Representative Scott Garrett's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: Scott Garrett
Current Office: U.S. House - District 5, Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Running, Republican for U.S. House - District 5
General Nov. 4, 2014
Primary June 3, 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
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5/08/14 Letter to Shaun Donovan, Secretary of the Departing of Housing and Urban Development -- Diversion of Sandy Funds 3/11/14 Garrett Statement on Senate Announcement to Address Housing Finance Reform 3/04/14 The Record - Culture of Control is Unfair & Un-American 1/08/14 Wall Street Journal - Republican Lawmakers Back Mortgage-Fee Increases 12/10/13 Garrett Statement on Mel Watt's Confirmation 11/14/13 Wall Street Journal - Fairholme Seeks to Profit From Growing Interest in Fannie, Freddie 10/29/13 Hearing of the House Committee on Financial Services - FHA Bailout 9/25/13 Rep. Garrett Statement on Reports of Possible FHA Bailout 7/24/13 PATH Act to Create Sustainable Housing Finance System Passes Financial Services Committee 7/24/13 PATH Act to Protect Taxpayers & Homeowners Passes Committee 7/23/13 Garrett Introduces PATH Act to Create Sustainable Housing Finance System 7/11/13 Committee Leaders Announce PATH Act to End Taxpayer Bailout and Create Sustainable Housing Finance System 4/29/13 The Orange County Register - Scott Garrett: Accounting Tricks Hide FHA Insurance Risk 1/31/13 Wall Street Journal - Hope for Housing Reform? 7/31/12 Garrett Statement on FHFA Principal Forgiveness Ruling 6/27/12 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013 5/09/12 Garrett Offers Amendment to Protect Investors 5/09/12 Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2013 5/07/12 Hearing of the Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee - Federal Housing Finance Agency's (FHFA) Real Estate Owned (REO) Pilot Program 2/09/12 Foreclosure Settlement Agreement Won't Correct Housing Slump 2/01/12 Obama Refinance Plan is Wrong Approach to Fixing Nation's Housing Woes 12/16/11 Garrett Backs SEC Lawsuit against Fannie and Freddie Execs 12/15/11 Garrett Applauds Subcommittee Passage of Private Mortgage Market Investment Act 11/15/11 Garrett: FHA Report Proves Conforming Loan Level Increase is Reckless 11/03/11 Hearing of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises - Reform the Secondary Mortgage Market 10/27/11 Wall Street Journel - Loan Limit Battle Looms For House Republicans 10/26/11 WSJ - GOP Lawmaker Readies Mortgage Proposal 9/07/11 Hearing of the Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee of the House Financial Services Committee - Mortgage Market 9/01/11 New York Field Hearing Will Focus On Building A Robust Private Mortgage Market Without Taxpayer Guarantees 7/12/11 Second Round Of Bills Reforming Fannie, Freddie Approved By Subcommittee 7/08/11 Reforms of Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Continue Making Progress 5/23/11 Garrett Announces Subcommittee Hearing On 7 Bills To End Bailout of Fannie, Freddie 4/06/11 Subcommittee Approves 8 Bills To Reform Fannie Mae And Freddie Mac 4/05/11 Bookmark and Share Subcommittee Debates Proposals to Protect Taxpayers from Ongoing Bailout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac 3/30/11 Garrett Announces Subcommittee Hearing On Legislative Proposals For Immediate Reforms Of Fannie, Freddie 3/29/11 Reuters - Republicans Unveil Bills Targeting Fannie, Freddie 3/01/11 Purely Private Mortgage Finance Market Is Achievable 3/01/11 Associated Press - Key House Republican Praises Obama Housing Plan 2/11/11 Garrett Responds to Obama Administration Report on Reform of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac 2/10/11 Associated Press - Republicans: Halt Taxpayer Aid for Fannie, Freddie 2/10/11 The Hill - Fannie, Freddie Fight Starts Fresh at Financial Services 2/09/11 Garrett Calls to Order First Hearing to Examine GSE Reform 2/08/11 The Washington Post - U.S. Should Step Back from Mortgage Business, Industry Leaders Say 2/08/11 Congressional Quarterly - Garrett Pushes for End to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac 2/07/11 CQ Weekley - Remodeling Fannie and Freddie - CQ Weekly 2/07/11 U.s. Should Step Back from Mortgage Business, Industry Leaders Say 2/02/11 Garrett Announces Subcommittee Hearing To Tackle Fannie, Freddie Reform 1/26/11 Congressional Quarterly - Garrett Calls on Obama to Release Overhaul Report on Fannie, Freddie 11/02/10 The New York Times - An Effort to Adapt a European-Style Tool to U.S. Mortgages 10/21/10 Garrett Statement on FHFA Announcement to Double Size of Fannie and Freddie Bailout