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March 10, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, following growing public health concerns about large gatherings and the potential for viral spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) cancelled two scheduled town hall meetings in Flagstaff and Oro Valley.

March 6, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced three upcoming town halls in Arizona’s First Congressional District.

March 4, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) voted to pass H.R. 6074, an $8.3 billion funding package to address the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19).

February 28, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTONToday, Congressman Tom O'Halleran (AZ-01) announced confirmed mobile office hours for the month of March, including stops in three new areas of the district.

February 28, 2020 Contributed Columns

Since coming to Congress in 2017, I have made improving and expanding access to health care one of my top priorities. Arizonans I talk to are struggling to afford the high costs of prescription drugs and worrying every day that their health coverage will be stripped by partisan lawsuits and proposals targeting those with pre-existing conditions and families that depend on Medicaid.

February 27, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, following reports that the Mohave County Board of Supervisors voted in support of expanded uranium mining on lands adjacent to the Grand Canyon, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement:  

February 20, 2020 Press Release

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, following recent reports that former Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 9 Administrator Mike Stoker was let go "for severe neglect and incompetent administration of his duties”, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) sent a letter to EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler requesting information on the agency’s plans to address uranium mine cleanup and remediation eff

February 17, 2020 Press Release

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK— Today, following reports that White Mountain Apache Police Department Officer David Kellywood was killed in the line of duty, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) issued the following statement:

February 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON– Today, Rep. Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), Rep. Ruben Gallego (AZ-02), Senator Martha McSally (R-AZ), and Senator Kyrsten Sinema (D-AZ) introduced the Preventing Abuse and Neglect of Vulnerable Americans Act in order to improve quality of care for residents living at Intermediate Care Facilities (ICFs) for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities (IIDs).

February 12, 2020 Contributed Columns

In December 2019, I voted to pass the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement, a new North American trade deal that will improve international trade with our neighbors to the north and south, protect our workers and environment, and create enforcement provisions to ensure all that trading partners are held accountable.


In The News

July 6, 2017 In The News

The New Deal Rural Broadband Act would authorize $20 billion in federal funds for infrastructure. It would also establish an office to manage internet access programs nationwide and streamline investment.

July 6, 2017 In The News

An Arizona senator wants to clarify whether President Trump’s recent federal hiring freeze extends to seasonal wildland firefighters. Republican Jeff Flake is concerned the U.S. Forest Service won’t have the necessary personnel this year.

July 5, 2017 In The News

Congressman Tom O’Halleran, member of the House Armed Services Committee, voted last week to pass the FY18 National Defense Authorization Act, legislation that allocates funding for military operations at home and abroad.

June 28, 2017 In The News
Two House Democrats want to compel the Air Force to detail how much has been spent on trips that President Donald Trump has made to his Florida estate and other properties that he and his family own. 
June 19, 2017 In The News

U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Ariz., called the media to a local American Legion Post Monday morning to express his concern over the Trump administration’s Obamacare replacement plan, the American Healthcare Act (AHCA).

June 9, 2017 In The News

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Ariz, commented on the recent efforts by the Trump administration to follow long-standing ethics rules after being pressed by members of Congress in a letter to Office of Management and Budget Director Mick Mulvaney.

May 13, 2017 In The News

For two weeks, Maryvale has held a farmers market in El Oso Park. It's all a part of making the community more sustainable and healthy.

For many folks, strolling around the local farmer's market is a Saturday ritual, but Congressman Tom O'Halleran says it's so much more.

March 24, 2017 In The News

Tom O’Halleran traveled an unusual road from a rough Chicago neighborhood to his present role as the newest representative from Arizona’s sprawling 1st Congressional District, and says  his life and career choices have all contributed to his ability to work across the gaping chasm that is American politics.

February 14, 2017 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.

February 12, 2017 In The News

TSE BONITO, NEW MEXICO – On Thursday, the Naabik’iyátí’ Committee