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Congressman David Scott Votes to Pass Omnibus Appropriations Funding Package

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, voted to make historic investments in American jobs, opportunity and working families in the appropriations omnibus package to fund the federal government in the next fiscal year. Each fiscal year, which runs from October through September, Congress must pass legislation to fund the federal government and all the vital p...

Congressman David Scott Votes to Fund $5.2 Million in Local Community Projects

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, voted to fund $5.2 million in Community Project Funding that he previously secured for Georgia’s 13th Congressional District. This funding, included in the appropriations government funding package, responds directly to some of the most pressing needs in metro-Atlanta. “Public greenspace expansion brings new vitality and...

Congressman David Scott Unveils Bipartisan Protect Lifesaving Anesthesia Care for Veterans Act

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), Congressman Mike Turner (OH-10) and Congressman Andrew Garbarino (NY-02) today unveiled the Protect Lifesaving Anesthesia Care for Veterans Act, a bipartisan bill to ensure that veteran patients in need of anesthesia would continue to receive the most qualified and experienced care available by Department of Veterans’ Affairs physicians. The legislation would prohi...

ICYMI: Congressman David Scott Statement Following President Joe Biden’s First State of the Union Address

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, released the following statement after President Joe Biden delivered his State of the Union address: "With the eyes of the nation watching, President Joe Biden celebrated the incredible strides of this administration to rebound from the COVID-19 pandemic and outlined a proactive and unifying roadmap of innovative solutio...

Congressman David Scott Issues Statement on Russia's Unjustified Attack on Ukraine

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, today issued the following statement on Russia's Unjustified attack on Ukraine. "Vladimir Putin's illegal invasion of the sovereign nation of Ukraine is an attack on democracy in the name of authoritarianism. In this dark hour, the global leadership of the United States and our allies will prove crucial to support the Uk...

Congressman David Scott Issues Statement on President Joe Biden's Nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, today issued the following statement on President Joe Biden's Nomination of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson to the Supreme Court. "In Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, President Biden has nominated to the Supreme Court a jurist with exceptional qualifications and an impressive record of jurisprudence befitting a lifetime appointm...

Congressman David Scott Votes to Pass the America COMPETES Act

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, today issued the following statement on his vote to pass the America COMPETES Act, a bold and transformative legislative package to strengthen U.S. supply chains and American manufacturing, supercharge American production of chips, research and ensure that America can outcompete any nation in the world. “American goods m...

Congressman David Scott, GA DCA Commissioner Christopher Nunn and Local Leaders Unveil New Mortgage Assistance Program

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Yesterday, Congressman David Scott, (GA-13) and Georgia Department of Community Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Christopher Nunn announced the launch of the Georgia Homeowner Assistance Fund, a $354 million stimulus fund to help homeowners impacted by the pandemic with mortgage delinquencies, defaults, foreclosures, and past-due utilities. Administered by Georgia’s DCA, the GA Homeowner Assistance Fund...

Congressman David Scott Issues Statement on Anniversary of January 6 Attack on the U.S. Capitol

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, today issued the following statement marking the one-year anniversary of the January 6, 2021 attack on the U.S. Capitol. “The violent and deadly insurrection targeting our nation’s Capitol was one of the most profound tragedies in our nation’s history,” said Congressman David Scott. “However, because of the heroism of ou...

Congressman David Scott Statement on the Passing of U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson

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Congressman David Scott (GA-13), chairman of the House Agriculture Committee, today issued the following statement on the passing of former U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson: “Today, Georgia mourns the loss of a great statesman and stalwart public servant who for decades worked diligently across the aisle for the common good of our communities. “With decency and humility, U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson emb...