Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

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:

Feb 8, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, delivered the following opening statement today at a hearing to examine the extraterritorial reach of provisions included in Dodd-Frank relating to the over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives market:  

Feb 7, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Vice Chairman of the House Budget Committee, today applauded House passage of H.R. 3581, the Budget and Accounting Transparency Act.  Introduced by Garrett in December as part of a comprehensive set of budget process reform measures, H.R.

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Feb 7, 2012 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Vice Chairman of the House Budget Committee, delivered the following speech on the House floor today in support of H.R.

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Feb 2, 2012 Press Release

 

WASHINGTON, DC – Rep Scott Garrett (NJ-05) honored Vernon native and 2011 Chaplain of the Year award recipient Chaplain (Capt.) Karen A. Hallett with a speech on the House floor and a recommendation to lead the House of Representative’s opening prayer on February 1, 2012.

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: