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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement after she voted in support of the Omnibus Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year (FY) 2018, legislation to fund the government for the next seven months, through the end of FY 2018.
WASHINGTON, DC— The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is recognizing U.S. Representative Martha McSally with the Spirit of Enterprise Award for her leadership in pro-business, pro-growth economic policies in Congress. Congresswoman McSally has received the award each year that she’s served in Congress.
WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Representative Martha McSally today announced that Arizona’s Department of Transportation (ADOT) has been awarded a TIGER grant to expand and improve a critical junction that connects Arizona’s busiest port of entry to the rest of the country. SR-189 is a frequently congested and backed up 5-lane artery that connects the Mariposa Port of Entry with Interstate 19. Due to the Congresswoman’s consistent leadership, ADOT will receive $25 million to expand the key juncture on the nation’s trade route.
Washington, D.C. – After joining President Trump for a bipartisan, bicameral meeting at the White House on Tuesday to discuss ways to secure our border and enforce our immigration laws, U.S. Representative Martha McSally yesterday rolled out a plan with House Homeland Security Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-VA), House Judiciary Committee Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee Chairman Raúl Labrador (R-ID).
Washington, D.C. – House Homeland Security Committee Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee Chairwoman Martha McSally (R-Ariz.), House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul (R-Texas), House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), and House Judiciary Committee Immigration and Border Security Subcommittee Chairman Raúl Labrador (R-Idaho) today introduced the Securing America's Future Act (H.R. 4760).
WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released 2017 Year in Review metrics outlining her accomplishments on behalf of Arizonans last year. Among the highlights include the fact that she passed more bills than any other member of Congress, responded to 192,584 constituent correspondence, and recovered $458,190 for constituents in the last year alone.
WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today introduced legislation that would prevent the 9th Circuit from penalizing Arizona and other western states for going the extra mile to comply with the Clean Air Act. Her one-sentence bill will uphold the EPA’s long-standing practice of allowing states to implement contingency measures early under the Clean Air Act.
WASHINGTON, DC— President Trump today signed the Fiscal Year 2018 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), which authorizes defense spending at $634 billion and contains every single provision that Congresswoman McSally tirelessly fought to include for our troops and Arizona. Her measures include full protection and upgrades for the A-10, EC-130, missile defense, and increases for other defense assets throughout the state—including boosts to space-based missile defense and procurement of additional F-35 Lightning joint strike fighter jets and AH-64E Apache attack helicopters.
WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today announced that the Douglas Port of Entry is another step closer to modernization. U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) has awarded a Tucson-based architectural firm, Line and Space, with the contract for the feasibility study to evaluate necessary upgrades and expansions of the port.
WASHINGTON, DC–U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement on the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, which passed the House with her support:
“Our 74,000-page tax code is costly, complex, and unfair. Special interests get special breaks and lobbyists get loopholes—but families get penalized. This is the once-in-a-generation opportunity for Washington to fix this broken tax code.