September 18, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement Friday (September 18) following his vote for the Defund Planned Parenthood Act of 2015.
September 17, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) hosted a special order following votes Thursday (September 17). The special order will focused on the Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2015 (passed by the House in July), wildfire prevention, and wildfire funding.
September 16, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs), lead author of H.R. 2647 - the Resilient Federal Forests Act of 2015 - issued the following statement in response to the Obama Administration's request that Congress change how the United States pays for wildfire suppression efforts.
September 15, 2015 Blog Post
There have been many accomplishments to be proud of since arriving to Congress in January. Among the accomplishments to directly benefit constituents is H.R. 2, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015.
September 15, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman—are asking Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz to address their detailed concerns about the federal government’s possible unprecedented partnership with a third party to construct an electrical transmission project through Arkansas.
September 14, 2015 Blog Post
Constituents may be under the impression that Congress is a do-nothing group of individuals. But in the coming weeks, I will highlight the work done by Congress since January. The work is complex and shows a high level of cooperation. It proves that the Republican-led House is getting bills passed and moved to the Senate. In some cases, those bills are passing the Senate, which is a positive change from the past four years.
September 11, 2015 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) issued the following statement following his vote Friday (September 11) against the Iran Nuclear Agreement.
September 10, 2015 Blog Post
The actions being taken by the House of Representatives this week will give your elected officials the opportunity to kill the bad deal between the Obama administration and Iran. But for many of you, the procedures and votes we are taking may be confusing.
U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton, along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman today announced that Arkansas local law enforcement agencies will receive $2.3 million in federal grants from the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program to purchase law enforcement equipment and supplies.
August 31, 2015 Press Release
U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton, along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman today announced that 13 Arkansas airports will receive $8.5 million from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to support facility upgrades and expansions.
July 14, 2016 Video
I rose today as an advocate for “A Better Way.”
July 13, 2016 Video
I'm fighting for healthy forests in the Fiscal 2017 Interior appropriations bill.
July 13, 2016 Video
I have introduced several amendments to the Fiscal 2017 Interior appropriations bill.