Mobile Menu - OpenMobile Menu - Closed

U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais

Representing the 4th District of Tennessee

Press Releases

Jan
18
2012

While protecting intellectual property and guarding against online piracy is important, we need to find a better way to do so than this bill. Congress should not stifle the legitimate and legal use of the internet and the freedom and innovation it fosters. 

Jan
18
2012

Our nation is over 15 trillion dollars in debt.

But what does 15 trillion dollars of debt really mean?

Jan
5
2012

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s announcement that he will reduce the United States' military forces.

Dec
22
2011

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) issued the following statement upon the announcement that the House and Senate have reached a deal to extend the payroll tax break for two months:

Dec
16
2011

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) issued the following statement after voting against the end of year omnibus package:

Dec
15
2011

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN04) issued the following statement regarding today’s announcement that United States military officially declared an end to its mission in Iraq:

Dec
13
2011

On Tuesday, December 13, 2011, Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) voted in favor of H.R. 3630, The Middle Class Tax Relief & Job Creation Act. This legislation addresses a number of provisions that are scheduled to expire at the end of this year.

Dec
12
2011

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) announced that “Stop Rewarding States for Recruiting Additional Food Stamp Recipients” was the winner of last week’s YouCut program. The congressman is now in the process of drafting legislation that will prevent the federal government from issuing bonuses to states for signing up additional food stamp recipients.

Dec
8
2011

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) released the following statement after the House passed the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act (H.R. 10), a bill that reins in out of control federal regulations by requiring congressional approval for any federal regulation with an economic impact of $100 million or more.

Dec
7
2011

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) issued the following statement on the 70th anniversary of the attacks on Pearl Harbor:

Our nation places special importance and reverence on certain dates: July 4th, September 11th and today, December 7th.  

Pages