Veasey (D-TX-33), U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), and U.S. Senator Deb Fischer (R-NE).

Feb 15, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement following President Donald Trump’s announcement to declare a national emergency to secure our southern border: