Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

Press Releases

October 17, 2017 Press Release
2017 Veteran of Distinction Winner is Founder of VeloVets, Builds Bikes for Handicapped Veterans

TUCSON –During a ceremony for Southern Arizona veterans, U.S. Representative Martha McSally today announced the 2017 Congressional Veteran of Distinction: Air Force veteran Stuart S. Carter. Mr. Carter was selected from nominations from throughout Southern Arizona by a local panel of veterans and other community members.

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October 12, 2017 Press Release
Bill to Direct Additional $576.5 Million in Emergency Funding Wildfire Relief

WASHINGTON, DC–U.S. Representative Martha McSally today voted to provide an additional $36.5 billion in emergency funding for hurricane and wildfire relief. H.R. 2266, the Additional Supplemental Appropriations for Disaster Relief Requirements Act of 2017, passed the House with a vote of 353-69.

October 11, 2017 Press Release
Legislation Allows Veterans to Use Their Earned Benefits to Qualify for Skills-Based Jobs

WASHINGTON, DC–U.S. Representative Martha McSally today testified before the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs in support of her bill to increase veterans’ access to skills training programs.

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October 5, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC– U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement after the  House voted to pass the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution:

“The budget passed by the House today with my support is a framework that will rebuild our military and provide the vehicle for once-in-a-generation tax relief for hard-working Americans.

October 4, 2017 Press Release
McSally Provisions to Increase Accountability, Train and Equip Agents, Prevent Corruption, and Thwart Drug Smuggling at Ports of Entry

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Homeland Security Committee today passed the Border Security for America Act, landmark legislation that will provide infrastructure, technology, and manpower, to gain and maintain full operational control and situational awareness of the border and ports of entry. U.S. Rep.

October 2, 2017 Press Release
Resolves 28 Year Old Land Exchange, Allows City of Tucson to Expand and Improve Cherished Urban Park

WASHINGTON, DC–The U.S. House of Representatives today passed Congresswoman Martha McSally’s bill to finally allow the City of Tucson to take full ownership of Udall Park.

September 30, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Kicks-offs Hike with Local Business Leaders, Students from Bisbee High School, Boy Scouts

SIERRA VISTA–U.S. Representative McSally (AZ-02) will become the first member of Congress to hike the 800-mile Arizona Trail, which spans from the U.S. - Mexico Border in Cochise County to Utah.

September 27, 2017 Press Release
UVA and Vanderbilt Joint Research Study Lists Rep. McSally as 9th Member of 114th Congress Most Effective at Getting Things Done

WASHINGTON, DC–U.S. Representative Martha McSally is one of the top 10 most effective members of Congress, according to a study released today by the Center for Effective Lawmaking.

September 26, 2017 Press Release
Candidates and Award Winners To Be Recognized at Reception in October

TUCSON – The Office of U.S. Representative Martha McSally is seeking nominations for Southern Arizona’s Congressional Veterans of Distinction Award. The award recognizes veterans in the Second District who continue to exemplify the principles at the core of our military: duty, service and a commitment to a cause greater than any one individual.

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