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Scott DesJarlais' Public Statements

Full Name: Scott DesJarlais
Office: U.S. House (TN) - District 4, Republican
First Elected: 11/02/2010
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Too Close To Call, Republican for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 7, 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Amy; 3 Children: Tyler, Ryan, Maggie
Birth Date: 02/21/1964
Birth Place: Des Moines, IA
Home City: South Pittsburgh, TN
Date Title
Nov. 21, 2013 Letter to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Office of Management and Budget Director Sylvia Burwell - Tobacco Payments and the Sequester
Nov. 18, 2013 Representative DesJarlais Original Cosponsor of Legislation Impeaching Attorney General Eric Holder
Nov. 15, 2013 WBIR - Tennessee Members Wary of Obama's Health Care Fix
Nov. 14, 2013 Olson Introduces Articles of Impeachment Against Eric Holder
Nov. 13, 2013 Rep. DesJarlais Statement on Affordable Care Act Enrollment Numbers
Nov. 13, 2013 ABC News - Obamacare Website Operating at Half Capacity
Nov. 12, 2013 The Economic Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Tennessee Families and Businesses
Nov. 5, 2013 Letter to President Barack Obama - Seeking Answers to the Attack in Benghazi
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Administrator Gina McCarthy, Environmental Protection Agency - Reevaluation of Ethanol Mandate
Oct. 29, 2013 Blog: Granting Illegal Immigrants Amnesty Will Increase Costs for Hardworking Tennesseans
Oct. 21, 2013 Blog: Debt Limit Compromise Represents Missed Opportunity to Address Our Nation's Debt
Oct. 15, 2013 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - In Support of Japanese Investment
Oct. 11, 2013 Letter to Acting Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn, Federal Communications Commission - The Lifeline "Obamaphone" Program Symbolizes Everything That's Wrong in Washington
Oct. 3, 2013 Contract From America
Oct. 2, 2013 Rep. DesJarlais Statement on Senate Passage of Continuing Resolution Funding Obamacare
Oct. 2, 2013 Rep. DesJarlais Statement on Government Shutdown
Oct. 1, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge
Sept. 26, 2013 Blog: Getting Things Right is More Important Than Just Getting Along
Sept. 20, 2013 Rep. DesJarlais Votes in Favor of Continuing Resolution Defunding Obamacare
Sept. 16, 2013 Letter to Kathleen Sebelius, Department of Health and Human Services - Taxpayer Money to Promote Affordable Care Act
Sept. 10, 2013 The Daily Herald - DesJarlais Responds to Address
Sept. 9, 2013 Cleveland Daily Banner - DesJarlais Says "No' On Syria
Sept. 5, 2013 Time Free Press - In Their Words: Corker, DesJarlais Talk About Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 The Tennessean - Sens. Corker, Menendez Agree on More Limited Authorization to Strike Syria
Sept. 3, 2013 10 WBIR - Rep. Scott DesJarlais Says Strike Against Syria Not justified
Aug. 20, 2013 Rep. DesJarlais' Response to Immigration Video
July 29, 2013 DesJarlais Statement on President Obama's Visit to Chattanooga
July 19, 2013 Student Success Act Passes United States House of Representatives
July 10, 2013 The Tennessean - House Republicans from TN Oppose Immigration Bill Backed by Corker, Alexander
July 1, 2013 Nooga.com - Rep. Scott DesJarlais Argues Against U.S. Involvement in Syria on Fox News
July 1, 2013 Times Free Press.com - U.S. House Declares Immigration Bill 'Dead on Arrival'
June 28, 2013 The Tennessean - TN Voices Weigh in on Senate Passage of Immigration Reform Bill
June 27, 2013 Representative Massie Introduces Bill to Block Unauthorized U.S. Military Aid to Syrian Rebels
June 27, 2013 DesJarlais Statement on Senate Immigration Bill
June 26, 2013 Nooga.com - Rep. Scott DesJarlais Introduces Bill to Ban U.S. Arming of Syrian Rebel Groups
June 25, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Introduces Legislation Blocking Military Aid From Going to Syrian Rebels
June 20, 2013 Representative Massie Introduces Bill to Block Unauthorized U.S. Military Aid to Syrian Rebels
June 19, 2013 Column - Common Core in Tennessee: A Race to the Middle?
June 14, 2013 DesJarlais Statement on President Obama Supplying Syrian Rebels with Small Arms and Ammunitios
June 12, 2013 Blog: Senate Immigration Bill Puts the Cart Before the Horse
June 10, 2013 The Tennessean - Middle TN members of Congress voice concerns over immigration bill
June 6, 2013 The Politics of Postponing Obamacare
May 31, 2013 Letter to President Obama - Russian Adoptions
May 24, 2013 Knoxville News Sentinel - Greg Johnson: Somebody Must Know Something About IRS
May 23, 2013 The Tribune - Scandal Draws Questions about IRS Role in Enforcing Obamacare
May 23, 2013 Smarter Solutions for Students Act
May 22, 2013 Nooga - Rep. Scott DesJarlais to Participate in IRS Hearing
May 22, 2013 The Daily News Journal - DesJarlais Questions Witness in IRS Hearing
May 22, 2013 The Daily Caller - Former IRS Commissioner: Obama's Re-Election was not a Factor in Timing of Disclosure
May 21, 2013 House Oversight Committee to Hold IRS Hearing Tomorrow
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