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Congressman Tom Garrett

Representing the 5th District of Virginia

Press Releases

October 31, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 31, 2017)—Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA), Member of the Homeland Security and Foreign Affairs Committees, issued the following statement on the suspected terrorist attack in New York: 

October 27, 2017 Press Release
Garrett Commends Woodberry Commitment to Character Development, Teamwork

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 27, 2017)–Today, Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA) issued the following statement honoring the fiftieth anniversary of the founding of the Woodberry Forest School Sports Camp subsequent to placing remarks in the Congressional Record:

October 26, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Oct. 26, 2017)—Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA), Member of the House Homeland Security Committee, today issued the following statement on President Trump’s decision to declare the opioid crisis public health emergency:

October 23, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC–Congressman Tom Garrett’s (R-VA) staff will host local office hours in the Fifth District to help constituents with federal agencies and other casework issues. 

WHO:      Congressman Tom Garrett’s Fifth District Team 

September 25, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C- Last Tuesday, Congressman Tom Garrett (VA-05) secured United States Humanitarian Parole status for nine refugees persecuted for their Christian faith in their native home of Sudan. In 2015, Sudanese officials arrested two men on charges stemming from Christian mission work.

September 24, 2017 Press Release

This fall, I am honored to help young Virginians interested in being nominated to one of the four U.S. Service Academies- USAFA, USMMA, USMA, and USNA. To be considered for a nomination, applicants must be legal residents of Virginia's Fifth Congressional District.

September 20, 2017 Press Release

In addition to our regular office hours in Charlottesville, Danville and Washington, D.C., our staff will travel to meet with individuals in need of assistance with federal agencies on Tuesday, September 26. To confirm that Local Office Hours will be held according to the schedule, please contact our Danville office at (434) 791-2596 or Charlottesville office at (434) 973-9631. 

September 15, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Last night President Trump formally signed S.J.Res. 49 – a joint resolution condemning the violence and domestic terror attack in Charlottesville, Virginia on August 12, 2017.

September 11, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today marks the 16th anniversary of the deadly attacks that left thousands dead in the single most devastating terrorist attack on U.S. soil in the nation’s history.

Considering today’s significance, Fifth District Congressman Tom Garrett offered his respects to the victims and heroes of this day by saying:

September 7, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom Garrett, who represents Virginia’s Fifth District including the city of Charlottesville, introduced a House Joint Resolution that mirrors legislation introduced in the Senate condemning hate groups.