Rep. Scott calls for disaster supplemental to pass before Easter break

By Sara Sirota  
April 3, 2019 at 11:12 AM
Rep. Austin Scott (R-GA) yesterday bemoaned the lack of a disaster relief supplemental bill and said one must be passed within the next eight days before Congress adjourns for its Easter recess. Speaking at a House Armed Services Committee hearing, Scott called on Air Force senior leadership to raise the stakes by pushing for increased news coverage. "Some of you are going to have to get on the news and talk about, and when I say get on the news,...

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