Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas

Press Releases

Mar 16, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following the President’s nomination of Merrick Garland, chief judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, to the Supreme Court, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) made the following statement:
Feb 13, 2016 Press Release
AUSTIN, TX– Today following the news that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia passed away at the age of 79, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement:
Jan 12, 2016 Press Release
The President has appeased, rather than opposed, our adversaries from the start
WASHINGTON, D.C. – In reaction to President Obama’s final State of the Union address, Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul released the following statement.
Jan 8, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following the announcement that Sinaloa cartel kingpin Joaquin ‘el Chapo’ Guzman has been arrested once again by Mexican authorities, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, made the following statement:
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Jan 6, 2016 Press Release
WASHINGTON, DC– Today following the House of Representatives passage of H.R. 3762, Restoring American's Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) made the following statement:
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Jan 4, 2016 Press Release
AUSTIN, TX– Tonight following President Obama’s announcement of his forthcoming executive actions on guns, Congressman Michael McCaul (R-TX) released the following statement:
Dec 16, 2015 Press Release
Export Controls Should Not Undermine U.S. Cybersecurity

Washington, D.C. – Congressional Cybersecurity Caucus Co-chairs Congressmen Jim Langevin (D-RI) and Michael McCaul (R-TX) today sent a letter to National Security Advisor Susan Rice urging the Administration’s involvement in revising the U.S.

Dec 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today in his inaugural State of Homeland Security Address, House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul brought to light new concerns regarding refugees with ties to terrorist groups in Syria who might try to enter the United States.

Dec 14, 2015 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – Today, Representative Michael McCaul (R-TX) introduced the “Christmas Tree Tax Exclusion Act” which would allow “choose- and-cut” Christmas tree producers, like the Elgin CHRISTmas Tree Farm in Texas’ 10th congressional district, the choice to opt out of the Christmas Tree Promotion and Research Program, a USDA administered commodity checkoff program that force

Nov 19, 2015 Press Release
Overwhelming, Bipartisan, Veto-Proof Support
WASHINGTON, D.C. – With many of our nation’s top national security officials expressing concern over the ability to ensure ISIS terrorists are not exploiting the Syrian refugee program, the House today passed the American Security Against Foreign Enemies (SAFE) Act of 2015, H.R. 4038. The 289 – 132 vote was overwhelming, bipartisan, and veto-proof. The bill, introduced by Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul and Congressman Richard Hudson, requires comprehensive background checks of every refugee from Iraq or Syria and certification that each does not pose a threat before they can be admitted into the United States.

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