Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

Jul 31, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, issued the following statement regarding today’s closed-door Financial Stability Oversight Council Meeting:

Jul 30, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 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 House Financial Services Committee passed the Federal Reserve Accountability and Transparency (FRAT) Act by a vote of 32 to 26:

Jul 21, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (R-NJ), Chairman of the Financial Services Subcommittee on Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises, issued the following statement today to mark the four year anniversary of the Dodd-Frank Act:

Jul 17, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett issued the following statement upon hearing the tragic news of an accident that took the life of Waldwick police officer and United States Marine Corps veteran Christopher Goodell:

Jul 16, 2014 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – 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 passage of the FY2015 Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Appropriations Bill, H.R.

Jul 10, 2014 Press Release
Co-Sponsors Resolution Supporting Israel’s Right to Defend Itself

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) is calling for a retraction of comments by top White House official Philip Gordon, Special Assistant to the President and White House Coordinator for the Middle East, North Africa, and the Gulf Region.

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Jul 8, 2014 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Monetary Policy and Trade Subcommittee Vice Chairman Bill Huizenga (MI-02) and Capital Markets and Government Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee Chairman Scott Garrett (NJ-05) announced the introduction of H.R. 5018, the Federal Reserve Accountability and Transparency (FRAT) Act.  

Jun 25, 2014 Press Release


Rep. Garrett (right) congratulates Haworth resident Chris Giancarlo for being sworn-in as the
Commissioner of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC).

Jun 25, 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 in reaction to today’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) open meeting.

Jun 24, 2014 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – The House of Representatives today approved H.R. 4413, the Customer Protection and End-User Relief Act.  Introduced by Rep.