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
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced the start of the 2016 Congressional Art Competition. The selected artwork from New Jersey’s Third Congressional District will have the honor of being displayed in the United States Capitol for a full year.
Washington, DC – Congressman MacArthur released the following statement on the terrorist attacks in Brussels:
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced that the state of New Jersey has received a major disaster declaration to help communities recover from the Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm that occurred January 22-24, 2016.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today responded to the Inspector General report on Superstorm Sandy National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) claims. The report was entitled by the Inspector General, "FEMA Does Not Provide Adequate Oversight of Its National Flood Insurance Write Your Own Program."
Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Representatives Tom MacArthur, Elise Stefanik (R-NY-21), and Donald Norcross (D-NJ-01) introduced bipartisan legislation that would provide for the sharing of research and development costs between the United States and Israel to develop directed energy capabilities to detect and defeat ballistic missiles.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced that he has introduced the Adoption Leave for Military Families Act, to allow couples serving in the military to take leave immediately following the adoption of a child, similar to the leave available after childbirth.
Award Honors Strong Record of Support for Business Community
WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced he has received the Spirit of Enterprise Award from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. The award is given in recognition of MacArthur’s support for pro-jobs, pro-growth policies in the first session of the 114th Congress.
Washington, DC — Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents remain a major threat to taxpayers.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced that the three year FEMA recoupment statute of limitations from his first bill, the Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act, has been included in the FEMA Disaster Assistance Reform Act of 2015 which passed the House February 29, 2016.