National Security

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February 25, 2019 Press Release

Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), cosponsored a resolution to end President Donald Trump’s national emergency declaration, in accordance with the process described in the National Emergencies Act.

February 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) called on the president to reverse his decision to divert resources from the Department of Defense and law enforcement programs to fund a border wall.

February 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom O’Halleran released this statement following President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address:

January 30, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON--Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) called on President Trump to heed the advice of the Intelligence Community.

“The men and women of our Intelligence Community are dedicated to protecting our nation and supporting our foreign policy. They are experienced professionals, and our government leaders should be listening to their recommendations before implementing policies with broad diplomatic ramifications. President Trump’s dangerous rhetoric only serves to undermine the successful work of these agencies to defend our country from foreign and domestic actors.”

January 23, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O'Halleran (AZ-01) voted to pass the bipartisan NATO Support Act. The legislation reiterates strong Congressional support for the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), the longest-standing and most successful military alliance in the world.

January 8, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released a statement remembering the victims and survivors of the 2011 shooting in Tucson, including Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords:

December 21, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, released this statement regarding the retirement of Defense Secretary James Mattis:

October 22, 2018 Press Release

ARIZONA - Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran joined members of the Arizona delegation who serve on the House Armed Services Committee and President Donald Trump for a defense capability tour and roundtable at Luke Air Force Base.

October 12, 2018 Press Release

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – This week, following pressure from Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), the National Guard Bureau announced it has directed a permanent halt to a planned clawback of housing funds given to servicemembers stationed at Silverbell Army Heliport, and announced an increase in these funds for all eligible soldiers serving at the base. 

September 14, 2018 Press Release

Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), whose district includes the Western Army Aviation Training Site (WAATS), called on Arizona Governor Doug Ducey and Major General Michael McGuire to put an immediate stop to an impending clawback of thousands of dollars from active duty servicemembers stationed at the base.