Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) issued the following statement calling for travel restrictions to and from West Africa in order to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus in the United States:
Nation’s Largest Industrial Trade Association Says Rep. DesJarlais Champion of Manufacturing
The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) has awarded U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) the NAM Award for Manufacturing Legislative Excellence. The award is based on his votes in the 113th Congress on issues that are critical to manufacturing in the United States.
Oklahoma Federal Judge Rules Tax Subsidies Unlawful in States with Federally-run Insurance Exchange
A federal judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Oklahoma ruled today that ObamaCare tax subsidies cannot go to residents of states with a federally-run insurance exchange rather than a state-run exchange. Judge Ronald White wrote, "The court holds that the IRS Rule is arbitrary, capricious, an abuse of discretion or otherwise not in accordance with law."
Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) issued the following statement on the announcement that Attorney General Eric Holder will resign from the Department of Justice:
Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) issued the following statement regarding Lois Lerner’s interview with Politico:
WASHINGTON, D.C. — The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB), the nation’s leading small business association, today named U.S. Rep. Scott DesJarlais (TN-04) a Guardian of Small Business for his outstanding voting record on behalf of America’s small-business owners in the 113th Congress.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) issued the following statement on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001:
“Today marks 13 years since our nation was brutally and savagely attacked by the terrorist group al-Qaeda.
Congressman Scott DesJarlais, MD (TN-04) today issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision in the Hobby Lobby case.
Congressman Scott DesJarlais, MD (TN-04) released the following statement after Senators Corker (R-TN) and Murphy (D-CT) released a plan to raise the gas tax by 12 cents over the next two years: