U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais

Representing the 4th District of Tennessee

Press Releases

Jan
5
2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Scott Desjarlais, M.D., voted today for the Midnight Rules Relief Act, legislation to prevent last-minute regulations from the outgoing Obama Administration from taking effect.

Dec
16
2016

Nashville, Tenn. – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam announced Thursday evening December 15th that Sevier County will receive federal aid assistance through a Presidential Disaster Declaration as the county begins its recovery from the devastating wildfires of Nov. 28, 2016.

Dec
12
2016

WASHINGTON - Members of Tennessee’s Congressional delegation today urged President Obama to quickly approve Governor Haslam’s request for a major disaster declaration for the State of Tennessee to help five Tennessee counties impacted by wildfires and severe weather in November rebuild and recover.

Dec
7
2016

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, members of the Tennessee delegation sent a bipartisan, bicameral letter to Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt to request CMS extend the open enrollment period for Medicare beneficiaries in Sevier County, Tennessee due to the recent wildfires.

Oct
18
2016

Washington, D.C. – There is more to celebrate in October than just Halloween. This October is National Book Month. “As a father, I know that reading is essential to a child’s success and growth. That is why I am encouraging every teacher to further immerse their students in a new journey by falling into a good book”.

Sep
22
2016

WASHINGTON, D.C., Sept. 22, 2016 – U.S. Senators Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) along with U.S. Representatives Diane Black (R-Tenn.), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tenn.), Steve Cohen (D-Tenn.), Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.), John J. Duncan, Jr.

Sep
12
2016

Rep. DesJarlais Statement on September 11th

Washington, DC- Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) made the following statement marking the 15th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001 terror attacks.

Jun
28
2016

Rep. DesJarlais Statement on the Passing of Pat Summitt


WASHINGTON, DC –Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D (TN-04) released the following statement on the passing of Pat Summitt:

Jun
14
2016

House Oversight Committee to Vote on Censuring IRS Commissioner John Koskinen

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