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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
Oct. 13, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Returns from Healthcare-Focused Congressional Delegation Trip to Afghanistan
Oct. 4, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes Against Short-Term Continuing Resolution
Sept. 23, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes Against Amended Continuing Resolution
Sept. 22, 2011 Nooga.com - Fleischmann Votes in Favor of Continuing Resolution, DesJarlais Holds Back
Sept. 21, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes Against Continuing Resolution
Sept. 20, 2011 Nooga.com - Area Lawmakers Shelve Obama's Deficit Plan
Sept. 16, 2011 Knoxville News Sentinel - U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais Bill Would Repeal NLRB Rule
Sept. 16, 2011 The Daily Herald - Rep's Bill Would Undo New Rule on Unions
Sept. 15, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Statement on Passage of Protecting Jobs from Government Interference Act
Sept. 12, 2011 Legislation Will Repeal National Labor Relations Board Rule Mandating Employers Post Unionization Rights
Sept. 10, 2011 Knoxville News Sentinel - ET Republicans Differ in Reactions to Obama's Jobs Pitch
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
Sept. 9, 2011 The Tennessean - State GOP Lawmakers Slam Obama's Jobs Plan
Sept. 8, 2011 The Ag Minute: Key Job-Boosting Measures Need Action By President Obama & Senator Reid
Sept. 2, 2011 Eliminating Costly Unfunded Mandate on Road Signs
Sept. 1, 2011 Blog: The President's Plan for Creating Jobs
Aug. 31, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Visits Richland LLC in Pulaski, Tennessee as Part of Tennessee Job Creators Tour
Aug. 30, 2011 Corker, Alexander, DesJarlais, Fleischmann Welcome DOT Proposal to Eliminate Costly Road Sign Replacement Deadlines
Aug. 18, 2011 Chatanoogan.com - DesJarlais: The Super Committee On Deficit Reduction - And Response
Aug. 17, 2011 Rep. DesJarlais Launches District-Wide "Listening to Tennessee" Tour
Aug. 8, 2011 Statement on Action by S&P
Aug. 1, 2011 DesJarlais Votes Against Budget Control Act of 2011
July 30, 2011 DesJarlais Votes Against Reid Plan
July 29, 2011 DesJarlais Votes Against Budget Control Act
July 29, 2011 Letter to Secretary Duncan
July 21, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives, and The Honorable Eric Cantor, Majority Leader, U.S. House of Representatives
July 20, 2011 Representative DesJarlais Votes Against Cut, Cap and Balance Act
July 14, 2011 DesJarlais Calls on Administration to Clarify Misleading Debt Payment Default Statements, Protect Seniors, Military
July 14, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack H. Obama, President of the United States
July 13, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Harry Reid, Senate Majority Leader
July 13, 2011 Blog: Democrats in Washington Could Learn A lot from the Tennessee General Assembly
July 12, 2011 Blog: A Real Strategy for Creating Jobs
July 7, 2011 DesJarlais Cosponsors Legislation to Help Storm Victims
June 23, 2011 House Education Committee Approves Second Education Reform Bill
June 22, 2011 DesJarlais Statement to Senator Reid: Send H.R. 872 to Senate Floor for a Vote
June 21, 2011 Roe, DesJarlais and Buschon: GOP Doctors Eager to Talk Healthcare with Obama
June 21, 2011 DesJarlais, Fleischmann Introduce First Bill: Legislation Stops Unfunded Road Sign Mandate and Saves Tennessee $50 Million
June 15, 2011 Letter to Chairman Gensler
June 6, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives and The Honorable Eric Cantor Majority Leader, U.S. House of Representatives
June 2, 2011 Representative DesJarlais to Vote "No" on Clean Debt Limit Increase
May 31, 2011 GOP Doctor Caucus
May 31, 2011 The Chattanoogan-Fleischmann, DesJarlais Vote Against Debt Limit Increase
May 5, 2011 Rep. DesJarlais Votes to Expand American Energy Production, Create Jobs and Lower Gas Prices
May 4, 2011 Federal Government Designates Bledsoe County as a Major Disaster Area
May 4, 2011 Congressmen Roe, Corker, Duncan, DesJarlais skeptical of Pakistan
May 2, 2011 We Will Prevail in the War on Terror
May 2, 2011 Statement on Death of Osama bin Laden
April 30, 2011 Letter to President Obama Regarding State of Emergency
April 27, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States
April 21, 2011 Hearing of the Education and Workforce Committee - The Role of Higher Education in Job Growth and Development
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