Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today announced that his Adoption Leave for Military Families language has been included in the Fiscal Year 2017 National Defense Authorization Act. This provision will allow couples serving in the military to take leave immediately following the adoption of a child, similar to the leave available after childbirth.
Washington, DC – Congressman Tom MacArthur today called on the House Armed Services Committee to explore putting an East Coast Aegis Ashore missile defense system in the National Defense Authorization Act of 2017.
South Jersey families and small business owners go through it every year - wading through confusing forms, sifting through 12 months of bank documents and receipts, and crossing our fingers that we don't make any mistakes. According to one independent study presented to Congress, Americans collectively spend more than 6 billion hours and $160 billion to prepare and file their taxes on an annua
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.
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.