Accountability

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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July 24, 2018 In The News

WASHINGTON – The House gave final approval Monday to a bill that would let the White Mountain Apache proceed on desperately needed improvements to their water system, ending two years of back-and-forth debate in Congress on the issue.

The measure was ultimately approved on a voice vote with no opposition after just five minutes of discussion Monday.

July 18, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, the House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass H.R. 4032, a bill introduced by Congressman Tom O’Halleran to implement a settlement between the Gila River Indian Community and the United States. The bipartisan legislation was cosponsored by Congressmen Paul Gosar, Ruben Gallego, David Schweikert, and Andy Biggs.

July 16, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released a statement following President Donald Trump’s meeting and press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 5, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, following the announcement of Scott Pruitt’s resignation from his position as Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement.

July 3, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) again renewed his call for Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt to step down from a position that he has used to waste taxpayer dollars and play on political connections to get ahead.

July 2, 2018 Press Release

WAHSINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O'Halleran (AZ-01), whose district includes much of the Grand Canyon National Park, sent a letter signed by Reps. Raúl M. Grijalva (AZ-03), Ruben Gallego (AZ-07), and Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) requesting official documentation from Secretary Ryan Zinke about the Department of the Interior's plan to support the Grand Canyon Mineral Withdrawal Order. This request for official documentation follows news reports that Secretary Zinke has 'no intention' of revisiting the mining ban in the Grand Canyon area.

June 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), citing the recent issues regarding family separation and DACA, called for immediate legislative action on immigration reform:

“DREAMers, asylum seekers, and those seeking to immigrate to our country have been left without answers as Washington continues to drag its feet on immigration reform legislation. For too long, Congress has put off drafting, debating, and passing a comprehensive, bipartisan bill, and it has had a lasting, negative impact on communities across the country. This is an economic and humanitarian issue.

June 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – This week, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) and Congresswoman Kyrsten Sinema (AZ-09) sent a letter to Barbara Oemcke, Medical Center Director of the Northern VA Health Care System, seeking answers regarding recently-revealed poor quality of care and health outcomes at the Community Living Center in Prescott.

June 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement regarding the unfolding humanitarian crisis at our southern border:

“America has long been a beacon of hope around the world for those fleeing persecution and violence. We are richer as a nation because of it. The current situation on the southern border, though, mars this image.

June 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement regarding the Department of Justice’s decision to separate children from parents at the border and deny asylum to victims of domestic violence and gang violence:

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