WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today introduced bipartisan legislation, The Temporary Judgeship Conversion Act, to strengthen the federal judicial system by permanently authorizing Arizona’s temporary District Court judgeship.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today voted in support of The Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act, legislation she cosponsored that overhauls the mental health care system. The legislation, which passed the House 422 to 2, represents the first major reform to America’s mental health system in over 50 years.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today released the following statement after President Obama announced he would reduce the number of American troops in Afghanistan from 9,800 to 8,400 by the end of the year, a departure from the Administration’s original plan to reduce troops to 5,500 by 2017.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. House of Representatives today passed the Senior $afe Act, legislation U.S. Representative Martha McSally cosponsored, to encourage the reporting of fraudulent financial activity against seniors. The vote follows Rep. McSally’ s recent Senior Scam Forum in Green Valley, in which over 100 residents attended to hear about defending against scams.
TUCSON – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today announced that the North American Development Bank (NADB) signed a $4.61 million grant agreement with the City of Willcox, Arizona for upgrades to the wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) to improve the quality of treated water discharged to Cochise Lake.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally testified today before a Congressional subcommittee about her bill, the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Act, legislation to help improve public lands. The hearing held by the House Natural Resources Committee is a positive step toward advancing the bill in Congress.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Representative Martha McSally today voted in support of legislation to simplify and standardize overtime pay procedures for members of Customs and Border Protection’s (CBP) Air and Marine Operations. The reforms, which are supported by the National Law Enforcement Association, would provide stable compensation rates for CBP’s law enforcement agents.
Legislation Resolves Long-standing Land Conflict Between Tucson, Federal Government
House Passes Defense Bill with Full Funding for A-10, EC-130H, Ft. Huachuca Missions
WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Ways and Means Committee today favorably approved U.S. Representative Martha McSally’s legislation, the Halt Tax Increases on the Middle Class and Seniors Act, clearing a major hurdle for the bill in Congress. The legislation reverses a tax hike contained in the President’s health care law on middle class families and stops it from taking effect on seniors.