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June 29, 2017 Press Release
Chairman Rob Bishop (R-UT) announced updated assignments and subcommittee leadership appointments for the House Committee on Natural Resources during the 115th Congress.
June 27, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Tuesday (June 27) upon passage of H.R. 1135, a bill to reauthorize the Historically Black Colleges and Universities Historic Preservation Program.
June 27, 2017 Press Release
The House Committee on Natural Resources passed H.R. 2936, the “Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017.”
June 23, 2017 Editorials
On Tuesday (June 20), I introduced the Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017.
June 22, 2017 Blog Post
As the only Forester in Congress, I understand the mutually beneficial relationship that trees have to our economy and our environment.
June 21, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) spoke in favor of H.R. 1873, the Electricity Reliability and Forest Protection Act on Wednesday (June 21).
June 20, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) re-introduced H.R. 2936, the Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2017, on Tuesday (June 20). The bill would provide protection to the national forest system by implementing proactive management standards intended to lessen the threat of wildfires and other risks.
June 16, 2017 Blog Post
As Veterans fight for our freedoms, we must continue to fight for them.
June 15, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman issued the following statement Thursday (June 15) upon passage of H.R. 2372, the VETERAN Act, and H.R. 2579, the Broader Options for Americans Act.
June 13, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Tuesday (June 13) upon passage of S. 1094 - Department of Veterans Affairs Accountability and Whistleblower Protection Act.
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April 9, 2015 In The News
Arkansas' Fourth District Congressman Bruce Westerman cut the ribbon on his El Dorado office this morning.
April 9, 2015 In The News
From a young age, the world-renowned poet and author Maya Angelou, who called Stamps her childhood home, endured stifling poverty, discrimination, a childhood sexual assault and a teen pregnancy.
April 9, 2015 In The News
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs owes Arkansas health care facilities approximately $24 million for care they've given to VA patients, according to the Arkansas Hospital Association.
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April 8, 2015 In The News
The Stamps post office is holding a public dedication ceremony Wednesday for the Maya Angelou Forever Stamp on Wednesday at Lafayette County High School that was set to feature U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Ark., and other speakers.
April 7, 2015 In The News
The U.S. Representatives from Arkansas's 2nd and 4th districts visited the Pine Bluff arsenal Monday.
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April 6, 2015 In The News
Two freshman Arkansas Congressmen got an up-close-and-personal look Monday at the Pine Bluff Arsenal, including a pyrotechnic demonstration of various types of smoke grenades and a tour of the newly renovated phosphorus production facility.
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April 5, 2015 In The News
... U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman, a Republican from Hot Springs, has hired a longtime employee of Arkansas Republican politicians as his new chief of staff.
April 3, 2015 In The News
A commemorative “forever” stamp honoring the life and works of poet and author Maya Angelou, of Stamps, will be issued by the U. S. Post Office in Stamps on April 8.
April 2, 2015 In The News
A general agreement announced Thursday by the United States and other world powers to prevent Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons was sharply criticized by Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., who has emerged as a leading critic of President Barack Obama’s foreign policy strategies.
April 2, 2015 In The News
A grand opening for the local office of Fourth District Congressman Bruce Westerman will be held from 10:30 a.m. until noon on April 9 inside the Union County Courthouse in downtown El Dorado.

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June 9, 2017 Video
The story of Staff Sgt. Luther McKinnon's service in World War II is one of courage.
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June 8, 2017 Video

“I assume if climate’s changing, it’s changing in Arkansas, as well as other places. So I did a little research and found out the number of forest fires in Arkansas has actually decreased over the past 20 years. It’s either held level or slightly decreased as our management has continued to increase. So apparently the climate change isn’t affecting forest fires in my state.

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