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Scott Garrett

WNYC News

Businesses Say Government Agency Helps Them Sell American Products Overseas

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

House Republicans want to de-authorize an institution that has many fans in the business community.

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New Jersey News

Primary Battle for NJ’s 9th Heats Up

Monday, May 07, 2012

Incumbent Democratic Congressmen Bill Pascrell and Steve Rothman will have their first face to face debate Monday night. New Jersey's loss of a congressional district due to re-districting has set up this rare face-off between two incumbents with very similar left of center voting records.

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WNYC News

Vote on NJ Redistricting Expected Friday

Thursday, December 22, 2011

The redrawing of New Jersey's congressional districts is expected to be decided Friday with a tie-breaking vote coming from the one non-partisan member of the commission.

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WNYC News

Congressional Redistricting Commission in NJ May Focus on 5th and 9th Districts

Thursday, December 22, 2011

New Jersey's Congressional Redistricting Commission will wrap up its new map before Christmas, and it's beginning to look like Congressmen Steve Rothman (D-9) and Scott Garrett (R-5) will be the two getting coal in their stockings.

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The Brian Lehrer Show

Rep. Garrett: Keystone Pipeline, not Payroll Tax Cut, is Real Job-Creator

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Recap from It's a Free Country.

Welcome to Politics Bites, where every afternoon at It's A Free Country, we bring you the unmissable quotes from the morning's political conversations on WNYC. Today on the Brian Lehrer Show, US Congressman (R-NJ 5th) Scott Garrett discussed unfinished business including the payroll tax holiday and unemployment benefits.

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WNYC News

NJ Rep Garrett Not Sold on Deal for Bush Tax Extender

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

While the Senate debates President Obama's deal with Republican leaders to extend the Bush tax cuts for two years, one high ranking local conservative Republican is pushing back.

Congressman Scott Garrett (R-NJ5) says he supports the call to extend the Bush tax cuts, but he says the $170 billion price tag to extend unemployment benefits and cut the Social Security payroll tax may be over the top when the federal government needs to reduce spending.

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WNYC News

GOP House Win Could Put NJ Reps at Center of Debate

Friday, November 05, 2010

The shift to GOP control in the US House of Representatives could mean some high-profile positions for some New Jersey Republicans that will put them at the center of major national policy debates.

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