WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement on today’s vote in the House of Representatives to advance the Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure deal:
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced that a total of $688,594 in regional grants through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program had been awarded to fire districts in Arizona’s First Congressional District.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement on the developing situation in Afghanistan:
CHANDLER – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced that Gila Local Exchange Carrier, Inc., operated by the Gila River Indian Community and headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, will receive a $14.8 million grant from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) to deploy a fiber-to-the-premises network in rural Arizona.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, during a Pro Forma session of Congress, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) led a bipartisan group of legislators to introduce the Rural Medical Residency Expansion Act, a bill that would support rural and tribal teaching hospitals that train doctors in rural areas to better recruit and retain talented medical professionals.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, following reports that Richard Trumka, President of the American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) had passed, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement:
ORO VALLEY – This month, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) welcomed Derek Duba to join his Oro Valley office as a Wounded Warrior Fellow. Duba will work closely with both veteran and active-duty constituents to handle veterans-related casework and to help act as a facilitator between constituents and federal, state, and local agencies.
WASHINGTON — Last night, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) voted to pass H.R. 4373, the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 State-Foreign Operations funding bill and H.R. 4346, the FY 2022 Legislative Branch Appropriations, a bill to provide annual funding for the Legislative Branch of the U.S. Government, including the U.S. House of Representatives and the Capitol Police.
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WASHINGTON D.C. – Late last week, Representatives Tom O’Halleran (D-AZ-01) and John Curtis (R-UT-03), members of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, introduced the Accelerating Rural Broadband Deployment Act, bipartisan legislation that will significantly increase internet access in rural America through much-needed regulatory easing.
So what do wildfires really cost?
Sure, the Forest Service now spends between $2 billion and $4 billion each year fighting fires. But how about the buildings the flames consume, the watersheds they destroy, the heat-trapping gases they waft into the atmosphere, the fatal asthma attacks they provoke and the economic dislocations they create?
Fact is, we’re not sure.
WASHINGTON D.C. – Today, following the Supreme Court’s California v. Texas decision, ruling in favor of upholding the Affordable Care Act, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) issued the following statement:
U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran [D-District 1] said that if all goes as planned, the Sedona area could benefit from a national infrastructure bill that’s being proposed by President Joe Biden.
WASHINGTON -- The Democratic Blue Dog Coalition announced Tuesday night that Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Ariz., would be taking the helm as co-chair for administration to lead the group in the 117th Congress.
Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) opened a new office on Thursday, June 10.
The office is located within his district in Oro Valley at 200 W Magee Road, suite 140. The previous office was located in northwest Tucson, just outside of his district.
WASHINGTON – As the Mescal, Telegraph, Slate, Pinnacle, Salt, and Cornville fires burn in and near Arizona’s First Congressional District, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) urged constituents impacted by wildfires to contact his Arizona offices as they seek information and resources.
WASHINGTON D.C. – On Friday, during a Pro Forma session of Congress, Representatives Tom O’Halleran (D-AZ-01) and Markwayne Mullin (R-OK-02) introduced the Tribal Health Data Improvement Act. The bill would reaffirm Tribal public health authorities are entitled to access public health data.
O’Halleran, Mullin Introduce Bill to Break Down Health Data Barriers for Tribes
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Members of Arizona’s congressional delegation are calling on the U.S. Department of Defense to prioritize cleanup of underground contamination linked to two military installations in Tucson.