VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced over $950,000 in grant funding for the Navajo Nation’s Department of Health under the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) COVID-19 Telehealth Program. This funding is part of allocated monies under the CARES Act that O’Halleran fought to secure for tribes.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, as some states, including Arizona, begin the first phases of reopening procedures, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) sent a letter to Vice President Mike Pence, head of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, urging the federal government to clearly articulate how the government will adequately scale and deploy COVID-19 testing, antibody testing, and contact tracing
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK — Today, as some states, including Arizona, begin the first phases of reopening procedures, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) sent a letter to Vice President Mike Pence, head of the White House Coronavirus Task Force, urging the federal government to clearly articulate how the government will adequately scale and deploy COVID-19 testing, antibody testing, and contact traci
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, following calls from Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), as well as the voices of many concerned Arizonans, the U.S.
Americans are facing an invisible enemy and one of our greatest challenges ever as a nation.
To date, Congress has passed, and the president has signed into law, four legislative packages to mitigate the public health and economic impacts of the coronavirus.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) sent a leader to Congressional leadership outlining five areas that must be prioritized in the next legislative package to address the coronavirus, expected in the coming weeks.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) joined a group of colleagues, including representatives Deb Haaland (NM-01) and Ruben Gallego (AZ-07) in calling on the Treasury Department to immediately release CARES Act funding to Tribes.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, in response to the administration’s release of new guidelines that seek to expand and deregulate uranium mining operations across the desert Southwest, including lands surrounding the Grand Canyon, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) issued the following statement:
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced that his office had returned a total of $2,067,695.59 in owed benefits, backpay, and saved dollars to residents of Arizona’s First Congressional District since he was sworn into Congress in 2017.
VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced that, under Congressional pressure, the U.S. Treasury updated its interim rule to allow casinos and tribal gaming enterprises with under 500 employees to apply for loans under the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP).
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WASHINGTON — One of Pinal County’s congressional representatives has introduced a group of bills that would disclose President Donald Trump’s travel costs, prevent lawmakers from traveling during a government shutdown and curb first-class flights for politicians.
SHOW LOW — At VFW Post 9907 in Show Low, veterans held a roundtable discussion with Congressman Tom O’Halleran on Feb. 20, about concerns they have over healthcare, mental health care, housing, veteran’s court and other issues that can be improved with federal assistance. O’Halleran promised to work on several problems the locals brought to him.
Arizona Democrat Tom O’Halleran is cosponsoring a bill in the U.S. House of Representatives to provide resources for survivors of domestic violence in tribal communities. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Sedona, introduced legislation this week aimed at protecting children and law enforcement officers impacted by instances of domestic violence.
WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams Public Library has some interesting new additions to its shelves after Rep. Tom O'Halleran hand delivered a collection of books from the Library of Congress Feb. 1.
O'Halleran was in town meeting with Mayor John Moore and several city council members and stopped by the library on his visit.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S, Rep. Tom O’Halleran, D-Ariz., co-chair of the House Blue Dog Coalition, and House Budget Committee Chairman John Yarmuth, D-Ky., responded to a new report from the Congressional Budget Office on the economic costs of the Trump shutdown.
The Blue Dog Coalition of centrist Democrats on Wednesday announced that it is endorsing a bill that would require the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) to prepare daily economic impact reports during government shutdowns.
SAFFORD — The Vida Guitar Quartet, of the United Kingdom, has visited the United States for years, but this time the musicians were nearly barred from the country due to a visa issue.
Congressman Tom O’Halleran was appointed to the oldest committee in the House of Representatives last week, and said he hopes to use the position to bring more attention to rural and tribal communities.
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.