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Congressman Tom MacArthur

Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey

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January 21, 2018 Press Release

 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur announced he has cosponsored the Pay Our Protectors, Not Our Politicians Act. This legislation will ensure service men and women continue to get a paycheck while prohibiting Members of Congress from receiving a salary during the government shutdown.

January 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur wrote a letter to Congress’ Chief Administrative Officer requesting his salary be withheld during the government shutdown.

January 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur urged President Trump to use Executive Action to direct the IRS to make an online tax calculator available by April 1, 2018.

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January 19, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur, Republican Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, released the following statement on reports that the Administration is considering cutting the budget of the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP):

January 18, 2018 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement in support of the one month spending bill:

January 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur introduced the Transparency for Taxpayers Act. This bill directs the IRS to make an online tool available to individual filers by April 1, 2018 that will enable people to see the impact of the new tax law at the same time that they file their taxes under the current code. 

January 12, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Tom MacArthur spoke directly with Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke about the Department of the Interior’s Draft Proposed Plan and expressed his opposition to oil drilling off of New Jersey’s coast. 

December 22, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur announced that his bill, The Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017 was included in the hurricane supplemental bill and passed the House with bipartisan support.

December 21, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur urged Governor-Elect Phil Murphy to call on New Jersey’s Democratic Members of Congress to fund the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). 

December 19, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON –Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement after The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed the House:

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April 14, 2016 In The News

Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced that he has received the Legislative Leader award from the National Humane Society for dedication to animal welfare legislation and advocacy.

Congressman MacArthur receives the Legislative Leader award from Humane Society CEO, Wayne Pacelle

April 13, 2016 In The News

Congressman Tom MacArthur is calling for the director of FEMA to resign. The congressman believes that if the director isn’t holding anyone accountable, then someone needs to hold him accountable for not taking care of this.

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April 8, 2016 In The News

ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (WABC) -- This family has a familiar story. Flooded out by Sandy, only got $14,000 from FEMA, even though it will cost nearly a hundred grand more to fix their house. Now they say they were victims of fraud in the review process.

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March 29, 2016 In The News

High school students from the Third Congressional District are invited to compete in the 2016 Congressional Art Competition.

March 25, 2016 In The News

Earlier this month the Department of Homeland Security Office of the Inspector General released a report entitled, “FEMA Does Not Provide Adequate Oversight of Its National Flood Insurance Write Your Own Program.” This report summarized a yearlong investigation, prompted by a “60 Minutes” interview in March of 2015, which revealed that thousands of superstorm Sandy victims had been wrongfully d

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February 23, 2016 In The News

Cinnaminson, NJ -- Over 100 residents turned out for U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur’s Coffee With a Congressman at the Community Center on Monday, the Burlington County Times reports.

MacArthur told residents “This is about you, I want to hear what’s on your minds,” before going table to table, according to the report.

February 10, 2016 In The News

A bill by U.S. Rep. Tom MacArthur, R-3, to preserve the September 11, 2001 memorial at the World Trade Center in New York City passed the U.S. House of Representatives Tuesday night, MacArthur’s office announced.

October 26, 2015 In The News

October 22, 2015: SNJ Today

MOORESTOWN – Congressman Tom MacArthur announced that Lockheed Martin has received a $784 million missile defense contract to be carried out in Moorestown, New Jersey.

August 10, 2015 In The News

Rep. Tom MacArthur tells Newsmax TV that the Iran nuclear deal is likely to be disastrous for the world in the years ahead.

"A nuclear-armed Iran is a danger to the United States and our allies," MacArthur, a New Jersey Republican, said Monday to Miranda Khan on "Newsmax Now."

May 14, 2015 In The News

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October 20, 2015 Photo Gallery

Named a Champion of Medicare by the Coalition for Medicare Choices

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March 2, 2015 Video

Congressman Tom MacArthur (NJ-03) speaks on the House floor about the close relationship between the United States and Israel.

February 6, 2015 Video

Congressman MacArthur speaks on the House floor on his new bill, the Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act.