Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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Sep 26, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Agriculture Committee and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit, today participated in a roundtable discussion with Ambassador Gregg Doud, United States Trade Representative (USTR) Chief Agricultural Negotiator, and Ted McKinney, United States Department of Agriculture (USD

Sep 13, 2018

TIFTON, GA – U.S. Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today announced upcoming mobile office hours. During the 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.

Sep 12, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), House Vice-Chairman of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, today released the following statement upon the House of Representatives passing his bipartisan legislation to modernize the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act (PR), which collects an

Sep 12, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), joined twelve of his colleagues in sending a bicameral letter to the Defense Appropriations Conference Committee urg

Sep 06, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) was recognized as a “Hero of Main Street” by the National Retail Federation (NRF) for his pro-small business voting record and his support of policies that help local retailers and entrepreneurs create jobs in their communities.

Sep 05, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Agriculture Committee and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Commodity Exchanges, Energy and Credit, today delivered the following opening remarks at the first public meeting for the conference committee of the House and Senate versions of the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R.

Sep 05, 2018

WARNER ROBINS, GA – On Saturday, September 8 at 10:00 a.m., Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) will host a U.S. Military Service Academy Day at the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins. Registration begins at 9:00 a.m.

Aug 16, 2018

WARNER ROBINS, GA – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), today released the below statement upon the announcement that the Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex (WR-ALC) is launching an initiative to hire 1,200 new jobs in the next 12 months.

Jul 26, 2018

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), today released the following statement upon passage of the Conference Report to Accompany H.R. 5515, the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019:

Jul 23, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), today released the below statement upon the bipartisan, bicameral Conference Committee for the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (FY19 NDAA) cutting a provision to recapitalize the critically important E-8C Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (

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