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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: Announced, 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
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Date Title
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 Smarter Solutions for Students Act
May 23, 2013 The Tribune - Scandal Draws Questions about IRS Role in Enforcing Obamacare
May 22, 2013 The Daily Caller - Former IRS Commissioner: Obama's Re-Election was not a Factor in Timing of Disclosure
May 22, 2013 The Daily News Journal - DesJarlais Questions Witness in IRS Hearing
May 22, 2013 Nooga - Rep. Scott DesJarlais to Participate in IRS Hearing
May 21, 2013 House Oversight Committee to Hold IRS Hearing Tomorrow
May 21, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Tennessee Senators, Representatives Ask for Details on Administration Medicare Policy that Violates Tennessee Law and Harms Tennessee Businesses
May 21, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Details on Administration Medicare Policy
May 15, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Calls for the Resignation of Attorney General Eric Holder
May 14, 2013 Letter to Secretary Kerry and Secretary Lew - Rep. Duncan Sends Bipartisan Letter on Iran-Turkish Relations to Sec. Kerry & Sec. Lew
May 13, 2013 Letter to Douglas H. Schulman, Commissioner of IRS - IRS Targeting
May 9, 2013 Nooga.com - Rep. Scott DesJarlais participates in Benghazi hearing
May 8, 2013 The Tennessean - Rep. Scott DesJarlais: 'Cover-up' questions about Benghazi remain
May 8, 2013 Nooga.com: Rep. Scott DesJarlais to participate in hearing on Benghazi today
May 8, 2013 dnj.com - DesJarlais: Obama hid Benghazi raid facts
May 7, 2013 Working Families Flexibility Act
May 6, 2013 Oversight Committee Announces Witnesses for Wednesday Benghazi Hearing
May 3, 2013 dnj.com: DesJarlais to participate in hearing on Benghazi
May 2, 2013 WBIR.com: Tennesseans in Congress still urge caution regarding Syria
April 24, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Blog: The Real Objective of President Obama's Gun Control Efforts
April 22, 2013 WBIR.com - Families USA offering 'false hope' on health tax credits, DesJarlais says
April 19, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Statement on Apprehension of Boston Bombing Suspect
April 17, 2013 Tax Reform
April 15, 2013 Daily News Journal - 'Justice will be Served' to Boston Attackers, DesJarlais says
April 15, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Statement on The Tragedy in Boston
April 10, 2013 President Obama's Budget is a Day Late and A Buck Short
April 10, 2013 President Obama's Budget
April 8, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Statement on Passing of Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
April 1, 2013 Knox News - Physician Congressman Scott DesJarlais Rails Against Tax Dollars for Obesity Campaign
March 27, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Statement on Governor Haslam's Decision Not to Adopt ObamaCare Medicaid Expansion
March 21, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Votes in Favor of Republican 2014 Fiscal Year Budget
March 20, 2013 House Republican Budget
March 15, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - 45 Day Notice and Draft Call Letter
March 14, 2013 Letter to Acting Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency Bob Perciasepe - Releasing Livestock Producers' Information
March 12, 2013 Congressman DesJarlais Calls Republican Plan to Balance the Budget a Responsible, Common Sense Approach
March 7, 2013 Nooga.com - Rep. Chuck Fleischmann Supports Government Funding Bill, Rep. Scott DesJarlais Opposes
Feb. 6, 2013 Require Presidential Leadership and No Deficit Act
Feb. 6, 2013 Congressman Scott DesJarlais Votes in Favor of "Require a Plan Act"
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