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.
April 24, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement following passage of the Protecting Cyber Networks Act and the National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act on Thursday, April 23.
April 21, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) announced Tuesday that his office will host a series of mobile offices at the following locations on Monday, May 4 (all times central). The Fourth District's mobile offices will assist constituents who are having problems with Veterans benefits, Medicare, Social Security and other services involving the federal government.
April 19, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Reps. Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) and French Hill (R-Little Rock) appeared together Sunday, April 19, on Capitol View, a public affairs show that airs on NBC television stations across Arkansas. Topics discussed during the joint interview included the representatives' first 100 days in the 114th Congress, balancing the budget, the "Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015," as well as constituent services.
April 16, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement following his vote for the "Death Tax Repeal Act of 2015."
September 13, 2016 Video
Rules made by Washington bureaucrats aren't working for America.
September 9, 2016 Video
During the August work period, I had the pleasure of meeting with hundreds of constituents as I traveled across Arkansas.