WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 29, 2017)—Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA) is proud to announce his membership on the House Committee on Homeland Security Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency. He will continue to serve on the Foreign Affairs, Homeland Security, and Education and the Workforce Committees.
DANVILLE, VA (Nov.
DANVILLE, VA (Nov.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 16, 2017)—Today, Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA) delivered remarks on the Federal Historic Tax Credit following passage of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Following are Congressman Garrett's remarks:
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 16, 2017)–This afternoon, Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA05) voted in favor of H.R. 1, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The bill passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 227 to 205:
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 9, 2017)—Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA) issued the following statement on the retirement of House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA):
WASHINGTON, D.C. (Nov. 3, 2017)—Congressman Tom Garrett (R-VA) released the following statement after the House passed legislation to reauthorize the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and extend funding for community health centers:
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:
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:
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:
In The News
Garrett tweeted Saturday to condemn what he called “despicable escalation of racist rhetoric in Charlottesville.” Later, in an interview with Fox News, he said, “The victims of this racist violence are my constituents. . . . It blows my mind that this many racist bigots actually exist in this country.”
Republican Rep. Tom Garrett once again on Tuesday condemned the recent violent acts in Charlottesville and the white nationalists who came to the city, and disagreed with how the president commented on it in the days following Aug. 12.
Rep. Tom Garrett, R-Va., said Sunday he regretted a March meeting with Jason Kessler, organizer of the white nationalist rally that sparked deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday.
In the wake of the violent clashes at a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., that left three dead and more than a dozen injured, a Virginia congressman said Sunday he is “afraid” about the future of the nation.