Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Jun 20, 2014 Press Release

The House Financial Services Committee today approved H.R. 4387, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Transparency and Accountability Act, by a vote of 32-27.  Introduced by Rep.

Jun 20, 2014 Press Release



Rep. Garrett gets an up-close look at the work done by the Musconetcong Watershed
Association—in 2006, Garrett helped make the river a part of the National Wild and Scenic River System.

Jun 18, 2014 Press Release



The House passed Rep. Garrett’s bill to rename the Waldwick Post Office

Jun 10, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) today voted for H.R. 4810, the Veteran Access to Care Act of 2014, to protect veterans from future failures at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA).

Jun 5, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – 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 today in reaction to Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chair Mary Jo White's speech entitled, "Enhancing Our Equity Market Structure":

Jun 4, 2014 Press Release


Rep. Garrett (back row, center) hosts a Model Congress for 48 students
from 24 Fifth District high schools at Ridgewood High School.

Jun 3, 2014 Press Release

Glen Rock, NJ – Congressman Garrett’s Fifth District STAFF will be available at the following locations during the month of June:

June 5, 2014
River Vale: 9:30am to 11:30am
Municipal Building
406 Rivervale Road
River Vale, NJ

West Milford: 10:00am to 12:00pm
Borough Hall

Jun 3, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. In light of the news that the Veterans Affairs’ (VA) inspector general found evidence of systemic problems throughout the VA, late yesterday afternoon Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ) led the entire NJ Delegation in writing a letter to seven VA facility directors that treat NJ veterans.  

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May 22, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Garrett and 23 of his colleagues are urging the State Department to condemn the ruling handed down by Sudan’s court.  Additionally, they are urging the State Department to call on the Sudanese government to respect human rights and free Ms. Ibrahim and her young son immediately.

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May 14, 2014 Press Release


Rep. Garrett congratulates Old Tappan Resident Soyoung Park for taking first place in the