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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
March 29, 2012 Representative DesJarlais Votes in Favor of Republican Budget
March 27, 2012 The Washington Times - Health Care Access Denied
March 23, 2012 GOP Doctors Caucus: A Birthday We Aren't Celebrating
March 22, 2012 The Daily News Journal - Black, DesJarlais Vote to Repeal Health Care Advisory Board
March 20, 2012 Eliminating IPAB
March 19, 2012 The Ongoing Health Care Debate
March 2, 2012 Mitt Romney Announces Support of Tennessee Congressman Scott DesJarlais
Feb. 29, 2012 The Tennessean - For Tennessee Freshman Lawmakers, First Year Was Filled with Frustration, Some Successes
Feb. 29, 2012 Legislation Prevents State and Local Governments from Using Federal Economic Development Funds to Seize Land Under Eminent Domain
Feb. 28, 2012 DesJarlais Statement on Report from Government Accountability Office Showing Numerous Duplicative Government Efforts
Feb. 17, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais Votes Against Bill Adding $100 Billion Dollars to Nation's Deficit and Debt
Feb. 15, 2012 Committee Leaders Voice Support for K-12 Education Reform Bills
Feb. 15, 2012 GOP Doctors Caucus: Save Medicare
Feb. 13, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais: President's Budget Doubles Down on Failed Policies
Feb. 2, 2012 Letter to Barry Rand
Feb. 1, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais Introduces Bill Preventing Taxpayer Funded Attack Ads Against American Food and Beverage Companies
Jan. 24, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais Responds to President Obama's State of the Union Address
Jan. 24, 2012 Rep. DesJarlais Joins Rep. Cooper on Legislation to Deny Congress's Pay for Failing to Pass a Budget on Time
Jan. 19, 2012 Statement by Rep. DesJarlais on President Obama Denying Permitting for the Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 18, 2012 Statement on SOPA
Jan. 18, 2012 Statement by Rep. DesJarlais in Opposition of Raising the Debt Ceiling
Jan. 18, 2012 Disapproval Resolution Relating to Debt Limit Increase
Jan. 12, 2012 Committee Republicans Urge President to Work with Congress on Reforms to Rein in NLRB
Jan. 5, 2012 Statement on the President's Announcement that he Will Scale Down United States Military Forces
Dec. 23, 2011 Black Statement on Two-Month Payroll Tax Cut Deal
Dec. 22, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Statement on Deal to Extend the Payroll Tax Cut
Dec. 16, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes Against the Omnibus Appropriations Package
Dec. 16, 2011 Nooga.com - Fleischmann Votes in Favor of $1 Trillion Spending Bill, DesJarlais Votes Against
Dec. 14, 2011 The Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act of 2011
Dec. 13, 2011 DesJarlais Votes in Favor of the Middle Class Tax Relief & Job Creation Act
Dec. 12, 2011 DesJarlais Announces Winning YouCut Bill
Dec. 8, 2011 DesJarlais Praises House Passage of REINS Act to Address Excessive Regulations that Hurt Job Creators
Dec. 8, 2011 Chattanoogan.com - DesJarlais Praises House Passage of REINS Act to Address Excessive Regulations that Hurt Job Creators
Dec. 6, 2011 Medicare Beneficiaries and Access to Care
Dec. 1, 2011 GOP Doctors Caucus: Medicare Seniors and Obamacare
Dec. 1, 2011 Pass These Jobs Bills
Nov. 21, 2011 Chattanoogan.com - A Missed Opportunity to End Our Spending Addiction
Nov. 18, 2011 Proposing a Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Nov. 18, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes for Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Nov. 17, 2011 Letter to Representative Hensarling, Senator Murray, and Members of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Nov. 16, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes for National Right-to-Carry Reciprocity Act of 2011
Nov. 4, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Statement on October Jobs Report
Nov. 3, 2011 House Republican Plan for America's Job Creators
Nov. 3, 2011 Fulfilling the Promises Made to our Veterans
Oct. 26, 2011 House Republicans Are Not Waiting to Create Jobs
Oct. 25, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Cosponsors "One Percent Spending Reduction Act of 2011"
Oct. 25, 2011 The Heritage Network - Obama Administration Uses Stimulus Money to Support Ads Attacking Soda
Oct. 19, 2011 Letter to the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction
Oct. 17, 2011 Why the Rush to Waste Taxpayer Dollars?
Oct. 14, 2011 Knoxnews.com - ET Congressmen Impressed with Care for Soldiers in Afghanistan
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