U.S. Congressman Scott DesJarlais

Representing the 4th District of Tennessee

Press Releases

Nov
18
2013

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) has sponsored legislation calling for the House to impeach Attorney General Eric Holder for high crimes and misdemeanors.

Congressman DesJarlais released the following statement:

Nov
13
2013

Today, the White House released the Affordable Care Act enrollment numbers showing that only 106,185 people have successfully signed up since November 2nd.

Congressman DesJarlais released the following statement:

Oct
2
2013

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (R-TN-04) released the following statement on the government shutdown:

“The people of Tennessee’s Fourth Congressional District are overwhelmingly opposed to the president’s health care law and have been vocal in asking me to hold the line in preventing its implementation.

Oct
2
2013

Today the United States Senate passed a continuing resolution stripping the House provision defunding the Affordable Care Act (ACA). This legislation will now head over to the United States House of Representatives to be voted on over the weekend. Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (R-TN-04) released the following statement:

Sep
20
2013

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (R-TN-04) released the following statement after voting in favor of a Continuing Resolution that would defund ObamaCare while keeping the government running until December 15, 2013:

Issues:
Aug
20
2013

“I felt I owed Ms. Molina an honest answer to her question. We are a nation of laws and breaking those laws have consequences. While this country has always had a generous immigration policy, we simply cannot condone individuals coming here illegally. As a Member of Congress, I strongly believe I have a responsibility to be truthful, even if that means delivering difficult news.”

Jul
29
2013

Washington, July 29 - Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (R-TN-04) released the following statement on President Obama’s scheduled visit to Chattanooga, Tennessee on Tuesday, July 30, 2013:

Jul
19
2013

Washington, July 19 - Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (R-TN-04) today issued the following statement in support of H.R. 5, the Student Success Act, which was approved by the United States House of Representatives.

Jun
27
2013

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) released the following statement on the immigration bill that was approved by the United States Senate:

Jun
25
2013

Congressman Scott DesJarlais, M.D. (TN-04) today introduced legislation prohibiting the president from using taxpayer dollars to supply Syrian rebels with military aid and equipment. This legislation would ban the Department of Defense (DOD), the CIA and all other intelligence agencies from funding any military, paramilitary or covert operations in Syria. 

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