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2020 1890 National Scholarship Application Cycle is Now Open

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Program Overview The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program was established in 1992 as part of the partnership between the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the 1890 Land-Grant Universities. The USDA/1890 National Scholars Program is implemented under the USDA Fellows Experience Program (FEP). Scholars accepted into the program will be appointed using the Schedule A(r) authority (5 CFR 213.3202) and...

Entrepreneurship Seminar – "The Job Alternative"

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Do you have a skill that is being underutilized, want to learn how to expand your skill into a thriving business? Do you have an idea or are you seeking other opportunities outside of the traditional workplace? Do you have a hobby or a side-gig, does it have the potential to be a thriving business? Join me on Friday, April 13 at my 15th Annual Jobs Fair for the "Entrepreneurship: The Job Alternati...

2018 Service Academy Day - Saturday, April 28

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Join the Office of Congressman David Scott, Senators Johnny Isakson and David Perdue, & Members of Georgia’s Congressional Delegation to meet representatives of America’s Service Academies. REGISTER NOW Saturday, April 28, 2018 10:00 – 11:30 a.m. Dobbins Air Reserve Base Hangar 5 1408 Dobbins Place Marietta, GA 30069 Each and every person in your party must complete a registration form online. The...

Congressman David Scott to honor Thirteenth District students at 2018 Military Academy Ceremony

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On Saturday, February 3, 2018, Congressman David Scott will host a special ceremony to honor 32 exceptional students from Georgia’s Thirteenth Congressional District with nominations to attend one of our nation’s esteemed military service academies. WHO: Congressman David Scott; representatives from the U.S. Air Force, Merchant Marine, Military and Naval academies; Charles Drew High School Color ...

Passport Day: Saturday, October 21

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The Atlanta Passport Agency is hosting a second passport day on Saturday, October 21 as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Passport Awareness Campaign. This year, the State Department’s public awareness campaign focuses on the benefits of getting a U.S. passport card and how both products (the passport book and card) are great forms of photo identification. The event on Saturday is a convenien...

Passport Day on Saturday, September 23

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The Atlanta Passport Agency is hosting a special passport day on Saturday, September 23 as part of the U.S. Department of State’s Passport Awareness Month. This year, the State Department’s public awareness campaign focuses on the benefits of getting a U.S. passport card and how both products (the passport book and card) are great forms of photo identification. The event on Saturday is a convenien...

2018 Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

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The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards were created in 1995 to recognize students in middle level and high school grades who have made meaningful contributions to their communities through volunteer service. These prestigious awards, sponsored by Prudential Financial in partnership with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP), are presented annually on the local, state ...

Clayton News Daily: Congressman David Scott hosts 13th annual health fair

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By Jerry Jackson JONESBORO — When doors opened Saturday at Congressman David Scott’s 13 annual Health Fair, the hubbub was similar to a long-awaited holiday shopping sale as visitors rushed to take advantage of a range of medical services and to discuss their ailments with physicians. No co-pay was necessary. Some 120 vendors were in line to provide information on products and services in 41 areas...

Mixed Reviews on Wagner Bill to Scrap DOL Rule, Insurance News Net

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New legislation proposed by Rep. Ann Wagner, R-Mo., would create a new advisory standard somewhere between fiduciary and suitability, said Rep. David Scott, D-Ga. Scott, who has worked with Wagner on various fiduciary rule alternatives, is not on board with the congresswoman's latest bill -- unveiled today during a House Financial Services subcommittee hearing. “This bill is a very troubling bill,...

Marietta Daily Journal: Barry Loudermilk, David Scott urge Pentagon to sign multi-year deal for C-130s

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Members of Congress are asking the Department of Defense to sign a new long-term contract with Lockheed Martin for more than a hundred new C-130 aircraft, all of which would be built at the company’s Marietta plant. U.S. Rep. Barry Loudermilk, R-Cassville, was one of the signatories of a letter to Secretary of Defense James Mattis last week encouraging the Pentagon to sign a five-year deal with Lo...