Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

Press Releases

June 8, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman fights to boost critical funding for veterans suicide prevention outreach

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally successfully included an amendment with significant wins for Arizona veterans to the Military Construction and Veterans Affairs Appropriations Act 2019 in the late hours of Thursday evening.

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June 6, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Honors Arizona Veteran Impacted by VA Mistreatment; Recognized as a Champion of the VA MISSION Act by President

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Representative Martha McSally joined President Trump at the White House this afternoon for the signing of the John S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act, which she championed in the House of Representatives.

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May 31, 2018 Press Release
Highlights Inadequacies at Douglas POE, Facilitates Roundtables with Sheriff’s Office and Community Stakeholders, and Tours Various Locations on the Southern Arizona Border

NOGALES, AZ – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today hosted Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen at multiple locations along the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona, where she toured the Douglas and Nogales ports of entry and took a line tour to view enforcement challenges, border fencing, terrain features and threats, and spotter lookout points.

May 28, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following Memorial Day message honoring those in our military who have given the ultimate sacrifice of their lives to protect our freedoms.

May 28, 2018 Press Release
Meets with Top US and S. Korean Officials About N. Korean Threat, U.S. and S. Korean Military Readiness, and Path to Denuclearization

TUCSON, AZ – U.S. Representative Martha McSally led a bipartisan congressional delegation, including three Members of Congress from Arizona, to South Korea over Memorial Day weekend to meet with top military and diplomatic officials about the current situation on the Korean Peninsula.

May 24, 2018 Press Release
FY 2019 NDAA Funds A-10 & Compass Call; Invests in Missions and Facilities at Davis-Monthan AFB, Luke AFB, Yuma & Ft. Huachuca

WASHINGTON, DC – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the fiscal year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act, legislation that authorizes significant funding for Arizona’s many defense assets. Congresswoman McSally successfully worked to ensure that the bill protects Arizona’s military aircraft and installations.

May 23, 2018 Press Release
Amendment Will Expand TIA Runway for Civilian and National Guard; Makes Room for Additional Raytheon Munitions Storage Facilities

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally (R-AZ) today successfully offered an amendment to the fiscal year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) that will expand a parallel runway at Tucson International Airport (TIA) and provide space for expansion of munitions storage facilities on the property.

May 23, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally (R-AZ), joined by Congressman Kevin Cramer (R-ND), today successfully offered an amendment to the fiscal year 2019 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA).

May 23, 2018 Press Release
On Fox News, McSally Discusses Her Hearing & Legislation to “Build a Policy Wall” to End Criminals’ Exploitation of America’s Generosity

WASHINGTON, DC – In a Border and Maritime Security Subcommittee hearing she chaired yesterday, U.S. Representative McSally blasted loopholes in our existing immigration laws that allow MS-13 gang members, drug cartels, human traffickers and others to enter the country.

May 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally’s legislation to allow the City of Tucson to take full ownership of Udall Park today unanimously passed out of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources and will next be considered on the Senate Floor.

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