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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
May 21, 2013 Letter to Marilyn Tavenner, Acting Administrator of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services - Details on Administration Medicare Policy
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 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 Congressman DesJarlais Statement on The Tragedy in Boston
April 15, 2013 Daily News Journal - 'Justice will be Served' to Boston Attackers, DesJarlais says
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 Congressman Scott DesJarlais Votes in Favor of "Require a Plan Act"
Feb. 6, 2013 Require Presidential Leadership and No Deficit Act
Feb. 5, 2013 The White House Must Stick Within a Budget
Feb. 1, 2013 Congressman Scott DesJarlais Comments on Labor Department's January Jobs Report
Jan. 23, 2013 Representative Scott DesJarlais Votes Against Legislation Raising the Debt Limit
Jan. 14, 2013 Congressmen Participate in No Labels Conference
Jan. 4, 2013 Representative Scott DesJarlais Statement on December Unemployment Report
Jan. 3, 2013 DesJarlais Sworn into 113th Congress
Dec. 20, 2012 Balancing the Budget
Dec. 13, 2012 Commendation for Governor Haslam's Business Decision
Nov. 14, 2012 Let's End Partisan Gridlock
Nov. 8, 2012 House Joint Resolution 112
Oct. 23, 2012 Desjarlais and Oversight Colleagues Demand More Detailed, Comprehensive Answers from IRS and Treasury
Oct. 4, 2012 Blog: Maintaining the Balance of Power
Sept. 21, 2012 Nooga.com - House Approves Rep. Scott DesJarlais Tax Bill for Families of Killed Soldiers
Sept. 20, 2012 Nooga.com - House Approves Rep. Scott DesJarlais Tax Bill for Families of Killed Soldiers
Sept. 19, 2012 Andrew P. Carpenter Tax Act
Sept. 13, 2012 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 11, 2012 Blog: Eleven Years After 9/11
Sept. 7, 2012 Representative DesJarlais Statement on August Unemployment Numbers
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