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

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  • Highway 92 Project Update
    Posted in Article on September 14, 2009 | Preview rr
    Tags: Transportation

    Click the link to find out more inforation about the GA Highway 92 Project http://www.gahwy92.com/ Read more

  • Congressman Scott Congratulates Clayton County for Regaining Accreditation
    Posted in Article on May 1, 2009 | Preview rr

    Today, Rep. David Scott (D-GA) released the following statement in support of Clayton County regaining its accreditation. “I am very pleased to learn that today the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools has retro-actively awarded accreditation to the Clayton County School System,” stated Rep. Scott. “Over the last nine months many positive changes have taken place within the county and this news signifies that the county is indeed moving forward. Congratulations to the school board, stude... Read more

  • The TV Converter Box Coupon Program is NOW Accepting Coupon Replacement Requests
    Posted in Article on March 25, 2009 | Preview rr

    The TV Converter Box Coupon Program is now accepting replacement requests from eligible households whose coupons expired without being redeemed. Additionally, money allocated to the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) as part of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act has allowed NTIA to clear the digital converter box coupon waiting list. The TV Converter Box Coupon Program permits all households to request up to two coupons - each worth $40 - toward the purchas... Read more

  • Army Chaplain Gives Capitol Hill Prayer
    Posted in Article on February 4, 2009 | Preview rr
    Tags: Veterans

    Army Times Published on: 02/4/09 An Army National Guard chaplain will give the opening prayer Wednesday on Capitol Hill. Chaplain (Maj.) James B. Higgins’ prayer will kick off the day for lawmakers. Higgins, who recently was named the 2008 Chaplain (Lt.) Vincent Robert Capodanno National Chaplain of the Year by the Reserve Officers Association, was sponsored by Rep. David Scott, D-Ga., to be Congress’ Chaplain of the Day on Wednesday. Higgins served with the Texas National Guard’s 36th Combat Av... Read more

  • North Clayton Students Visit Congress
    Posted in Article on January 27, 2009 | Preview rr
    Tags: Education

    Clayton News Daily By Curt Yeomans Published on: 01/27/09 Issa Kenyatta said he was surprised by what he saw during a visit to the U.S. House of Representatives last week with 54 other North Clayton High School students. Kenyatta, 14, a freshman at the school, said Congress didn't operate, on Jan. 21, the way he thought it would. "It felt very busy," Kenyatta said. "I saw groups of representatives on the floor having their own conversations, while others were talking on their cell phones. Meanwh... Read more

  • Congressman Scott Teams Up with Local Constituent to Amend US Flag Code
    Posted in Article on June 4, 2008 | Preview rr

    Legislation authored by Congressman David Scott was signed by President Bush and became public law yesterday. H.R. 2356 amends the United States flag code to encourage the display of the American flag on Father’s Day. Congressman Scott’s legislation was written in response to a constituent request asking if the US Flag could be flown to recognize fathers. “The American flag is one of the greatest symbols of our country. It is the representation of our freedom, values and heritage as a nation,” C... Read more

  • Henry Daily Herald: Scott Joins NATO Assembly
    Posted in Article on May 23, 2008 | Preview rr

    By- Jaya Franklin U.S. Rep. David Scott will assist in tackling issues on an international level from May 23 to June 1. The congressman will be a member of the U.S. delegation to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization's parliamentary assembly. The assembly brings together members from different nations to discuss international issues. "I am honored to join our delegation to the NATO Parliamentary Assembly," said Scott. "I plan on speaking with our allies [about] the expansion of global missile d... Read more

  • 2007 Medicare Open Enrollment Factsheet
    Posted in Article on November 29, 2007 | Preview rr

    -Things to Consider - Complied by the Committee on Ways and Means Open enrollment period. From November 15th until December 31st, Medicare beneficiaries can enroll in a new prescription drug or Medicare Advantage plan. Beneficiaries in every state must choose from more than 50 plans that vary in terms of monthly premiums, co-pays and restrictions on coverage of prescription drugs. Beneficiaries should seek independent assistance to choose from the numerous Medicare plan options. Beneficiaries s... Read more

  • U.S. Consumer Product Safety Toy Hazard Recalls
    Posted in Article on November 29, 2007 | Preview rr

    Help keep your family safe this holiday season by checking product recalls and safety news from the United States Consumer Product Safety CommissionThe U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is charged with protecting the public from unreasonable risks of serious injury or death from more than 15,000 types of consumer products. To find information on recent hazardous toy recalls visit:http://www.cpsc.gov/cpscpub/prerel/category/toy.html Read more

  • See How Your Congressman Ranks in the 2007 Pre-Season Power Rankings
    Posted in Article on November 29, 2007 | Preview rr

    Each current Member of Congress was rated on various criteria that demonstrated power and the ability to be effective in Congress in 2007. This resulted in a Power Score that ranked members for overall power in each chamber of Congress in Pre-Season Power Rankings.Power Rankings for Congressman David Scott#121 out of the 435 Members of the U.S. House of Representatives 10th Most Powerful Members of the House International Relations Committee***visit http://www.congress.org to view all Power Rank... Read more