WASHINGTON D.C.- March 1, 2017—Congressman Scott Taylor announced his support for the Searching for and Cutting Regulations that are Unnecessarily Burdensome (SCRUB) Act, H.R. 998. The SCRUB Act creates a regulatory review commission that will review and provide recommendations as to which regulations to repeal.
Whether as a national security advisor or your close friend, trust is an important component of any relationship. In these chaotic times we need clarity and I look forward to working with General Flynn's successor. We all should appreciate the many years and deeds of service to our great nation by General Flynn and wish he and his family the best moving forward.
WASHINGTON D.C.- February 6, 2017— Today, Congressman Scott Taylor announced his support of the Email Privacy Act (H.R. 387). The Email Privacy Act amends the Electronic Communications Privacy Act(ECPA) to require federal authorities obtain a warrant before they are allowed access to email or digital communications.
WASHINGTON D.C.- January 31, 2017—Congressman Scott Taylor signed on as the first cosponsor of H.Con. Res 2, an authorization for the use of military force, or AUMF, against ISIS. The bill was introduced by Congressman Tom Cole (OK-4). The legislation would authorize the President to use all necessary and appropriate force to defend U.S.
Congressman Scott Taylor had this to say on the Trump Administration upholding LGBTQ protections in the workplace: "I fully support President Trump's decision when he upheld protections for LGBTQ individuals in the workplace. Work standards, who you are, and who you love should never know discrimination."
Congressman Scott Taylor will be holding three town hall meetings in the district
1. Virginia Beach- Monday February 20th 7PM Kempsville High School
2. Peninsula- Tuesday February 21st 6:30PM York High School
Hampton, VA., January 18, 2017--Today, Congressman Scott Taylor visited the Hampton Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Congressman Taylor had a productive meeting with key medical and administrative staff and was able to get a better understanding of both the challenges and the opportunities to improve care for our veterans.
WASHINGTON D.C., January 17 -- Today, Congressman Scott Taylor released the following statement on President Obama's communtation of Chelsea Manning's sentence:
WASHINGTON D.C.- January 13, 2017— Today, Rep. Scott Taylor announced his support of the Fiscal Year 2017 budget which paves the way for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act through a budget process called reconciliation.
WASHINGTON D.C.- January 12, 2017— Today, Congressman Scott Taylor announced his support of the confirmation of General James Mattis. Not only does General Mattis have an unblemished military record, he also is one of the most highly respected intellectuals in strategic military thinking in the world. Rep.