Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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Aug 05, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the below statement upon President Donald Trump signing an executive order to enhance telehealth services to better serve rur

Jul 24, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement upon passage of the William M. (Mac) Thornberry National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021. Yesterday, the U.S. Senate passed their chamber’s version of the FY21 NDAA.

Jul 24, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC - Representative Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee, today released the below statement upon introducing legislation to provide emergency assistance for rural health, safety, and educational facilities:

Jul 15, 2020

TIFTON, GA – Representatives Austin Scott (GA-08) and Doug Collins (GA-09) sent a letter to U.S.

Jul 09, 2020

WARNER ROBINS, GA – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), and U.S. Senator Kelly Loeffler (R-GA) visited Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins to meet with base leadership and examine key missions critical to our nation’s national defense. After the visit, Rep. Scott released the below statement:

Jul 02, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement upon the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2021 passing out of Committee last night by a vote of 56-0. The NDAA sets Department of Defense (DOD) policies and authorizes funding levels for defense programs.

Jun 11, 2020

Washington, DC – In response to the delegated acts published Thursday by the European Commission as part of the European Market Infrastructure Regulations (EMIR 2.2), which would clarify European Union (EU) regulations relating to U.S.-based central counterparty clearing houses (CCPs) operating in the EU, House Agriculture Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy, and Credit

Jun 08, 2020

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) and Ways and Means Committee Ranking Member Kevin Brady (TX-08) recently sent a letter to the Social Security Administration (SSA) Commissioner Andrew Saul requesting the SSA conduct a demonstrated project focused on improving ou

May 20, 2020

TIFTON, GA – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement upon U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue announcing the details of the Coronavirus Food Assistance Program (CFAP).

May 12, 2020

TIFTON, GA –Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) recently announced the winners of the 2020 Congressional Art Competition for Georgia’s Eighth District in his weekly e-newsletter. Following the announcement, Rep. Scott released the below statement:

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