Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

McSally Statement on Troop Deployment to Secure the Southern Border

October 31, 2018
Press Release

TUCSON - Today, U.S. Representative Martha McSally issued the following statement after confirming troops deployed as part of Operation Faithful Patriot will be housed at military installations in Southern Arizona.


"I confirmed with military leaders that Davis-Monthan and Fort Huachuca will be hosting military assets deploying soon to help secure our border. Arizona's military installations are yet again demonstrating their value to our national security and safety. Border security is national security and I fully support the President's decision to deploy the military to protect our border and Arizona communities. We will welcome the troops into our community as we do all who serve and sacrifice for our nation."