Congressman Austin Scott

Representing the 8th District of Georgia

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Jun 08, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) today released the following statement upon the U.S. House of Representatives passing late last night the Spending Cuts to Expired and Unnecessary Programs Act (H.R. 3).

Jun 06, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) along with U.S. Senators Johnny Isakson (R-GA) and David Perdue (R-GA) today responded to the U.S. Air Force’s announcement that it will locate a new battlefield management mission at Robins Air Force Base in Warner Robins, Georgia.

May 25, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the below statement upon legislation he introduced along with Senator Johnny Isakson (R-GA), the Veterans Cemetery Benefit Correction Act (H.R. 4910), passing the U.S. Senate last night. H.R.

May 24, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the following statements upon the House of Representatives passing the Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (FY19 NDAA) by a vote of 351 to 66. The NDAA sets Department of Defense (DOD) policy and authorizes funding levels for defense programs.

May 18, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the following statement upon the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 (H.R. 2), also known as the “Farm Bill,” failing the House of Representatives by a vote of 198 to 213:

May 16, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) and Congresswoman Lois Frankel (FL-21), members of the Congressional Boating Caucus, introduced the Consumer Protection and Fuel Transparency Act of 2018.

May 10, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08), a Member of the House Armed Services Committee (HASC), released the following statement upon HASC passing late last night the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2019, H.R. 5515. The NDAA sets Department of Defense (DOD) policy and authorizes funding levels for defense programs.

May 09, 2018

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Austin Scott (GA-08) released the following statement on the release of three U.S. prisoners by North Korea:

May 08, 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 Committee on Natural Resources favorably passing his bipartisan legislation to modernize the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration Act (PR), which collects an excise tax on sporting goods sales to fund wildlife

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