Congressman Gets High Marks from the National Federation of Independent Business
Washington, D.C. (October 11, 2016) – The National Federation of
Independent Business (NFIB), the nation’s leading representative of small
business owners, is endorsing Rep. Scott
Garrett for re-election. Garrett has a strong record of supporting
legislation that would help small businesses and should be returned to the U.S.
House of Representatives.
“Congressman Garrett has consistently stood up
for New Jersey small businesses throughout his career,” said NFIB National
Political Director Sharon Sussin. “This past Congress, he was with small
business owners on every critical vote. He is working to reduce the regulatory
burden, lower taxes, and repeal Obamacare. He deserves to be re-elected so he
can continue to work for limited government that frees small businesses to
businesses have a tremendous impact in the 5th District, from
creating job opportunities to providing goods and services to our community,”
said Garrett. “I’m honored to receive the endorsement of the NFIB and I
will continue to work to give small businesses the voice they deserve in Washington.”
Garrett qualified for an endorsement from the
NFIB by achieving a high rating on votes scored in the current Congress. The
Congressman earned 100 percent on the 14 votes NFIB has monitored so far. The
list of the votes is available here.
Garrett’s endorsement today comes from
the NFIB SAFE Trust, the organization’s political action committee. Small
business owners vote in high percentages and they are influential in their