Press Releases

July 29, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - "I support this bipartisan tobacco legislation that seeks to reduce the marketing and sale of tobacco to youth and that requires larger, more specific health warnings on tobacco packaging and a...
July 14, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott will hold a Town Hall Meeting for the residents of New Kent County, VA, on Monday, July 21, 2008 at 6:00 P.M. at the George W....
June 26, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - In reaction to the U.S. Supreme Courts decision this morning overturning the <?XML:NAMESPACE prefix="ST1" />District of Columbia...
June 25, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott (D-VA-03), Chairman of the Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security of the House Judiciary Committee, announced today that he will be...
June 25, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Americans with Disabilities Amendments Act of 2008. Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott, (D-VA-3)...
June 23, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Representative Robert C. "Bobby" Scott(D-VA-3) offered the following remarks today on the 36th anniversary of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits sex discrim...
June 20, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. House of Representatives, today, voted on H.R. 6304, the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) of 1978 Amendments Act of 2008.Congressman Robert C. "Bobby" Scott (D-VA-03)...
June 19, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the U.S. House of Representatives considered H.R. 2642, the Emergency Supplemental Appropriations Act for Military Operations in Iraq and Afghanistan.Below is Congressman Robert C....
June 10, 2008 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC - Forty-five years ago today, the Equal Pay Act was signed into law, seeking to close the wage gap between men and women. Nearly a half of a century later, Representative Robert C....
May 29, 2008 Press Release
When we allow freedom to ring, when we let it ring from every village and every hamlet, from every state and every city, we will be able to speed up that day when all God's children–black men and white men, Jews and Gentiles, Protestants and Catholics–will be able to join hands and sing in the words of that old Negro spiritual: 'Free at last! Free at last! Thank God Almighty, we are free at last!"

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