WASHINGTON, D.C. –Republican Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, Rep. Tom MacArthur (R-N.J.), Rep. Phil Roe, M.D. (R-Tenn.), and Democrat Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, Rep. Annie Kuster (D-N.H.) introduced the Opioid Addiction and Prevention Act of 2017, legislation to limit initial post-acute care opioid prescribing to ten days.
Washington, D.C. – Today Congressman Tom MacArthur, Republican Chair of the Bipartisan Heroin Task Force, has announced that the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) has designated Ocean County as a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA).
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:
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:
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.
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.
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.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman MacArthur today applauded the final passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2018:
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.