Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Mar 6, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) issued the following statement today after learning of the death of Rep. Donald M. Payne (D-NJ):

Feb 23, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) presented United States Army Veteran and Oxford resident Michael Kush with the Purple Heart for wounds received while serving in the Iraq War in 2003.

Feb 17, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) issued the following statement today to mark the third anniversary of the president’s failed “stimulus” package being signed into law:

Feb 17, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, today applauded passage of H.R.

Feb 13, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Vice Chairman of the House Budget Committee and Chairman of the Budget and Spending Task Force for the Republican Study Committee (RSC), issued the following statement today after President Obama released his $3.8 trillion fiscal year 2013 budget:

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Feb 10, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) today announced that he is now accepting submissions for the 2012 Congressional Art Competition.  This nationwide competition allows Members of Congress to showcase the talent of high school students in their districts and pay tribute the nation’s most gifted young artists.

Feb 10, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Congressional Constitution Caucus, issued the following statement today after the Obama Administration announced that it would rethink its decision mandating religious employers that provide group health insurance to cover all forms of contraception, regardless of the tenets of their faith:

Feb 9, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, issued the following statement today regarding the foreclosure settlement agreement: