Washington, DC—Last week Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) joined Congressman Diane Black (TN-06) to introduce the Reducing Overprescribing Opioids in Treatment (ROOT) Act. This bipartisan legislation would improve safe provider prescribing practices by requiring changes to Medicare patient satisfaction surveys used to determine eligibility for bonus payments.
WASHINGTON - Early this morning, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, voted to pass the FY19 National Defense Authorization Act out of Committee for consideration by the full House of Representatives.
WASHINGTON - Today, Rep. O’Halleran called on President Trump to recertify the Iran Nuclear Deal and work with Congress and international allies to strengthen the flawed pact preventing Iran from developing nuclear weapons.
WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) introduced a resolution, cosponsored by 100 members of the House of Representatives, to honor teachers on National Teacher Day, support higher teacher pay, and call for increased investments to public schools.
WASHINGTON, DC - Today, Congressman Tom O'Halleran (AZ-01) sent a bipartisan letter signed by 33 other members of Congress to Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar regarding reports that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services would subject American Indian and Alaska Native communities to state-imposed work requirements in the Medicaid program.
WASHINGTON - Today, the House of Representatives voted unanimously to pass Congressman Tom O’Halleran’s (AZ-01) bipartisan amendment to the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018, which requires the Comptroller General to analyze the impact of any future reforms to the Essential Air Service (EAS) on the local economies, businesses, and air travel in communities that benefit from EAS funding.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) commended the decision to target 28 census tracts in Arizona's First Congressional District for the Opportunity Zone designation by the Department of the Treasury.
As a former law enforcement officer, I locked up sexual predators and sex traffickers who preyed on children and young men and women.
WASHINGTON - Today, the House Committee on Agriculture marked up the recently released Farm Bill, which was drafted by the leadership of the Committee with no input from members.
WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran called on Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt to step down from a position he has used to bilk taxpayers out of millions of dollars during his fourteen-month tenure.