WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) joined all 14 House members of the Georgia Congressional delegation in voting for the Water Resources Reform and Development Act (WRRDA), which authorizes the development and maintenance of the nation’s waterway infrastructure, among other critical projects.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced upcoming mobile offices coming to Georgia's 8th Congressional District.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced that all 2013 Military Academy Nomination packets from Georgia’s Eighth Congressional District are due Friday, October 25, 2013 to his Tifton office at 127-B N. Central Avenue, Tifton, GA 31794.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today issued the following statement in response to the Department of Defense’s decision to revise implementation of the Pay Our Military Act and end furloughs for most of its approximately 400,000 civilian employees:
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WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today introduced the Pay Our Guardsmen and Civilian Defense Personnel Act to ensure civilian workers and Georgia National Guardsmen are paid during the government shutdown.
Constituent Access During a Government Shutdown
As you may have heard, due to the lapse of appropriated funds at midnight September 30, 2013, normal operations of the United States Government are suspended until funding is restored.
WASHINGTON – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced he has signed onto the Government Shutdown Fairness Act (H.R. 3160), which would prohibit Members of Congress from receiving a salary during a government shutdown.
House funding bill includes Obamacare delay, funding for troops and civilian personnel, and repeal of medical device tax