Thursday Aug 14
Scott listens, responds to questions during visit to Gray
Congressman Austin Scott was in Gray Aug. 6 to meet with constituents and listen to their concerns.
Thursday Aug 14
Rep. Austin Scott visits Centerville, talks about lawsuit against the President
On Wednesday, August 13, U.S. Rep. Austin Scott visited the city of Centerville -- approximately thirty miles south of Macon-- and spoke at a local pharmacy in an effort to bring attention to the issue of Medicaid cuts and how he believes that those cuts are putting some small pharmacies out of business.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Thomasville Times Enterprise
Rep. Scott visits THS & Scholars Academy
Congressman Austin Scott, U.S. representative for Georgia's Eighth Congressional District, visited Thursday with Thomasville High School and Scholars Academy - where he talked with students and school administration about the schools' technology and achievements, while addressing various questions presented by students.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Thoughts On The Dean/Tidwell Race - And Response
I follow politics fairly close and try to keep up with what is going on. There's really not many surprises in politics when you stop to think about it.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Congressman Scott: Clayton MARTA vote could revive Macon to Atlanta commuter line
Congressman David Scott says the MARTA vote in Clayton County could be the boost talks about commuter rail from Macon to Atlanta.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
The Macon Telegraph
Export-Import Bank at center of economic debate
A government bank that’s financed millions of dollars of exports from Georgia is under fire in the U.S. House of Representatives, where some high-ranking leaders say the bank amounts to a taxpayer subsidy for crony capitalism.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Highway Funding Gets a Short Term Patch
The search for a way to continue to pay for road construction and transit projects came down to the wire last night, and in the end, the House and Senate agreed on a $10.6 billion short term funding measure that will keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent through May, 2015.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
GOP slugs it out on immigration
Instead of focusing their attacks on Democrats and President Obama over immigration issues, Republicans in Congress spent a full day battling each other on Thursday, as House GOP leaders delayed the start of a summer break in an effort to approve a bill that deals with the recent surge of kids across the southern U.S. border.
Legislators dispute 'hot goods' provision
Some members of Congress want the Department of Labor to stop enforcing a law that can suspend fresh produce shipments.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Network Branded Prepaid Card Association has named Doug Bower as executive director and president, effective Aug. 5. He comes from BlueYield, an auto lending exchange, where he served as the executive vice president of business development.
Congressmen Condemning Obama For Bergdahl Swap
Congressmen from both sides of the aisle are condemning President Obama for the prisoner swap that freed Army Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl.