Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

Press Releases

April 26, 2018 Press Release
27 Bipartisan Members Cosponsor McSally Resolution Commending Shults for her Nerves of Steel that Saved Plane Full of Passengers

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today spoke on the House floor on her resolution to honor Southwest Airlines Pilot Tammie Jo Shults for her unflappable courage that saved so many lives, and for paving the way for women in military and commercial aviation.

April 25, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON –U.S. Representative Martha McSally today questioned the newly sworn-in U.S. Customs and Border Protection Commissioner McAleenan on the status and future of border security priorities, including the deployment of National Guard troops to the southwest border and closing immigration loopholes that are a magnet for illicit migration.

April 19, 2018 Press Release
Resolves 28-Year-Old Land Exchange, Allows City of Tucson to Expand and Improve Cherished Urban Park

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today sent a letter to the Chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources urging the committee to take up her bill to grant the City of Tucson full ownership of Udall Park. The City of Tucson has been working to clarify its ownership of the park for 28 years.

April 19, 2018 Press Release
Commends the Fellow Female Trailblazer for Paving the Way for Women in Aviation

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally is introducing a resolution in Congress to honor Tammie Jo Shults, the Southwest Pilot and fellow female trailblazer aviator who heroically landed a damaged 737 Boeing aircraft, saving the lives of nearly every single one-hundred and forty-nine souls on board.

April 17, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today was recognized by the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) for her congressional leadership in support of the military and veterans. McSally was awarded the Arthur T. Marix Congressional Leadership Award, named for the retired Marine Corps colonel who founded MOAA in 1929.

April 13, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement on President Trump’s announcement that he has ordered air strikes against Syria in response to confirmation that Assad is responsible for a chemical attack against his own civilians:

April 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative McSally today questioned Secretary of Defense Mattis and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Dunford regarding the Department of Defense’s Fiscal Year 2019 National Defense Authorization Budget Request.  Her questioning highlighted what the readiness crisis means for the armed forces, and what message it sends to America's adversaries.

April 12, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Votes for Constitutional Amendment Preventing Congress from Spending more than it Receives in Revenue

WASHINGTON, DC –U.S. Representative Martha McSally today voted in support of the Balanced Budget Amendment, a measure she cosponsored which amends the U.S. Constitution to prevent Congress from spending more than it receives in revenue.

April 11, 2018 Press Release
Applauds New Law Making It a Federal Crime for Websites like Backpage.Com and Their Founders to Facilitate Illegal Prostitution


April 10, 2018 Press Release
Congresswoman Cosponsors Measure to Prevent Traffickers from Accessing Financial Systems

WASHINGTON, DC—Today with Congresswoman McSally’s support, the House of Representatives passed legislation to choke off human traffickers’ access to the financial system.