Transparency is not a partisan issue. The American people deserve accountability from their elected officials in Washington. I am committed to bringing transparency to my work by sharing information about each of my meetings on my website, introducing and supporting legislation to strengthen independent watchdog groups, and work to ensure that our government is accountable to the American people.
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CAMERON – Yesterday, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) joined U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Michael S. Regan and Navajo Nation President Jonathan Nez to visit an abandoned uranium mine site in the Navajo Nation and discuss the environmental impacts of such sites with Navajo leadership.
FLAGSTAFF – On Saturday, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) visited Museum Fire flood-impacted homes in the Grandview and Sunnyside neighborhoods of Flagstaff to see damage and speak with residents about potential federal solutions.
FLAGSTAFF – Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) joined a bipartisan group of Members of Congress in sending a letter to United States Department of Agriculture Secretary Vilsack urging the agency to quickly finalize a rule that would protect animals in weather emergencies such as flash floods and wildfires.
WASHINGTON – Today, Rep. Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced that venues in Arizona’s First District will receive a total of over $4,748,900 in Shuttered Venue Operators Grants (SVOG).
WASHINGTON – Today, during a Pro Forma session of Congress, Representative Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) re-introduced bipartisan legislation that would extend the coverage of Coronavirus Relief Fund payments allocated under the 2020 Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act to tribal governments from December 30, 2021 to December 30, 2022. The bill is cosponsored by Congressman Don Young (R-AK-AL).
WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement on today’s vote in the House of Representatives to advance the Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure deal:
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced that a total of $688,594 in regional grants through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program had been awarded to fire districts in Arizona’s First Congressional District. This funding will be used to provide firefighters with improved National Fire Protection Association compliant tools and equipment as well as new state of the art training programs.
In Arizona’s 1st District, bus drivers taking our kids to school and moms and dads driving to work are forced to travel some of the most dangerous roads in need of repair in our country. In the shadow of wildfire burn scars, towns across our state plead for flood control project funding, and families lose children trying to cross washes that need safe bridges.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, following reports that Richard Trumka, President of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) had passed, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement: