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Scott Garrett's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: Scott Garrett
Office: U.S. House (NJ) - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Mary Ellen; 2 Children: Jennifer, Brittany
Birth Date: 07/09/1959
Birth Place: Englewood, NJ
Home City: Wantage, NJ
Religion: Protestant
Date Title
April 9, 2014 Subcommittee Examines Proposals to Grow the Economy and Create Jobs
Feb. 9, 2014 New Jersey Herald: CBO report confirms our fears about ObamaCare
Jan. 14, 2014 Small Business Mergers, Acquisitions, Sales, and Brokerage Simplification Act of 2013
Dec. 4, 2013 Small Business Capital Access and Job Preservation Act
Oct. 30, 2013 Swaps Regulatory Improvement Act
Oct. 23, 2013 Subcommittee Examines Legislative Proposals to Further Reduce Impediments to Capital Formation
Sept. 10, 2013 National Association of Registered Agents and Brokers Reform Act of 2013
July 22, 2013 Letter to Mary Jo White, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman - Questioning Legality of Proposed Rule
July 11, 2013 Politico - House GOP Eyes Small-Business Bill
July 10, 2013 Garrett Statement on SEC Approval of JOBS ACT Requirement to Lift General Solicitation Ban
June 12, 2013 Regulatory Barriers Continue to Hinder Capital Formation
June 11, 2013 Politico - House GOP Eyes JOBS Act 2.0
June 7, 2013 Letter to Speaker Boehner and Majority Leader Canter - Market Place Fairness Act
June 5, 2013 Hearing Examines Role of Proxy Advisory Firms
May 14, 2013 Reuters - SEC chair agrees with calls for U.S. stock market review - official
Feb. 15, 2013 McHenry Introduces JOBS Act Deadline Bill
Feb. 6, 2013 Nonadmitted and Reinsurance Reform Act
Sept. 13, 2012 Joint Hearing of the Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee and the TARP, Financial Services Bailouts of Public and Private Programs Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee - Implementation of the JOBS Act
Sept. 13, 2012 National Security and Job Protection Act
Aug. 17, 2012 Garrett Statement on Treasury Decision to Amend Terms of Fannie and Freddie Bailout
July 25, 2012 Red Tape Reduction and Small Business Job Creation Act
July 24, 2012 Subcommittee to Focus on Benefits, Burdens of Sarbanes-Oxley Act on Eve of 10th Anniversary
July 6, 2012 Hearing to Examine Dodd-Frank Act's Effects on Job Creators, Consumers and Investors
June 20, 2012 Hearing of the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises - Market Structure
June 19, 2012 Subcommittee to Assess Market Structure and Impact on Innovation, Competition and Quality
April 15, 2012 Garrett Praises JOBS Act After Attending Bill Signing at White House
March 28, 2012 Remarks at the United States Chamber of Commerce: "Restoring American Competitiveness."
March 26, 2012 Business Risk Mitigation and Price Stabilization Act of 2012
March 21, 2012 Hearing of the Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee - Review of the Indemnification Provisions in Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Act
March 8, 2012 Garrett Votes for Bill to Unleash Entrepreneurial Spirit on U.S. Economy
March 7, 2012 Jump Start Our Business Startups Act
Nov. 12, 2011 The Express-Times - Small Businesses are Key to Job Creation, Not Government
Nov. 3, 2011 Entrepreneur Access to Capital Act
Nov. 3, 2011 Access to Capital for Job Creators Act
Nov. 2, 2011 RSC Unveils Proposal to Create Jobs Through Economic Growth
Oct. 31, 2011 Himes, Garrett to Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect U.S. Competitiveness
Sept. 21, 2011 Garrett Chairs Hearing to Review Legislative Proposals to Promote Small Business Capital Formation
Sept. 20, 2011 Committee Continues Focus on Promoting Small Business Access to Capital
July 21, 2011 Consumer Financial Protection Safety and Soundness Improvement Act of 2011
June 23, 2011 America Invents Act
Jan. 26, 2011 Garrett: Eliminating Unnecessary Regulations Important to Job Creation
Jan. 25, 2011 Garrett Reacts to Obama's State of the Union Address
Dec. 17, 2010 Garrett Introduces Legislation to Protect Investors Already Defrauded by Bernie Madoff
Sept. 23, 2010 Garrett Opening Statement for Capital Markets Subcommittee Hearing to Assess the Limitations of the Securities Investor Protection Act
July 22, 2010 Garrett Introduces Bill to Protect Private Sector from Costly Government Mandates
March 18, 2010 Garrett Introduces United States Covered Bond Act
Feb. 24, 2010 Garrett And Murphy Announce "Scrap The MAP" Legislation
Dec. 9, 2009 Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 4173, Wall Street Reform And Consumer Protection Act Of 2009
Dec. 9, 2009 Wall Street Reform And Consumer Protection Act Of 2009
Oct. 28, 2009 Op-Ed: Garrett Fighting To Keep Costs Down For Small Businesses
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