Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Feb 1, 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 after the Obama administration released the details of a massive, government-backed mortgage refinance program:

Jan 26, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Vice Chairman of the House Budget Committee, today applauded passage by the House Budget Committee of H.R. 3581, the Budget and Accounting Transparency Act of 2011.  In December, Rep. Garrett introduced H.R.

Jan 25, 2012 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.

Jan 24, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), issued the following statement tonight after President Obama delivered his State of the Union address to Congress:

Jan 24, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) issued the following statement today after the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office announced the arrest of Anthony M. Graziano in connection with the firebombing at Congregation Beth El Synagogue in Rutherford on January 11, 2012 and the arson fire at Congregation K’hal Adath Jeshurun in Paramus on January 3, 2012:

Jan 23, 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 announced that he would delay the release of his 2013 budget:

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Jan 18, 2012 Press Release

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 voting for H.J. Res. 98, a congressional resolution of disapproval relating to President Obama’s exercise of authority to increase the debt ceiling by $1.2 trillion:

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Jan 12, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Vice Chairman for 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 requested that the statutory debt ceiling be raised by another $1.2 trillion:

Jan 10, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) issued the following statement today after learning of the tragic death of Assemblyman Alex DeCroce Monday night:

Jan 4, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Congressional Constitution Caucus, issued the following statement today condemning the unconstitutional recess appointment by President Obama of Richard Cordray as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB):