U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais

Representing the 4th District of Tennessee

Press Releases

Jul
17
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) will introduce legislation on Monday that will allow military personnel who have received firearms training to carry firearms on military bases and United States military recruitment facilities.

Congressman DesJarlais released the following statement:

Jul
16
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement on the shooting in Chattanooga, TN:

Jul
14
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement following today’s announcement of the “Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action” nuclear deal with Iran:

Jul
10
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement after voting against H.R. 6, the 21st Century Cures Act:

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Jul
8
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement after voting against H.R. 5, The Student Success Act:

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Jul
1
2015
Act Exempts Families of Troops Killed in the Line of Duty from Paying Taxes on Forgiven Student Loans

Representative Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) has introduced H.R. 2874, the Andrew P. Carpenter Tax Act.

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Jun
25
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement in response to the Supreme Court of the United States’ decision in King v. Burwell upholding tax subsidies issued by federally run exchanges:

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May
28
2015

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement in response to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Army Corps of Engineers final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule. This rule further obscures the original intent of the Clean Water Act (CWA) by significantly expanding waters subject to federal jurisdiction.

May
12
2015
Award Reflects Putting Principle Ahead of Petty Politics

The American Conservative Union (ACU) Chairman Matt Schlapp today presented Rep.

Apr
15
2015
Bi-Partisan Senate Bill Would Provide Congressional Review of Iran Nuclear Deal

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement after the Senate Foreign Relations Committee voted 19-0 to approve the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act of 2015, which requires congressional review of any final agreement with Iran:

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