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Congressman Tom MacArthur

Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey

Press Releases

March 29, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur is urging DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen to reform the Urban Areas Security Initiative (UASI) so federal funds are allotted directly to counties in each zone, like Burlington County, not to a single, large municipality, such as Philadelphia.

March 28, 2018 Press Release

Congressman Tom MacArthur, co-chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, released the following statement on how the bipartisan spending bill will combat the country’s opioid epidemic.  The bipartisan legislation provided almost $4 billion, the largest amount to date, to help fight the opioid epidemic:

March 23, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement on how the bipartisan spending bill will help make our communities safer. The bipartisan legislation allocated more than $2.3 billion in new funding to make our communities safer.

March 22, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman MacArthur released the following statement after Congress passed bipartisan legislation that would fund the government through the fiscal year:

March 20, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur is urging the Census Bureau to notify towns in advance of canvassing activity in their area. This issue was brought to the Congressman’s attention by local seniors who were concerned after seeing representatives from the U.S.

March 19, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new community development initiative included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act allows the designation of Opportunity Zones within low- or moderate-income communities, and encourages economic development and job growth by providing new tax incentives for those who make long-term investments there. 

March 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur announced he has cosponsored the bipartisan Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) 2.0 with Representatives Tim Ryan (D-OH), Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Ann Kuster (D-NH).  This updated version of CARA will authorize approximately $1 billion in new funding to fight the opioid war and increases penalties on manufacturers

March 15, 2018 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur’s bipartisan legislation, the Regulation A+ Improvement Act, passed out of the House of Representatives.  This legislation raises the Regulation A exemption for security offerings which would allow growing companies to gain additional investors and increase their access to capital. 

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