Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran reiterated his call to find bipartisan solutions to fix our health care system.
Today, following news that Congressional leaders cancelled votes on the American Health Care Act, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) called the move a positive opportunity to start on real work for rural Arizona, those nearing retirement, and hardworking families.
Washington, DC – Following the announcement that votes on the American Health Care Act were cancelled today due to a lack of support from the Republican caucus, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement:
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced his plan to vote against the Republican-led American Health Care Act (AHCA) due, in part, to the negative impact it will have on rural hospitals, low-income families, and Americans nearing retirement age.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the subsequent statement following the release of President Donald Trump’s FY2018 Budget proposal:
Today, the independent Congressional Budget Office (CBO), released analysis of the American Health Care Act, the GOP’s health care legislation. If passed, the analysis estimates 14 million people would lose health insurance in 2018, with that number climbing to 24 million within the decade. The legislation nearly doubles the uninsured rate for individuals under 65 compared to current law.
Washington, DC – Yesterday, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) and Congressman Ruben Gallego (AZ-07) led members of the House Armed Services Committee in sending a letter to Secretary of Defense James Mattis requesting information regarding P
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran introduced a resolution to end secret closed-door dealmaking and promote transparency in Washington by requiring bill text to be posted at least three days before the committee markup process.
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran denounced the recently released GOP health care replacement plan. If signed into law, this plan would devastate rural hospitals, repeal coverage for low-income workers, and saddle millions of Americans with higher costs for less care.
In The News
COOLIDGE — Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-01, visited Coolidge on Sunday to pay his respects to the veteran wall erected at the Artisan Village of Coolidge, and to hear concerns over the treatment of veterans.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom O’Halleran announced Friday new members of his staff who will work with tribal leaders and organizations across the 1st District to focus on the needs of our Native American communities.
WASHINGTON — Native Americans, Alaska Natives and a bipartisan group of their allies — including current and former Arizona lawmakers — are worried that repeal of the Affordable Care Act will also eliminate a non-controversial portion of that law that commits federal funding for tribal health care around the country, a move that the National Indian Health Board warns would be “catastrophic.”
Arizona Rep. Martha McSally introduced a bill Friday to make the memorial Tucson is building to commemorate the shooting that injured Rep. Gabrielle Giffords part of the national park system.
Six people were killed and 13 were injured when a gunman opened fire in a grocery store parking lot on Jan. 8, 2011.