Congressman Scott Garrett

Representing the 5th District of New Jersey

Press Releases

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.

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.