U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais

Representing the 4th District of Tennessee

Press Releases

May
20
2014
Legislation Will Provide Critical Resources for the Chickamauga Lock

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) today voted in favor of H.R. 3080: The Water Resources Reform & Development Act of 2014 (WRRDA). This legislation will provide important financial resources for repairs to the Chickamauga Lock by prioritizing water infrastructure spending and reforming the Inland Waterways Trust Fund. WRRDA passed the House 412-4.

Apr
16
2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Wednesday, April 16, 2014, the Run Now Relay team met with the office of Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) while traveling through Washington, D.C. on their way to Boston, Massachusetts.

Feb
7
2014

National Journal has ranked Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) as the fourth most conservative member of the United States House of Representatives and the most conservative member of the Tennessee delegation.

Jan
29
2014

Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement following President Obama’s 2014 State of the Union address:

Jan
15
2014

Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement after voting against the Fiscal Year 2014 Omnibus Appropriations bill:

Jan
14
2014

Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement on the announcement that 36,250 Tennessee residents have signed up for Obamacare:  

Jan
10
2014

Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) issued the following statement on the December Unemployment Report showing that the economy added just 74,000 jobs in December - well below expectations of 200,000:

Jan
7
2014

On January 7, 2014, the United States House of Representatives gaveled in the second session of the 113th Congress.

Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement:

Dec
19
2013

Representative Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04), today introduced the “Restoring our Commitment to our Nation’s Veterans Act.” This legislation would replace the cost of living adjustment (COLA) cuts for military retirees that were included in the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013 with reductions to the Affordable Care Act’s Prevention and Public Health Fund.

Dec
12
2013

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) today released the following statement after voting against the Ryan-Murray budget deal:

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