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February 28, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) testified Tuesday (February 28) before the House Appropriations Interior Subcommittee on the need for greater funding for forest management programs and on-the-ground scientific research.
February 23, 2017 Press Release
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development announced Thursday (February 23) an FY16 Emergency Disaster Grant in the amount of $2,957,100 to the Hope Housing Authority.
February 17, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman introduced H.J. Res. 82 on Thursday (February 16), a bill that would block the Bureau of Land Management’s Onshore Order 4 Rule.
February 16, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement upon passage of H.J. Res. 43, a bill providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecipients.
February 15, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Wednesday (February 15) upon passage of H.J. Res. 42, disapproving the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to drug testing of unemployment compensation applicants.
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February 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) released the following statement Monday (February 13) upon passage of the BRAVE Act, the HIRE Vets Act, and the WINGMAN Act.
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February 8, 2017 Editorials
Over the past two weeks – utilizing the Congressional Review Act – the House of Representatives voted on a collection of bills that would undo overbearing rules imposed by the Obama Administration.
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February 6, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Monday (February 6) upon passage of H.R. 387, the Email Privacy Act of 2017.
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February 2, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) joined a bipartisan group of congressmen Thursday (February 2) for the launch of the Working Forests Caucus in the 115th Congress.
February 1, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) voted Wednesday (February 1) for H.J. Res. 38 and H.R. Res. 41, resolutions that disapprove of the Department of Interior’s Stream Protection Rule and the Securities and Exchange Commission’s rule relating to “Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers” respectively.
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January 9, 2015 In The News
Arkansas's members of the U.S. House of Representatives voted on Thursday to remove a requirement that employers with over 100 employees (50 next year) have to offer health insurance to those working more than 30 hours a week or face a penalty. The legislation would set the new standard at 40 hours a week.
January 9, 2015 In The News
Arkansas' all-Republican U.S. House delegation supported legislation Thursday that would increase how many hours an employee must work before his employer is responsible for providing him health insurance.
January 7, 2015 In The News
For the first time in nearly 150 years, an all-Republican delegation was sworn in Tuesday to represent Arkansas in the U.S. House and Senate.
January 7, 2015 In The News
Newly elected U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-District 4, was officially sworn in as a member of Congress on Tuesday in Washington, D.C.
January 6, 2015 In The News
Arkansas' newest members of Congress counted down the hours Monday as they showed family around the city, unpacked and reflected on being sworn into office today.

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March 24, 2017 Video
I spoke with television stations in Arkansas yesterday about Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare.
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March 23, 2017 Video
I appeared on BBC World News America this afternoon and discussed the repeal of Obamacare and a way forward on health care in America.
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March 17, 2017 Video
During an appearance on the Paul Harrell Program on Friday (March 17), I discussed my meeting with President Donald Trump, adding Medicaid block grants to the American Health Care Act, and more.
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