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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today declared her support for an amended version of the American Health Care Act of 2017 (AHCA). After weeks of advocating for specific changes to the legislation on behalf of her constituents, Rep. McSally successfully negotiated for revisions to the legislation that are victories for Southern Arizona—including billions in increased resources for states to provide robust coverage for the most vulnerable.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally yesterday introduced bipartisan legislation, the Nogales Wastewater Fairness Act, to reduce the financial burden on Nogales associated with the cost of maintaining and operating the sewage pipeline known as the International Outfall Interceptor (IOI) and the accompanying Nogales Sanitation Project (NSP). The IOI, located along the U.S.-Mexico border, is responsible for treating wastewater from both the U.S. and Mexico sides of the border. Senator John McCain introduced a companion bill in the Senate.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed an amendment sponsored by U.S. Representative Martha McSally to enhance Congressional oversight of regulations that did not comply with federal law. Rep. McSally’s amendment was added to the Searching for and Cutting Regulations that are Unnecessarily Burdensome (SCRUB) Act, which passed the House today 240 to 185.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement after President Trump signed an executive order related to the Waters of the United States (WOTUS) rule.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today led an effort calling on President Donald Trump to address costly regulations that are hurting Arizonans and Americans across the country. In a letter signed by 40 members of Congress, the lawmakers urge President Trump to take action against overreaching Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) regulations that are driving up energy bills, hurting businesses and farmers, and eliminating jobs.
Legislation Requires Agencies to Report on Regulations that Failed to Comply with Oversight Laws
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today introduced legislation to mandate federal agencies report to Congress about regulations that did not comply with the Congressional Review Act (CRA). According to the text of the CRA, regulations that did not comply with mandated reporting requirements may be subject to overrule by Congress with majorities in both chambers.
Local Leaders Stress Importance of Cherrybell
TUCSON – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today chaired a hearing in Tucson on examining the barriers women face in the workforce. The hearing is the second of the Working Group on Women in the 21st Century Workforce, which Rep. McSally launched in July.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today introduced legislation to designate Chiricahua National Monument as a national park. The re-designation is supported by local jurisdictions across Southern Arizona and New Mexico.