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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
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
Sept. 3, 2012 Nooga.com - Many Americans Still Face Economic Hardship
Sept. 2, 2012 Blog: This Labor Day Serves as a Reminder that Many Americans Still Face Economic Hardship
Aug. 22, 2012 DesJarlais Statement on Updated CBO Outlook
Aug. 22, 2012 WGNS Radio - DesJarlais Statement on Updated Congressional Budget Office's Outlook
Aug. 21, 2012 The Tennessean - DesJarlais: Ryan's Path to Prosperity is Best Way to Save Medicare
Aug. 10, 2012 DesJarlais Statement on Senate Failing to Pass a Budget After 1,200 Days
Aug. 9, 2012 The Chattanogan - Regulating Our Nation Into Bankruptcy
July 27, 2012 DesJarlais Statement on Bureau of Economic Analysis Report Showing GDP Growth Has Slowed to 1.5 Percent
July 25, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais Votes in Favor of Auditing the Federal Reserve
July 24, 2012 Preserving America's Family Farms Act
July 24, 2012 GOP Doctors Caucus
July 19, 2012 Blog: Irresponsible Defense Cuts Place Nation at Unacceptable Risk
July 19, 2012 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House, Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, Nancy Pelosi, Minority Leader; and Steny Hoyer, Minority Whip
July 10, 2012 Repeal of Obamacare Act
June 28, 2012 DesJarlais Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on Affordable Care Act
June 20, 2012 Reps. DesJarlais and Roe Introduce Legislation Disapproving of IRS Actions to Change Impasse Within Affordable Care Act
June 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Holder Contempt Resolution
June 15, 2012 The Tennessean - It's Time to Unburden Business Owners of Federal Regulations
June 12, 2012 Advisory: Oversight Committee Announces Murfreesboro, TN Field Hearing on Regulatory Effects on Job Creation
June 11, 2012 Physicians in Congress Release "Doctors' Note' on Medicare
June 6, 2012 Remembering the D-Day Invasion
June 1, 2012 Representative Desjarlais Statement on the May Unemployment Report
May 31, 2012 DesJarlais Votes to Honor our Nation's Commitment to Veterans
May 28, 2012 Blog: Honoring Those Who Have Served
May 18, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Secretary Department of Health and Human Services
May 10, 2012 House Republicans Fight to Stop Devastating Cuts to Our Nation's Military Forces
May 9, 2012 DesJarlais Snap Act Included as Part of Deficit Reduction Package
May 8, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais Statement on Draft of Contempt of Congress Resolution Against Attorney General Eric Holder
May 1, 2012 Representative DesJarlais Introduces the Andrew P. Carpenter Tax Act
April 27, 2012 DesJarlais Applauds Decision by Department of Labor to Withdraw Rule Prohibiting Children from Working on Farms
April 24, 2012 Letter to The Honorable Douglas H. Shulman, Commissioner, Internal Revenue Service
April 24, 2012 Blog: Despite What President Obama Claims, Reagan Would Not Support Buffett Rule
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