Representative David Scott has voted against progressive priorities in an extremely safe Democratic D+16 district. President Barack Obama won GA-13 with 69.2% of the vote in 2012.
A Few Reasons to Primary:
- In 2013, Rep. Scott voted for a bank-written bill undermining key derivatives regulations in the Dodd-Frank financial reform law
- In 2013, Rep. Scott voted for a bill weakening regulations on radioactive coal ash waste
- In 2013, Rep. Scott voted for the CISPA bill that would have removed important digital privacy protections online
- In 2011, Rep. Scott opposed the FCC’s net neutrality policy