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Rep. Austin Scott Releases Statement Following House Passage of Bill to Avoid Government Shutdown

WASHINGTON, D.C.– U.S. Representative Austin Scott (GA-08) today voted in favor of H.R. 5860, legislation to make continuing appropriations for Fiscal Year 2024, which passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 335-91.

“The bipartisan continuing resolution passed by the House today isn’t perfect, but it prevents a government shutdown for 45 days,” Scott said. “Congress will return to Washington on Monday to continue our work to pass responsible appropriations bills.”

The full text of the legislation can be found here.

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