May 13, 2015 Blog Post
For those of you who have been watching the news, you are likely aware that the state of Arkansas has delayed construction projects due to uncertainty regarding the Federal Highway Trust Fund.
U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton along with Congressman Bruce Westerman today announced that Fauxsee Innovations—a Magnolia, Arkansas-based small business—has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) for its efforts to facilitate safe and efficient rural transportation for the blind.
May 12, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement Monday (May 12) after voting for H.R. 1732, the Regulatory Integrity Protection Act of 2015.
May 11, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement regarding deaths and damage from storms that impacted the Fourth District city of Nashville on Sunday evening (May 10).
May 7, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement commemorating Thursday’s National Day of Prayer designation.
May 6, 2015 Blog Post
Last night my office hosted the Fourth District's Congressional Art Competition at the Hot Springs Convention Center. Winners came from across the district
May 4, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) on Monday (May 4) announced a series of mobile offices to take place Wednesday, May 13 (all times central). Mobile offices scheduled the following day (May 14) will complete the final of 33 mobile office stops in each of the district’s counties since January. The Fourth District's mobile offices assist constituents who are having problems with Veterans benefits, Medicare, Social Security and other services involving the federal government.
May 1, 2015 Editorials
It was with great sadness that I learned of the death of former Congressman John Paul Hammerschmidt last month. On Monday, I will join other members of Arkansas’ congressional delegation in Hammerschmidt’s hometown of Harrison, as well as his family and friends, to pay my respects.
April 30, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs), a member of the House Committee on the Budget, issued the following statement upon passage of the joint budget resolution in the U.S. House of Representatives.
April 30, 2015 Blog Post
A Thursday (April 30) POLITICO article on workforce requirements for able-bodied, working age Medicaid expansion recipients highlights my first bill introduced in the 114th Congress, H.R. 886. The State Flexibility and Workforce Requirement Act of 2015 gives states the option to create workforce requirements for individual Medicaid expansion recipients who are able-bodied, working age adults.
November 30, 2016 Video
I was proud to take to the floor of the U.S. House today (November 30) to recognize Cooperative Christian Ministries & Clinic for its work fighting poverty.
October 5, 2016 Video
On Tuesday's (October 4) Talk Business & Politics-Statewide Daily, I discussed the energy bill in conference between the House and Senate.
September 30, 2016 Video
As a country, we have made a promise to our heroes that we would take care of them after they sacrificed so much for us. As you and I both know, the Veteran’s Administration has fallen short of that promise.