Congresswoman Martha McSally

Representing the 2nd District of Arizona

Press Releases

March 12, 2018 Press Release
Urges Appropriators to Set Aside Billions in Budget to Stop Deadly Drug Crisis in High-Mortality Populations
March 7, 2018 Press Release
Announces Arizona Awarded TIGER Grant to Improve Connection Between Mariposa Port of Entry and I-19

WASHINGTON, DC— U.S. Representative Martha McSally today announced that Arizona’s Department of Transportation (ADOT) has been awarded a TIGER grant to expand and improve a critical junction that connects Arizona’s busiest port of entry to the rest of the country. SR-189 is a frequently congested and backed up 5-lane artery that connects the Mariposa Port of Entry with Interstate 19.

March 7, 2018 Press Release
Two Bills Will Formalize Entities Responsible for Bio Exit/Entry and Immigration Advisory Program

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today introduced two bills to officially authorize two programs that are part of Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) efforts to extend the border far from U.S. shores.

March 6, 2018 Press Release
Highlights Improved Authority & Effectiveness Under Trump Administration

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today questioned General Waldhauser, the Commander of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) on the ability of the U.S. military to execute time-sensitive and targeted strikes on known terrorists in Africa, specifically to prevent terrorist activity carried out by Al Shabaab in Somalia and the Sahel region.

March 5, 2018 Press Release
Encourages High School Students to Submit Their Artwork, Winner’s Will Be Displayed in U.S. Capitol

TUCSON – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today announced that her office is accepting submissions for the 2018 Congressional Art Competition, an annual contest between high school students in every congressional district throughout the country for the chance to have their work displayed in the U.S. Capitol.

March 5, 2018 Press Release

TUCSON– U.S. Representative Martha McSally (AZ-02) this weekend participated in the 2018 Heritage Flight Training and Certification Course at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base. During Heritage Flights, civilian pilots of historic military aircraft and Air Force pilots of current fighter aircraft practice flying in formation together.

February 28, 2018 Press Release
Attends Historic Memorial Service in U.S. Capitol Rotunda

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today paid her respects to Reverend Billy Graham, known as America’s Pastor. She attended the historic, bicameral memorial service in the U.S. Capitol Rotunda for the American Christian Evangelist who counseled every U.S.

February 27, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today questioned General Joseph Votel, Commander of U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) during a House Armed Services Committee hearing on the U.S. military’s strategic posture in the Middle East and South Asia. Her questioning highlighted the integral role of A-10s in combating the Taliban, specifically its generation of revenue.

February 17, 2018 Press Release
Over 250 Present as Congresswoman Awards Six Chinese-American Veterans with Certificates of Congressional Recognition

TUCSON, AZ—U.S. Representative Martha McSally today honored Chinese-American veterans while participating in the Chinese Cultural Center’s celebration of the Chinese New Year. Over 250 members of the community were present during the ceremony, held at Westin LaPaloma’s Grand Ballroom.

February 14, 2018 Press Release
During Hearing, Congresswoman Highlights US Media’s Naiveté in Covering North Korea’s Information Warfare & Propaganda Campaign

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today blasted the media for playing into North Korea’s propaganda campaign while covering Kim Jong Un’s sister at the Olympics.