Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

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February 17, 2017 Press Release

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.

February 16, 2017 Press Release

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.

October 27, 2016 Press Release

Local Leaders Stress Importance of Cherrybell

October 14, 2016 Press Release

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.

September 27, 2016 Press Release

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.

September 26, 2016 Video
September 12, 2016 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement after the Air Force announced Davis-Monthan Air Force Base (DM) as a final possible location to house expanded remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) operations. The Air Force announced in December 2015 that DM was a potential location for a new MQ-9 Mission Control Element, allowing RPA pilots to globally operate RPAs from DM.

August 31, 2016 Editorial

By U.S. Representative Martha McSally

Each year, Aug. 26 is observed as “Women’s Equality Day,” recognizing when women earned the right to vote with the enactment of the 19th Amendment. This turning point for women was possible thanks to the perseverance of generations of women fighting for a country that afforded equal rights to all citizens, regardless of sex.

Today, we’ve made great strides toward full equality. But the fact remains that so many women and girls still face barriers to achieving their full potential.

August 11, 2016 Press Release

TUCSON – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement in response to the Air Force’s announcement that up to 48 F-16 fighter aircraft could be moved to Tucson. The Air Force today released a list of 34 bases around the country that could be assigned F-16 training units relocated from Luke Air Force Base in Arizona and Hill Air Force Base in Utah in order to make room for the installment of new F-35 fighter aircraft and address pilot shortages.

July 14, 2016 Press Release

Rep. McSally to Chair Working Group on Women in the 21st Century Workforce

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today launched a Congressional working group to expand opportunity for women. Labeled the Working Group on Women in the 21st Century Workforce, the group of Republican lawmakers will take an in-depth look at the root causes for the challenges women face and identify solutions to address them.