Education

Fostering a healthy educational environment at a young age is critical for future academic achievement for Arizona students. We must also continue to invest in our elementary and secondary education, and ensure our students are receiving the best education. I support legislation that makes college, vocational programs, and other skill training opportunities more accessible to people who seek higher education.

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February 6, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) cosponsored H. Res 723, a resolution recognizing the work of school counselors during National School Counselors Week.

“Throughout Arizona, school counselors are shaping our children’s futures and working to set them on a path that guarantees individual success. They have more than earned and deserve our thanks,” said Rep. O’Halleran. “By cosponsoring this resolution, I am proud to join my colleagues in recognizing the hard work school counselors put in every single day.”

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January 31, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran called on Congressional leaders and President Donald Trump to get serious about investing in career and technical training and jobs training programs.

September 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) voted against H.R. 3354, the FY 2018 federal spending bill, citing deep cuts to Pell Grants, infrastructure projects, and law enforcement, among other programs.

July 20, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced his opposition to the House Republican’s 2018 budget resolution which makes deep cuts to programs that hundreds of thousands of Arizonans rely on every day.

March 2, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran shared news from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency that Diné College has been awarded $380,000 to determine the impact of abandoned uranium mines on water in northeastern Arizona. The grant supports the EPA’s Cove Watershed Assessment project

February 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) joined the Congressional Pre-K Caucus, a bipartisan group of legislators which seeks to promote high quality pre-k access in the United States.

“Investing in our children’s education early in life sets them up for academic success, benefits our future workforce, and makes us more competitive,” said Rep. O’Halleran. “I look forward to working with my colleagues to identify bipartisan policies that promote early learning for our future generations, including my own grandchildren.”

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