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Ranking Member David Scott's Statement on the House Republican Budget Resolution

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House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member David Scott today released the below statement in response to the House Republican budget resolution that would make devastating cuts to programs that support America’s agricultural sector and low-income families. “Today’s Republican budget resolution is stale, shortsighted, ineffective, and irresponsible. Unfortunately, this is what…

Ranking Member David Scott and Agriculture Committee Democrats Send Letter to Speaker McCarthy, Draw Red Line on SNAP

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Today, House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member David Scott (D-GA-13) led Agriculture Committee Democrats in a letter to Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA-20), signed by every Democratic Member of the Committee, regarding continued proposals by members of the House Republican leadership to take food away from hungry Americans by weakening SNAP, the nation's most effective…

Ranking Member David Scott Slams Republican House Leadership Attacks on America's Hungry Families

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House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member David Scott released the below statement in response to reports that senior Members of the House Republican Leadership are continuing their attacks on SNAP, our nation’s most effective anti-hunger program. "Even as a bipartisan delegation of the House Agriculture Committee held a farm bill listening session in Maine, senior House…

Ranking Member David Scott Opening Statement at Crypto Currency Legislation Markup

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House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member David Scott today delivered the following statement at a full Committee markup of the Financial Innovation and Technology for the 21st Century Act (H.R. 4763), a crypto currency bill. Watch the full hearing here. [As prepared for delivery] I want to thank the Chairman for taking on such a complex and volatile market and…

David Scott, Stabenow, Thompson, Boozman, Joint Statement on SNAP Payment Error Rate

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House Agriculture Committee Chairman Glenn "GT" Thompson, House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member David Scott, Senate Agriculture Committee Chair Debbie Stabenow, and Senate Agriculture Committee Ranking Member John Boozman, released the following statement today following the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) release of SNAP payment error rates for…

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