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Congressman Tom MacArthur

Representing the 3rd District of New Jersey


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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 27, 2017 Editorial

We will soon celebrate the 241st birthday of the greatest country in the world, a country where we have the freedom to live out our beliefs, express ourselves openly, choose our representatives at every level of government, and pursue our dreams for ourselves and our families.

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:

June 22, 2017 Press Release


Washington, D.C. – Congressman MacArthur released the following statement announcing the Department of Homeland Security's Assistance to Firefighters Grant Program awarded Bordentown $59,602 in grant money:

June 8, 2017 Press Release

 Washington, D.C. - Today, Congressman Tom MacArthur (NJ-03) announced he has cosponsored the National Memorial to Fallen Educators Act, legislation that would designate the Memorial to Fallen Educators at Emporia State University as a national memorial.

June 8, 2017 Press Release

Washington, D.C. –The Environment Protection Agency announced that Ocean County College will receive a grant of $101,352 to implement the strategic plan for the Barnegat Bay Partnership. The partnership works to improve water quality, protect the natural habitat and living resources, and support sustainable human uses of the Barnegat Bay estuary.