Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04), chair of the House Natural Resources Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee, held a press conference on Thursday, October 5, 2017, at 10 a.m. to discuss the current wildfire threat in the western United States, a fix to USDA Forest Service fire borrowing, and legislation to improve management of the country’s federal forests.
Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack join Congressman Bruce Westerman for "Your Voice Arkansas - A Congressional Forum." Submit your questions on Facebook and Twitter using the hashtag #YourVoiceAR and tune in on your local NBC station Thursday, July 27th, at 6:30 p.m.
The House of Representatives passed the conference report for the National Defense Authorization Act on Tuesday (November 14). The report includes a provision requiring “the Secretary of Defense to conduct a report on the need for a Joint Chemical-Biological Defense Logistics Center.” The report would study the viability of the logistics center being located at Pine Bluff Arsenal in Jefferson County.