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.
April 29, 2015 Press Release
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April 29, 2015 Speech
Congressman John Paul Hammerschmidt began serving as a member of this body from my lifelong home state of Arkansas in 1967, the year I was born, and he did so for 12 terms...long enough for me to grow up, graduate from college, get a job, and get married.
April 28, 2015 Press Release
On Tuesday, April 28, 2015, Representatives Rick Crawford (R-AR-1), French Hill (R-AR-2), Steve Womack (R-AR-3), and Bruce Westerman (R-AR-4) paid tribute to former U.S. Representative John Paul Hammerschmidt (R-AR-3; 1967-1993) and observed a moment of silence in his honor on the House Floor. Hammerschmidt passed away on April 1, 2015, at the age of 92.
September 21, 2016 Video
Wednesday morning (September 21), I posed questions to White House Council on Environmental Quality Managing Director Christy Goldfuss about the impact of unmanaged forests on greenhouse gas emissions.
September 16, 2016 Video
We must restore Congress' Constitutional authority.
September 15, 2016 Video
On this morning's Washington Journal, I discussed America's energy policy, the Resilient Federal Forests Act, and the priorities of the House Committee on Natural Resources.