Contributed Columns

June 17, 2020 Contributed Columns

Opinion: Shape the future of your community, respond to the census

This year, Americans have a once-in-a-decade opportunity to participate in one of our government’s most important processes: the census.

June 3, 2020 Contributed Columns

Bipartisanship key to an effective pandemic response

Every day, I hear from Arizonans who are having trouble feeding their families or keeping the lights on at their small business—a complete 180 from two months ago.

May 19, 2020 Contributed Columns

Representatives Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01), Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11), Pete King (NY-02), Josh Gottheimer (NJ-05), Tom Reed (NY-23), Fred Upton (MI-06), Ted Lieu (CA-33), Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Debbie Dingell (MI-12), and Elise Stefanik (NY-21) announced today that they are introducing legislation to provide robust support to state and local governments on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 13, 2020 Contributed Columns

SACATON—Saturday, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) visited the Gila River Indian Community to see the Community’s new testing site and meet with tribal leadership to discuss concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic.

May 12, 2020 Contributed Columns

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) announced over $23.2 million in secured funding for hospitals in Arizona’s First Congressional District, with $14.5 million going to Flagstaff Medical Center and $8.7 million for Tuba City Regional Hospital.

May 6, 2020 Contributed Columns

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

May 1, 2020 Contributed Columns

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.

April 7, 2020 Contributed Columns

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK – Today, Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) applauded over $4.5 million in new grants from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to Arizona to support the COVID-19 response.

April 2, 2020 Contributed Columns

VILLAGE OF OAK CREEK—Today, Grand Canyon National Park Acting Superintendent Mary Risser, with the support of the National Parks Service Deputy Director David Vela and Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, heeded the advice of Congressman Tom O’Halleran (AZ-01) and announced Grand Canyon National Park would close until further notice to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.