CBO Estimates Trump Shutdown cost the economy $11 billion; reduced GDP by 0.1 percent in 4th quarter of 2018, 0.2 percent in 1st quarter of 2019
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), Co-Chair of the House Blue Dog Coalition, and House Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth (KY-03) today responded to a new report from the Congressional Budget Office on the economic costs of the Trump shutdown.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), Co-Chair of the House Blue Dog Coalition, announced his support for a plan to reopen the federal government, pay furloughed employees, and begin negotiations for border security funding.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran denounced comments made by Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross that furloughed federal employees should take out loans to cover the cost of missing multiple paychecks during the government shutdown.
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.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), a member of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, released a statement following the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid’s (CMS) announcement to implement work requirements for Arizonans who rely on AHCCCS, the state’s Medicaid program.
WASHINGTON—Yesterday, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) was selected to continue serving on the House Committee on Agriculture. The committee is devoted to establishing farm policy related to agriculture and rural America and developing pragmatic solutions to issues that farmers, ranchers, and producers are facing.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) and Congresswoman Jahana Hayes (CT-05) introduced H.Res. 58, a resolution supporting higher teacher pay and calling for greater investments in public education.
WASHINGTON—This week, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) joined the bipartisan Safe Climate Caucus, spearheaded by Congressman Alan Lowenthal (CA-47) and Congressman Don Beyer (VA-08).
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced his support for H.R. 1 and a Constitutional amendment to overturn Citizen’s United, two measures that will strengthen ethics and accountability in Washington, reform our elections, and get dark money out of politics.
WASHINGTON—Today, Representatives Tom O'Halleran, Raúl M. Grijalva, Ruben Gallego, Ann Kirkpatrick, and Greg Stanton called on the U.S. Senate to pass the House of Representatives’ bipartisan funding bills and reopen the federal government before federal workers begin missing their paychecks.