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Congressman Scott Leads Colleagues in Recognizing the Tremendous Impact of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

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Today, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) introduced H.Res. 972, a resolution to recognize the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and designate the month of September 2020 as "PCOS Awareness Month." 60 Members of the House have co-sponsored the bipartisan resolution, which represents a continued commitment to making PCOS, the most common endocrine disorder, a central focus in the 116th C... Read more »

Congressman David Scott Votes to Pass Critical Coronavirus Relief Legislation

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Today, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) voted to pass H.R. 6800, The Heroes Act, to provide critical relief addressing the public health and economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. “Our communities, workers and families need help now to survive the coronavirus crisis,” said Congressman Scott. “We cannot hesitate while so many families in our communities are struggling or while many of our ... Read more »

Scott $75B Homeowner Assistance Bill Included in HEROES Coronavirus Relief Package

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Congressman David Scott, a Senior Member of the House Financial Services Committee, applauded the introduction of H.R. 6800, the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions (HEROES) Act, in the House of Representatives as the next coronavirus relief package. Scott welcomed the inclusion of his legislative proposal to establish a $75 billion Homeowner Assistance Fund to offer relief to... Read more »

Congressman David Scott Announces $14.3M in Federal Funding for Scholarships at 1890 Land-Grant HBCUs

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Today, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) announced the U.S. Department of Agriculture awarded $14.3 million in grants for scholarships at the 1890 Land-Grant Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). This first round of annual funding was made available by Congressman Scott’s bipartisan fight to secure $80 million in the 2018 Farm Bill for new agriculture-focused scholarships for Land-Gra... Read more »

Congressman Scott Urges Federal Officials to Track Coronavirus Impacts in Nursing Homes and Long-Term Care Facilities

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13) recently joined 77 of his colleagues, led by Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (IL-09), in sending a letter to Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Alex Azar and Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Administrator Seema Verma urging them to work with states, localities, and private labs to immediately collect and publicly report facility-level... Read more »

Congressman David Scott Announces $347 Million in Federal Stimulus Funding for Public Transportation

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Today, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) announced the U.S. Department of Transportation awarded $347,692,215 for public transit systems serving both the Thirteenth Congressional District and metro Atlanta region to mitigate losses sustained during the COVID-19 crisis. The federal funding was provided under the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which Scott strongly supporte... Read more »

Congressman David Scott Announces $3.3 Million in Federal Funding for Community Health Centers

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Today, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) announced that the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $3,385,275 to several community health centers located in the Thirteenth District that are serving on the frontlines of the COVID-19 pandemic. The supplemental funding was made available by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which Scott strongly supported ... Read more »

Scott Supports Legislation to Provide $250 Billion in Emergency COVID-19 Funding for Local Communities

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Today Congressman David Scott (GA-13) co-sponsored the Coronavirus Community Relief Act, new legislation to provide $250 billion in stabilization funds for local cities and counties across the United States that are struggling amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. On March 27th, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security or CARES Act was signed into law, providing $150 billion in stabilization fun... Read more »

Congressman David Scott Hosts Coronavirus Telephone Town Hall

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On Monday, April 6, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) hosted a telephone town hall and briefing to help answer questions about the ongoing coronavirus crisis. More than 8,500 residents of Georgia’s Thirteenth Congressional District joined the call and received an update on strong, bipartisan legislation passed by Congress to mitigate the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, as well as informa... Read more »

Congressman David Scott Hosting Telephone Town Hall on Coronavirus on Monday, April 6

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On Monday , April 6, 2020 from 5-6pm, Congressman David Scott (GA-13) will host a telephone town hall and briefing alongside health experts and labor and small business leaders to provide updates and help answer questions about the ongoing coronavirus crisis, steps you can take to protect yourself and your family, and how Congress is working to keep our community safe. The telephone town hall is f... Read more »

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