Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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Jul 05, 2018

As a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee, U.S. Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) has been tirelessly fighting against the U.S. Air Force’s efforts to cancel the E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) Recapitalization program in favor of a capability that is not yet developed. While Rep.

Jun 28, 2018

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.

Jun 27, 2018

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).

Jun 22, 2018

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:

Jun 21, 2018

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

Jun 18, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Friday, President Donald Trump signed into law the Veterans Cemetery Benefit Correction Act (H.R. 4910), legislation sponsored by Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) and Sen.

Jun 15, 2018

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).

Jun 14, 2018

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.

Jun 13, 2018

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.

Jun 12, 2018

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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