Politicians and Election, Vote in Freedom, Actively Participate in Democracy, Vote for Change, Online referendum
left right close

Scott Garrett

> United States of America > Politicians > Republican Party (United States) > Scott Garrett
Scott Garrett is ready for your opinion, support and vote. Vote online NOW!
photo Scott Garrett

Scott Garrett - for

The U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district, serving since 2003.
 NO! Garrett

Scott Garrett - against

Click, if you do not support Scott Garrett. Say why.

Online election results for "Scott Garrett" in graph.

Graph online : Scott Garrett
Full functionality only if Javascript and Flash is enabled
ENG: Ernest Scott Garrett (born July 9, 1959) is the U.S. Representative for New Jersey's 5th congressional district, serving since 2003. He is a member of the Republican Party. The district includes much of the northwestern portion of the state. He previously served in the New Jersey General Assembly from 1990 to 2002. Early life, education and career Garrett earned a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree from Montclair State University in 1981 and a Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Rutgers School of Law - Camden in 1984. He served in the New Jersey General Assembly from 1990 to 2002 representing the 24th legislative district, which covers all of Sussex County and several municipalities in Morris and Hunterdon counties. U.S. House of Representatives Garrett is considered the most ...
for33against   In my opinion Scott Garrett is quite good politician. For instance, because ... (if I wanted to write why, I wrote it here), positive
for32against   I do not agree. Scott Garrett is bad choice. For instance, because ... (if I wanted to write why, I wrote it here), negative
Current preference ratio
for Scott Garrett

Scott Garrett backs Jobs Through Growth Act

U.S. Rep. Scott Garrett sat in the tasting room of a small winery last month in Warren County and explained to its operators why the president's jobs bill was all wrong. Garrett, R-Warren/Sussex, said the American Jobs Act rehashed failed policies that would result in more debt and fail to cut unemployment. At the time, the congressman did not reveal his plans for generating jobs in New Jersey, where unemployment has stuck around 9 percent for 16 months. Now, Garrett has voiced his support for a jobs bill he believes is a better fit for his district. The Jobs Through Growth Act focuses on ...

American Economy and Jobs by Rep. Scott Garrett

Today our office enjoyed the honor of hosting a very special guest, Congressman Scott Garrett (R-NJ). The US Representative Garrett is many significant committees dealing with the fiscal posture of the US. Congressman Garrett is the Vice Chairman of the House Budget Committee as well as the Chairman of the Budget and Spending Task force for the Republican Study Committee. Leadership roles in many different committees, adds to his experience in solving fiscal policy issues. His talk at the TAA headquarters has turned another dimensionof TAA’s Congressional Talk Series which aims to invite ...

Garrett:Other Ethnicities Are Not As Straight-Forward

It's a little surprising this comment last week from Rep. Scott Garrett (R-N.J.) hasn't gotten more attention. Here's Philip Molnar of the Express-Times: [Local business leaderRichard C. Spanier] said the best people to do business with are those in the American Midwest because of their "straight-forward" attitude. "Other ethnicities are not that way," Garrett said. "They'll say yes to you constantly and then you'll realize they really didn't mean it." Garrett said after the meeting he meant people in other countries. The clarification doesn't really make this comment much less bizarre ...

[TOP 4]

> Scott Garrett > News

Chairman Scott Garrett Opening Statement for Hearing Entitled “Examining the Agenda of Regulators SROs, and Standard-Setters for Accounting, Auditing, and Municipal Securities"
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Capital Markets and Government-Sponsored Enterprises Subcommittee Chairman Scott Garrett (NJ-05) delivered the following remarks at a hearing entitled, “Examining the Agenda of Regulators SROs, and Standard-Setters for Accounting, Auditing, and Municipal Securities”: Congressman Scott Garrett’s opening remarks as prepared for delivery: For the last six years, one of the primary objectives of this Subcommittee – and of the full Financial Services Committee – has been to hold regulators and other governmental bodies accountable to the American public who, lest we forget, ultimately pay the cost and have to contend with rules and regulations issued by Washington In the last three years, our Subcommittee has received testimony from the heads of a number of offices within the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our most recent hearing in April when we heard from the Chief Economist, Office of Compliance and Inspections, Office of Whistleblower, a
Garrett Votes to Stop Cash Ransom Payments to Iran
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) issued the following statement after voting for H.R. 5931, the Prohibiting Future Ransom Payments to Iran Act, to make sure the United States never pays ransom to Iran ever again. Garrett is a co-sponsor of this legislation: “The Obama Administration can try to spin the story all they want, but they took $400 million in cold hard cash, strapped it to shipping pallets, and sent it halfway around the world as a ransom payment to the world’s most notorious state sponsor of terrorism. Even the State Department said that this secretive payment to Iran was used as “leverage” for the release of hostages, basically admitting that they violated longstanding U.S. policy not to pay ransom. “Not only did this payout help fund Iran’s terrorist regime, who is aspiring to build nuclear weapons, it sent a message to the entire world that if you kidnap Americans the U.S. government will pay up. This sets a dangerous precedent and puts Amer
Editorial: The Wells Fargo Standard
Imagine if the Treasury Secretary had to live by new rules for banks. Democrats are waging a non-stop campaign to punish bank executives for misconduct, both real and imagined. After revelations that Wells Fargo fired thousands of employees for setting up accounts without customer permission, Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and her colleagues were howling this week for Wells to claw back bonuses that had been paid to senior executives. Awkwardly for Ms. Warren and her colleagues, Rep. Scott Garrett (R., N.J.) decided to pursue this line of argument a little too vigorously for Democratic tastes. At a hearing this week in the House Financial Services Committee, Mr. Garrett asked Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, who helped preside over a titanic financial disaster at Citigroup in 2008, whether the bank had clawed back any of his compensation. YouTube viewers may be entertained watching the video of this exchange, in which Mr. Lew makes every effort to avoid answering the simple questi
Garrett Statement on the passing of Israeli President Shimon Peres
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Rep. Scott Garrett (NJ-05) issued the following statement on the passing of Israeli President Shimon Peres: “Today we mourn the loss of a statesman and a friend of the United States with the passing of Israeli President Shimon Peres. President Peres accomplished so much during his life, including a Nobel Peace Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom, but he will always be remembered for his commitment to his people and his fledgling country. My thoughts and prayers are with President Peres’ family and friends, and they are also with the people of Israel as they reflect on the legacy of this influential leader.” ###

load menu