Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

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):

Dec 7, 2011 Press Release

Budget and Accounting Transparency Act would bring taxpayer liabilities out from the shadows of opaque budget process

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Dec 7, 2011 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC, December 7, 2011 - 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 review legislation to reform the secondary mortgage market: