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February 22, 2019 Press Release

VILLIAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) applauded this week’s announcement by the Department of Health and Human Services’ Center for Substance Abuse Treatment to award over $500,000 to Canyonlands Community Healthcare facilities to increase access to Medication- Assisted Treatment (MAT) in rural Arizona for patients struggling with opioid addiction.

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February 21, 2019 Press Release

Congressman Tom O'Halleran joined the entire U.S. House delegation from Arizona to co-sponsor Congressman Andy Biggs' Phoenix VA Congressional Oversight Act, which authorizes a pilot program to improve constituent services in Arizona. 

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February 19, 2019 Contributed Columns

For 35 days, thousands of hardworking Arizonans – park rangers, border patrol and prison agents, and scientists – went without their paychecks. Across the country, private businesses suffered, national parks were irreparably damaged, and air travel was threatened. All for a dispute over the merits of a policy proposal.

This is not how governing works.

February 15, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) called on the president to reverse his decision to divert resources from the Department of Defense and law enforcement programs to fund a border wall.

February 14, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) released the following statement regarding the bipartisan appropriations deal to avert a government shutdown:

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February 13, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today Reps. Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) and Ruben Gallego (AZ-07) sent a letter to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs requesting an oversight hearing on veteran suicide prevention.

February 7, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), a member of the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, attended a hearing on net neutrality and spoke in support of an open internet that supports small, rural businesses and protects consumers.

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February 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) introduced a resolution recognizing the importance of tribal colleges and universities to the economic, educational, and social wellbeing of Indian Country and designating the week of February 3, 2019 as National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week. The bipartisan resolution is cosponsored by Reps.

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February 6, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tom O’Halleran released this statement following President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address:

February 5, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran announced his guest for the State of the Union Address is Navajo Nation Vice President Myron Lizer.

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In The News

September 5, 2017 In The News

TUBA CITY, Ariz. — On Aug. 15, Council Delegate Walter Phelps (Cameron, Coalmine Canyon, Leupp, Tolani Lake, Tsidi To ii), highlighted Western Navajo Agency concerns to Congressman Tom O’Halleran (D – AZ).

August 24, 2017 In The News

PHOENIX — For someone on vacation, U.S. Rep Tom O’Halleran of Arizona’s 1st Congressional District is one busy guy.

The Democrat’s August recess has been full. This week alone he has met constituents and attended roundtables in the state on cybersecurity warfare, sexual violence and the opioids crisis, he told KTAR News 92.3 FM’s Arizona Morning News on Thursday.

July 31, 2017 In The News

After months battling over Republican-led health-care proposals, three Arizona members of Congress have joined a bipartisan group of lawmakers trying to shore up a portion of the nation's insurance system.

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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.

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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.

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