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Congressman Tom MacArthur

Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey

Press Releases

September 20, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman MacArthur, Republican Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, stressed the importance of  Prescription Opioid and Heroin Epidemic Awareness Week and highlighted the work of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force including:



September 6, 2017 Press Release

Washington D.C. - Congressman Tom MacArthur released the following statement opposing the end of DACA and urging a more comprehensive fix to the nation's broken immigration system:

August 21, 2017 Press Release

As an entrepreneur and business owner, I was proud to build a multinational company with thousands of employees representing every gender, ethnicity, color and creed. Our diversity helped the company to grow, helped families to build better lives, and opened doors of opportunity for some people that may not have been open for their parents and grandparents.

August 15, 2017 Press Release


Washington D.C.-Today, at a press conference at American Legion Post #294 in Pemberton, New Jersey, Congressman MacArthur announced that he has introduced legislation to help veterans who are suffering from Agent Orange or other herbicide-related conditions. 

August 3, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom MacArthur (N.J.-03)  today announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) will extend for another year a key Medicare policy—the imputed rural floor—to provide New Jersey hospitals with fair and equitable payments to support physicians and other health care professionals providing care to NJ residents. 

July 14, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman MacArthur today applauded the final passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018:


July 12, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur (R-NJ) and Congresswoman Kathleen Rice (D-NY) introduced the Disaster Assistance Fairness and Accountability Act of 2017. This bill sets a statute of limitations of three years for disaster recoupment preventing FEMA from trying to “recoup” money from innocent taxpayers. 

June 28, 2017 Press Release

Nearly five years ago, Superstorm Sandy devastated the Jersey shore and forever changed its landscape. Ocean County — my home — was the epicenter of the storm, and half of all New Jersey Sandy flood claims happened here. An estimated 346,000 homes were damaged or destroyed, resulting in over $30 billion in losses.

June 22, 2017 Press Release


Washington, D.C. –Congressman MacArthur released the following statement after he voted to advance the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) reform package out of the House Financial Services Committee: