Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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Feb 11, 2021

TIFTON, GA – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee, released the below statement upon the U.S. International Trade Commission’s (USITC) determination in the global safeguard investigation into imports of fresh, chilled or frozen blueberries.

Feb 10, 2021

WARNER ROBINS, GA – This week, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) announced the Eighth District winners for the 2020 Congressional App Challenge at an awards ceremony at Houston County High School in Warner Robins, GA.

Feb 05, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement upon receiving his HASC Subcommittee assignments for the 117th Congress. This will be Rep. Scott’s sixth term to serve on HASC, and he will be the only Georgian to serve on a Congressional defense committee this Congress.

Feb 04, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement upon the House of Representatives passing a resolution to remove Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene (GA-14) from her committee assignments:

Feb 04, 2021

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Representative Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior member of the House Agriculture Committee, today released the below statement upon introducing legislation to raise the Commodity Credit Corporation’s (CCC) borrowing authority, which would help to maintain balanced and adequate supplies of agricultural goods and the implementation of farm bill programs.

Jan 27, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), joined the entire Georgia Congressional Delegation in sending a bipartisan letter

Jan 22, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement upon General Lloyd Austin III of Thomasville, GA, in Georgia’s Eighth Congressional District, being confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve as the next Secretary of Defense.

Jan 21, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a senior Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the below statement upon voting in favor of a waiver for General Lloyd Austin III of Thomasville, GA, in Georgia’s Eighth District to serve as the next Secretary of Defense.

Jan 20, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement upon Joe Biden and Kamala Harris being sworn-in as the 46th President and 49th Vice President of the United States:

Jan 13, 2021

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement in response to votes in the U.S. House of Representatives this week to call on Vice President Mike Pence to move to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove President Trump from office (H.Res. 21) and an article of impeachment against President Donald Trump (H.Res.

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