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February 8, 2017 Editorials
Over the past two weeks – utilizing the Congressional Review Act – the House of Representatives voted on a collection of bills that would undo overbearing rules imposed by the Obama Administration.
February 6, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Monday (February 6) upon passage of H.R. 387, the Email Privacy Act of 2017.
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February 2, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) joined a bipartisan group of congressmen Thursday (February 2) for the launch of the Working Forests Caucus in the 115th Congress.
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February 1, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) voted Wednesday (February 1) for H.J. Res. 38 and H.R. Res. 41, resolutions that disapprove of the Department of Interior’s Stream Protection Rule and the Securities and Exchange Commission’s rule relating to “Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers” respectively.
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February 1, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) has been named to five subcommittees under jurisdiction of the House Committees on Natural Resources and Transportation and Infrastructure.
January 31, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Tuesday (January 31) in response to President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court.
January 27, 2017 Press Release
U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) and Congressmen Steve Womack (AR-03) and Bruce Westerman (AR-04) spent today with Arkansas National Guard members at Fort Bliss, Texas as the soldiers prepare for overseas deployment.
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January 25, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) is seeking spring and summer interns in his Hot Springs and Washington, D.C., offices, he announced Wednesday (January 25).
January 24, 2017 Press Release
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Tuesday (January 24) upon passage of H.R. 7, the No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Disclosure Act of 2017.
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January 24, 2017 Blog Post
Monday (January 23), the House passed a measure that would improve phone service in rural Arkansas and across America.

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In The News

June 28, 2015 In The News
This week in the nation’s capital, lawmakers took up issues involving trade and security, while two Supreme Court cases late in the week drew the ire of the state’s congressional delegation.
June 28, 2015 In The News
After a trip to Ukraine and Slovakia, U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., said last week that the United States needs to provide assistance to help Ukrainian fighters fend off Russia-backed troops.
June 21, 2015 In The News
The U.S. Senate last week overwhelmingly approved a $612 billion defense authorization bill over objections from the Obama administration that it evades congressionally mandated spending caps through an accounting loophole.
June 21, 2015 In The News
Two University of Arkansas at Fayetteville employees joined representatives from more than 70 colleges and universities around the world Wednesday in Washington to talk about ending hunger on college campuses.
June 21, 2015 In The News
Legislation to allow the U.S. Forest Service to speed up thinning of federal forests to control wildfires is headed to the U.S. House of Representatives floor after passing two committees.
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June 19, 2015 In The News
Biomass Power Association thanks Rep. Annie Kuster, D-N.H., and Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Airzona, for their leadership in sending a bipartisan letter of support for biomass power to the U.S. EPA. The letter, sent June 17 and signed by a total of 21 members, outlines the environmental and economic benefits of electricity from “low-value” wood and other agricultural residues. The signers request that the EPA “take action to remove regulatory ambiguities in the treatment of utility-scale biomass power as a renewable resource.”
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June 15, 2015 In The News
The House last week crippled President Obama’s trade agenda, splitting on key votes he needed to finalize a major deal with Asian nations.
June 14, 2015 In The News
The schedule in the nation’s capital this week was hectic as lawmakers dealt with national security, defense, trade and government waste among other issues. The following is a recap of activity.
June 14, 2015 In The News
For the companies lining up to build as many as 50,000 new vehicles to replace the Army’s Humvee — the ubiquitous symbol of America’s recent ground wars — the stakes are high.
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June 14, 2015 In The News
Under the threat of billions of dollars in trade retaliation from Canada and Mexico, Arkansas' senators and agricultural producers are pushing the U.S. Senate to remove a law requiring that meat be labeled with the country where the animal was born, raised and slaughtered.

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Videos

July 26, 2017 Video
Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) took to the floor of the U.S. House of Representatives on Wednesday (July 26) to honor Huck Plyler of Hope.
July 26, 2017 Video
In a story on last night's KNWA - Northwest Arkansas News, the station previewed a new engineering internship program I'm developing for my office in conjunction with the University of Arkansas: College of Engineering.
July 21, 2017 Video
This week was "Made in America Week." In a speech yesterday, I highlighted the impact manufacturing has had on the Fourth Congressional District of Arkansas.

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