Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

May 3, 2013 Press Release

Glen Rock, NJ – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), issued the following statement after the FBI added Joanne Chesimard to the Most Wanted Terrorist list for her 1973 murder of New Jersey State Trooper Werner Foerster: 

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May 1, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, today issued the following statement after Rep. Mel Watt (D-NC) was nominated by President Obama to be director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA). 

Apr 30, 2013 Press Release

Glen Rock, NJ – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) today announced the opening of Mobile Constituent Service hours in Hackensack, NJ, and issued the following statement:

Apr 26, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) today sent a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry urging the Obama administration to seek the immediate release of two Syrian Bishops who were recently kidnapped.

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Apr 12, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) reintroduced legislation (H.R. 1458) today to honor fallen Marine and Waldwick native Joseph D’Augustine by renaming the United States Post Office building located at 1 Walter Hammond Place in Waldwick, NJ the “Staff Sergeant Joseph D’Augustine Post Office Building.”

Apr 10, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), a senior Member of the House Budget Committee and Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, issued the following statement today after President Obama released his 2014 budget:

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Mar 21, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), senior Member of the House Budget Committee and Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, issued the following statement after the House passed the Fiscal Year 2014 budget today:

Mar 20, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, applauded passage of H.R. 1256, the Swap Jurisdictional Certainty Act, by the House Agriculture Committee today by a unanimous voice vote.  Yesterday, Rep. Garrett was joined by Rep.

Mar 20, 2013 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressmen Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, John Carney (D-DE), Mike Conaway (R-TX), and David Scott (D-GA) introduced H.R.