DAVID SCOTT - CONGRESSMAN, REPRESENTING GEORGIA'S 13TH DISTRICT

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  • Congressman David Scott to Host 14th Annual Jobs Fair
    Posted in Press Release on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business, Labor & Employment, Veterans

    Today Congressman David Scott proudly announced that he will host his 14th Annual Jobs Fair on Friday, April 28, 2017, from 10am to 3pm, at the Georgia International Convention Center. Georgia’s top employers will be recruiting job seekers to fill over 4,000 openings and include: Aflac, Athens-Clarke County Police Dept., AT&T, Chime Solutions, City of Fairburn, DHL Supply Chain, Diaz Foods, Dick's Sporting Goods, FedEx, FBI, GLOCK, Georgia Power, Kia Motors, Lowe’s, Six Flags Over Georgia, SunTr... Read more

  • Congressional FinTech and Payments Caucus Announces 115th Congress Co-Chairs
    Posted in Press Release on January 17, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business, Labor & Employment

    The Congressional FinTech and Payments Caucus (CFTPC) announced Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) and Congressman Randy Hultgren (IL-14) will join Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) and Congressman David Scott (GA-13) as caucus co-chairs for the 115th Congress. “The CFTPC has been successful in bringing members of both parties together to highlight the importance of developing new payment technologies and protecting consumer privacy and security,“ said Congresswoman Sinema. “I look forward t... Read more

  • Congressman David Scott Announces 13th Annual Jobs Fair - April 1, 2016
    Posted in Press Release on March 30, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education, Small Business, Labor & Employment, Veterans

    Today Congressman David Scott proudly announced that he will host his 13th Annual Jobs Fair on Friday, April 1, 2016, from 10am to 3pm, at the Georgia International Convention Center, located at 2000 Convention Center Concourse, College Park, GA 30337 . This year Congressman Scott’s Jobs Fair is teaming up with the following federal and state agencies: U.S. Veterans Administration (VA) and Atlanta VA Medical Center to provide special employment, health and benefits resources for veterans; U.S. S... Read more

  • Small Business Forums at the Jobs Fair
    Posted in Press Release on March 29, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business

    Are you interested in starting or growing your own business? The U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Georgia District Office will host small business forums at the upcoming Jobs Fair. Similar forums at the Jobs Fair last year were very popular with attendees. Please use the registration links below to register for any SBA module(s) you would like to attend, as seating is limited. You must register for each session separately Overview of SBA Programs and Services - This module, presented by... Read more

  • Jobs and Growth in the Thirteenth District
    Posted in Blog on March 10, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business

    Congressman David Scott is focused on economic development and job creation in the Thirteenth Congressional District. He has consistently supported pro-growth laws, met with business and labor leaders, and is hosting an upcoming annual jobs fair on Friday, April 1. Legislation - in 2015, Congressman David Scott supported several important new laws that will help grow the economy in the 13th Congressional District. Transportation - Congressman Scott voted for the FAST Act to fund federal transpor... Read more

  • Congressman David Scott to Host 12th Annual Jobs Fair - April 24, 2015
    Posted in Press Release on March 5, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business, Labor & Employment

    Today Congressman David Scott proudly announced that he will host the 12th Annual Thirteenth Congressional District Jobs Fair on Friday, April 24, 2015, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm, at the Georgia International Convention Center. Some of this year’s confirmed employers include: Allconnect, Allied Barton Security, AMS Consulting Services, AT&T,Chime Solutions, CHRIS Kids, Inc., U.S. General Services Administration, GLOCK, Inc., Goodwill of North Georgia, Gwinnett County Police, Keurig, Manpower, Regions ... Read more

  • Congressman David Scott Announces 11th Annual Jobs Fair
    Posted in Press Release on March 12, 2014 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business, Labor & Employment

    Today Congressman David Scott proudly announced that he will host the 11th Annual 13th Congressional District Jobs Fair on Friday, March 28, 2014, 10am to 3pm, at the Georgia International Convention Center. This year’s employers are looking to fill 4,207 positions and include: AFLAC; Atlanta Fire & Rescue; Albany Police Department; Bradley-Morris, Inc.; Clayton County; Federal Air Marshals; Georgia Power; GLOCK; Home Depot; Hyatt Regency Atlanta; Kaiser Permanente; Kroger; Lowe’s; MARTA; New Yo... Read more

  • Small Business Health Insurance Plans
    Posted in Blog on August 16, 2013 | Preview rr
    Tags: Healthcare, Small Business

    The Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) is a new program that simplifies the process of buying health insurance for small businesses. The SHOP program enrollment launches on October 1 to give small businesses new ways to provide health coverage to their employees. To learn about how SHOP can work for your small business, visit: https://www.healthcare.gov/small-businesses/ Benefits of the SHOP Marketplace You can get high-quality coverage: All SHOP plans offer your employees a set of 10 ... Read more

  • JOBS Act bill passes house
    Posted in Blog on May 22, 2013 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business

    On May 15, a bipartisan majority of the House of Representatives voted 416-6 in favor of passing H.R. 701. Congressman Scott is an original sponsor of H.R. 701, which requires the SEC to implement Title IV of the JOBS Act (P.L. 112—106) by October 31. Title IV requires the SEC to adopt or amend regulations that encourage capital formation for small businesses through a currently under-used provision of securities law known as Regulation A. Under Regulation A, the JOBS Act increased the capital t... Read more

  • Employers - what are your hiring challenges?
    Posted in Blog on March 8, 2013 | Preview rr
    Tags: Small Business, Labor & Employment

    Today, a strong jobs report was announced. The positive trend shows continued economic growth for America. However, there are still a lot of uncertainties that may be holding employers back from expanding their payrolls. There may still be a mismatch between the number of unemployed and companies that cannot find qualified candidates. Whether you represent a small business, or a large company, you may have difficulties filling positions with qualified applicants. There are many resources availab... Read more