Congressman Michael McCaul

Representing the 10th District of Texas

In The News

Apr 1, 2019 In The News

The expert witness testifying at a congressional hearing about the need for a national prohibition on shark fin trading was everything an advocate could hope for: knowledgeable, passionate, articulate.

She was also something more: connected.

Mar 23, 2019 In The News

U.S. Congressman Michael McCaul has received the National Distinguished Advocacy Award from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network.

Aug 6, 2018 In The News

A bipartisan coalition of lawmakers wants to patch up holes in hospice and palliative care for seriously ill children.

May 4, 2018 In The News

As a former federal prosecutor and current chairman of the House Committee on Homeland Security, U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas) has battled drug cartels and terrorist groups like ISIS and al-Queda. Now McCaul, who represents Katy in Washington, D.C., said human traffickers are next.

Apr 16, 2018 In The News

When the waters were rising, everyone was paying attention, but now that they have receded, we must not forget those still hurting. It is crucial we stay focused on the needs of our communities, which do not end when the national media attention fades.

Apr 5, 2018 In The News

By: Congressman Michael McCaul

Mar 3, 2018 In The News

Every year, fins from as many as 73 million sharks end up at markets around the world.

In many cultures shark fin is considered a delicacy. Often used in soup, it can sell for as much as $500 per pound.  

Feb 25, 2018 In The News

Rep. John Culberson called on the U.S. Justice Department Friday to investigate whether the Army Corps of Engineers violated civil or criminal laws by failing to alert the public to its own forecasts showing that Hurricane Harvey could cause the Corps' two West Houston reservoirs to flood suburban neighborhoods.

Feb 24, 2018 In The News

The United States has ratcheted up pressure on North Korea, a move praised by U.S. Rep. Michael McCaul (R-Texas).

The Trump administration on Friday slapped sanctions on scores of companies and ships accused of illicit trading with North Korea.