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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: Running, 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
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. 18, 2012 Statement on SOPA
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 Representative DesJarlais Votes for Balanced Budget Amendment to the Constitution
Nov. 18, 2011 Proposing a 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
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 The Tennessean - State GOP Lawmakers Slam Obama's Jobs Plan
Sept. 9, 2011 Letter to President Obama
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
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