ATTRACTING AND RETAINING GOOD PAYING JOBS
Our small businesses, employing 75% of America’s workers, are being strangled by regulatory burden and high taxes. We need to eliminate job-killing regulations, make it easier to open and grow a small business, thereby spurring economic growth and investment. Scott has been recognized by the Virginia Chamber of Commerce and the National Federation of Independent Business for his support of job creation legislation.
Education matters. Scott supports reforms to Virginia's Standards of Learning tests and more flexibility in the allocation of state education funding in the classroom. As a member of the House Appropriations Committee, Scott continues to advocate for increased teacher pay and benefits as well as making college more affordable for Virginia students.
In his career as a General Surgeon, Dr. Scott Garrett has earned the trust of over 13,000 patients in his care. He has a unique understanding of how our healthcare system works and will champion policies that improve access, availability, and affordability of medical care for all Virginians.
As your Delegate, Scott has been working for efficiency in state government, ensuring that the taxpayers' dollars are not wasted. He helped craft a balanced budget without onerous tax increases.
Scott received an A rating by the NRA and will continue to support the fight of Virginians to keep and bear arms as affirmed in the 2nd Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. He will fight to protect Virginia's sportsmen and gun owners.
RIGHT TO LIFE
Scott, a medical professional of over 25 years, understands and believes that life begins at conception. As your Delegate, he will support and fight for Pro-Life legislation in Richmond.
Scott believes that marriage is a sacred covenant between a man and a woman. He continues to support the Marshall-Newman amendment ,which enacted that definition in the Virginia Constitution in 2006.