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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 10, 2019 In The News

Representative Tom O’Halleran is back from Washington, D.C., this week and on top of meeting with Flagstaff City Council, the congressman also held a town hall to hear the concerns of constituents.

And top of mind for many who attended was the current government shutdown, which is now in the midst of its third week, as well as the issue at the center of the shutdown: border security.

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.

August 31, 2018 Press Release

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) demanded answers following the recent announcement that the Administration would cancel a pay raise for federal employees, including civilian employees who support Arizona’s public lands, protect our communities, and serve our veterans.

July 26, 2018 Press Release

Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, voted to pass the final FY19 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which includes a number of provisions he introduced and championed. The legislative package, which allocates funds for military operations at home and abroad, includes critical investments and resources for Arizona’s military installations and personnel.

The bill passed in a bipartisan 359-54 vote.

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.

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