Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas

Foreign Affairs

American leadership on the global stage is critical. As a senior member of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, I am responsible for oversight of State Department policy and promoting a responsible legislative agenda that bolsters international engagement with our allies, counters the aggressive policies of our adversaries, and advances the common interests of nations in defense of stability and democracy around the globe.

Learn more about the committee here: https://foreignaffairs.house.gov/

More on Foreign Affairs

Jun 21, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. –  House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy and Ranking Members Rep. Michael McCaul (House Foreign Affairs), Rep. Devin Nunes (House Intelligence), and Rep. Mac Thornberry (House Armed Services) released the below statement following their meeting at the White House on Iran’s increased aggression: 

Jun 21, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Yesterday, Congressman Michael T. McCaul (R-TX-10), the Lead Republican on the Foreign Affairs Committee and the Chairman Emeritus on the House Homeland Security Committee, participated in a bipartisan meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. The leaders discussed the benefits of the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) and the importance of Congress moving forward on the trade deal. Prime Minister Trudeau, Congressman McCaul and Congressional leaders expressed their hope that the deal be finalized by this summer.

May 22, 2019 Op-Eds

The United States has been a long and consistent partner with many African nations. Together, we have helped save millions of lives, create jobs, and spur economic growth across the continent. I am encouraged by our shared accomplishments, specifically to strengthen health systems and improve food security, but know there is more the U.S. can do, especially with women’s economic development and counterterrorism.

May 20, 2019 Press Release

WASHINGTON— A group of nearly 400 members of the United States Congress today called on President Trump to demonstrate American leadership in resolving the prolonged conflict in Syria. In a letter led by Representatives Eliot L. Engel and Michael T.

May 16, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, Congressman Michael T.

May 15, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – House Foreign Affairs Lead Republican Michael McCaul (R-TX) delivered the following remarks at a press conference to announce the filing of a discharge petition on his bill, the Strengthening America’s Security in the Middle East Act. H.R. 336 is a four-part legislative package to protect U.S. national security interests in the Middle East.

Apr 24, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. — House Committee on Foreign Affairs Lead Republican Michael McCaul (R-TX) and Chairman Eliot L. Engel (D-NY), yesterday urged the Trump Administration to reconsider its plan to cut U.S. assistance to El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras.

Mar 18, 2019 Press Release

AUSTIN – Congressman Michael T. McCaul (R-TX), the Lead Republican of the Foreign Affairs Committee and the Chairman Emeritus on the House Homeland Security Committee, joined more than 140 Austin business, veteran, and community leaders today for a conversation on America’s global leadership and the benefits it produces for Texas.

Mar 13, 2019 Press Release

Washington D.C. – Today, House Foreign Affairs Lead Republican Michael McCaul (R-TX) introduced bipartisan legislation to bolster U.S. business competitiveness abroad by prioritizing economic and commercial diplomacy through enhanced partnership integration with the Department of State, Department of Commerce and U.S. diplomatic missions throughout the world.