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WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally led a bipartisan meeting with other Representatives of southern border communities and Secretary of Commerce, Wilbur Ross, to discuss the upcoming renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Alliance (NAFTA). The representatives encouraged the administration to use this opportunity to work towards a fairer playing field that will help further economic growth and harness job creation. Their priorities included agriculture, infrastructure, e-commerce, cargo inspections—and others related to cross-border economic activity.
WASHINGTON, D.C. –The House of Representatives today unanimously passed U.S. Representative Martha McSally’s amendment to the Financial CHOICE Act. Her amendment will direct the Department of the Treasury to review the impact of existing regulations on community banks.
TUCSON – U.S. Representative Martha McSally will host a jobs fair on Saturday from 10:00AM to 2:00PM at Sahuaro High School in Tucson. The jobs fair, which is open to the public, will include representatives of employers from throughout Southern Arizona.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today voted in support of H.R. 244, the FY 2017 Omnibus Appropriations bill to fund the Federal government for the current fiscal year.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today introduced legislation to close the skills gap in our workforce by supporting schools, like the University of Arizona, that have mining programs which train and educate the next generation of mining and mineral experts.
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.