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March 20, 2020 Press Release

VILLIAGE OF OAK CREEK— Today, in response to continued national disorganization among COVID-19 response and mitigation efforts, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) issued the following statement:

March 19, 2020 Contributed Columns

When I was elected to Congress in 2016, I vowed to do my part to keep Arizona families healthy and informed. Today, I am joining Yavapai County Community Health Services Epidemiologist Stephen Everett to bring you updated information and resources regarding the spread of the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19).

March 19, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) and Senator Kyrsten Sinema led a letter from the Arizona Congressional Delegation urging the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to stop a regulation that will harm the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS), Arizona’s Medicaid program, and jeopardize health care for vulnerable Arizonans. 

March 19, 2020 Press Release

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—With federal lawmakers currently in talks to put together a third legislative package to help slow the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and better address the toll these necessary measures will inevitably take on American families, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) issued the following statement:

March 17, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) sent a letter to Rear Admiral Michael D. Weahkee, the top official at the Indian Health Services (IHS), voicing his concerns that tribal leaders and health officials are neither receiving adequate guidance from IHS, nor the resources that they need in a timely manner. 

March 15, 2020 Contributed Columns

WASHINGTON—Tonight, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) voted to pass H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a supplemental appropriation to allocate billions in federal funding to continue to address the spread of the Coronavirus and the effects on American families. 

March 14, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Tonight, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) voted to pass H.R. 6201, the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, a supplemental appropriation to allocate billions in federal funding to continue to address the spread of the Coronavirus and the effects on American families. 

March 13, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, in response to increased public health concerns surrounding the spread of the novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced the measures his office will be taking to ensure the safety of his staff and the public.

March 11, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), along with Reps.

March 11, 2020 Contributed Columns

WASHINGTON—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) sent a letter to Vice President Mike Pence requesting additional information about his Coronavirus Task Force and specific plans to provide care and funding for rural and medically underserved areas, like many in Arizona’s First Congressional District.

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In The News

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.

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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.

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February 12, 2017 In The News

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

February 7, 2017 In The News

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.

February 1, 2017 In The News

A bipartisan group of lawmakers says repealing the Affordable Care Act would have detrimental effects on Native American healthcare. They’re concerned it would nullify the separate Indian Health Care Improvement Act. Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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January 24, 2017 In The News

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.”

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January 9, 2017 In The News
Arizona’s congressional delegation was sworn in to office today. Most are returning members with the exception of Democrat Tom O’Halleran and Republican Andy Biggs.
January 9, 2017 In The News

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.

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January 9, 2017 In The News
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October 11, 2010 In The News

WASHINGTON – Congress returns next week from a two-week recess, a time when lawmakers can go home and meet with voters – except that many of them don’t.

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