David A. Scott (Representative)

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David A. Scott
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David A. Scott is a Democratic member of the United States House of Representatives, representing the 13th district of Georgia.

Support for the Council on American Islamic Relations

David A. Scott (Representative) wrote a letter of support to the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) on the occasion of their 24th anniversary in September 2018.[1]

Supported by Council for a Livable World

The Council for a Livable World, founded in 1962 by long-time socialist activist and alleged Soviet agent, Leo Szilard, is a non-profit advocacy organization that seeks to "reduce the danger of nuclear weapons and increase national security", primarily through supporting progressive, congressional candidates who support their policies. The Council supported David Scott in his successful House of Representatives run as candidate for Georgia.[2]

Peace Pledge Coalition

In 2007, 90 Members of Congress, pledged in an open letter delivered to President Bush: "We will only support appropriating funds for U.S. military operations in Iraq during Fiscal Year 2008 and beyond for the protection and safe redeployment of all our troops out of Iraq before you leave office." The letter was initiated by the Peace Pledge Coalition. The Coalition was led by Tim Carpenter, Progressive Democrats of America, Bob Fertik, Democrats.com Medea Benjamin, CodePink, Bill Fletcher, co-founder of Center for Labor Renewal David Swanson, AfterDowningStreet.org, Democrats.com, Progressive Democrats of America, Kevin Zeese, Voters for Peace, Democracy Rising, Brad Friedman, co-founder of Velvet Revolution, Bill Moyer, Backbone Campaign.

David A. Scott signed the letter.[3][4]

Voted against cutting funding for ACORN

In September 2009, following the lead of their Senate colleagues, the House of Representatives voted overwhelmingly to cut off funds to ACORN. the vote was 345-75. All of the 75 were Democrats, and included David A. Scott. [5]

Creamer connection

David A. Scott for Congress has been a client of Robert Creamer's Strategic Consulting Group.[6]

Congressional Black Caucus

David A. Scott is a member of the Congressional Black Caucus for the 113th Congress:[7]

PDA connection

In June 2013 Progressive Democrats of America assigned activists to deliver their material to almost every US Congressman and several Senators. Melissa Prescott (and Terence Dicks and David Robinson), were assigned as contact for Rep. Scott.[8]

ARA endorsement, 2014

The Alliance for Retired Americans Political Action Fund endorsed David Scott in 2014, 2012.[9]

Blue Dog Coalition

In Congress, David A. Scott is a member of the Blue Dog Coalition.

New Democrat Coalition, 113th Congress

In the 113th Congress, 50 members of the House of Representatives belonged to the New Democrat Coalition, including:[10]

  • David A. Scott

On CAIR

“The Council’s work in the state of Georgia and across the nation is appreciated and respected.”

Rep. David A. Scott (D-Ga.) (October 2017).

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