Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

Press Releases

December 15, 2017 Press Release
Calls on Senate to End Neglect & Fund More A-10 Wings at Authorized Levels Already Approved by President Trump, House & Senate

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today led a bipartisan, bicameral group of 20 lawmakers in sending a letter request to Senate leadership and high ranking appropriators urging them to include funding for new wings for the A-10 fleet in any final FY18 spending package.

December 12, 2017 Press Release
President Trump Signs Congresswoman’s Provisions to Strengthen Military Readiness

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.

December 6, 2017 Press Release
McSally: America Is “Finally Fulfilling Our Promise and Formally Recognizing Israel’s Undivided Capital”

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today commended the President on his decision to relocate the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.

December 1, 2017 Press Release

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.

December 1, 2017 Press Release
Congresswoman Discusses What Kate Steinle Verdict Means for Sanctuary Cities and Border Security with Varney & Co. on FOX

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today joined Stuart Varney on Fox News to discuss the jury’s verdict on Kate Steinle and what it means for border security and sanctuary cities.

November 30, 2017 Press Release
Expresses Support for McSally Bill to End Lottery Program to Create More Merit-Based Visas

WASHINGTON, DC—Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Acting Secretary Elaine Duke agreed today with U.S. Representative Martha McSally that the Diversity Visa Lottery Program poses significant security concerns and should be eliminated. During a Homeland Security Committee hearing, Rep. McSally questioned the Acting Secretary on what changes need to be made to the U.S.

November 29, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally released the following statement today after the House passage of H. Res. 630—a measure she cosponsored to crack down on sexual harassment and require Members of Congress and their staff to regularly complete anti-harassment training:

November 20, 2017 Press Release
Introduces Measure to End Program & Instead Create More Merit-Based Employee Visas

WASHINGTON, DC–U.S. Representative Martha McSally last week introduced legislation to eliminate the visa program that allowed Sayfullo Saipov of Uzbekistan, an ISIS sympathizer, to enter the United States and kill eight people in a New York City terrorist attack on October 31.

November 19, 2017 Press Release

TUCSON, AZ—U.S. Representative Martha McSally, Chairwoman of the Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee on the House Committee on Homeland Security, today released the following statement on the passing of Border Patrol Agent Rogelio Martinez:

November 16, 2017 Press Release
Arizonan Families Deserve a Healthy Economy and Bigger Paychecks

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: