January 8, 2020

Rep. Kirkpatrick and Sen. McSally Introduce Bill to Designate Jan. 8th Memorial as a National Memorial

U.S. CONGRESS – Today, Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick and Senator Martha McSally, along with Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, introduced companion bills in the House and Senate to affiliate the soon-to-be completed January 8th Memorial in Tucson with the National Park System, thereby making it a National Memorial. On January 8th, 2011, a gunman opened-fire on Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords…

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December 19, 2019

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes to Pass USMCA

Washington D.C. – Rep. Kirkpatrick released the following statement after voting to pass the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), which will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The new agreement includes significant improvements negotiated by House Democrats with respect to labor, the environment, access to medicines, and enforcement. The legislation passed on an overwhelming bipartisan…

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December 12, 2019

Rep. Kirkpatrick and Rep. Grijalva Send Letter to DHS

Washington D.C. – Rep. Kirkpatrick and Rep. Grijalva sent a letter to the Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Wolf demanding answers on the “Remain in Mexico” policy expansion to the Tucson sector. In November 2019, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) announced that it would be expanding the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), also known as the…

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December 12, 2019

Rep. Kirkpatrick Votes to Bring Down Prescription Drug Prices with House Passage of H.R. 3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now

Washington – Rep. Kirkpatrick voted to pass H.R.3, the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act, which will help bring down the cost of prescription drugs and level the playing field for American patients who are paying more for their medicines than patients in other countries. This bill gives Medicare the power to negotiate directly with drug companies, and…

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December 11, 2019

Rep. Kirkpatrick Statement on Court Ruling Against Trump’s Border Wall

Washington D.C. – Today, Rep. Kirkpatrick released the following statement after the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas issued a permanent injunction against the Trump Administration’s wasteful border wall, ruling that the Administration does not have the authority to steal from money appropriated by Congress for a different purpose: “The court’s ruling proves the…

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