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June 26, 2009 Floor Statements
June 26, 2009Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Madam Speaker, I rise today to congratulate an institution in Richmond, the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia. On Saturday, June 27, 2009, the members of ...
June 22, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC In reaction to the U.S. Supreme Courts decision this morning regarding Northwest Austin Municipal Utility District Number One v. Holder, Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, senior Member of the House Judiciary Committee, issued the following statement:
June 17, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC House Majority Leader Steny H. Hoyer (D-MD) introduced President Obamas statutory "pay-as-you-go" legislation in the House today,H.R. 2920. He was joined at a press conference by OMB Director Peter Orszag, House Education and Labor Committee Chairman George Miller (CA-07), House Budget Committee Chairman John Spratt (SC-05), Rep. Baron Hill (IN-09), Rep. Peter Welch (VT-AL), Rep. Allen Boyd (FL-02), andRep. Bobby Scott (VA-03) to discuss the importance of passing this legislation.
June 15, 2009 Floor Statements
June 15, 2009Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, House Resolution 530 commends the purpose of the third annual Civil Rights Baseball Game and recognizes the historic significance of the location o...
June 15, 2009 Floor Statements
June 15, 2009Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, H.R. 2661, the Court Security Enhancement Act, addresses improper public disclosure of private information regarding all Federal employees, Federal...
June 15, 2009 Floor Statements
June 15, 2009Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Speaker, with this resolution, the House of Representatives acknowledges the tragedy that occurred at ConAgra on June 9, 2009, and extends our sympathies to...
June 12, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Senate amendment to H.R. 1256, the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act by a vote of 307 to 97 (Roll Call No. 335). The bill was passed first in the House on April, 2, 2009, was subsequently passed in the Senate, and will now go to President Obama to be signed into law.
June 12, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC This week, the Youth PROMISE Act (H.R. 1064/S. 435), introduced in the House of Representatives by Representatives Bobby Scott (D-VA) and Mike Castle (R-DE) and in the United States Senate by Senators Bob Casey (D-PA) and Olympia Snowe (R-ME), received its 150th House co-sponsor. In the month since advocates for the bill held a Youth PROMISE Act Advocacy Day on the hill, the bill has picked up 65 co-sponsors, including 11 additional Republican members.
June 3, 2009 Floor Statements
June 3, 2009Mr. SCOTT of Virginia: Mr. Chairman, I rise in support of H.R. 1385, the Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act. I want to thank my colleague from Virginia (Mr....
May 29, 2009 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC On Thursday, May 29, 2009, Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott (D-VA-3) was awarded with the 2009 Public Service Award from Society for Prevention Research at their 18th Annual Meeting in Washington, DC.

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