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U.S. Representative Bruce Westerman

February, 2016

  • 17 February

    2016 Congressional Art Competition

    HOT SPRINGS – The office of Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) is accepting submissions from Fourth District high school students for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition through Friday, April 15. The Congressional Art Competition, established in 1982, enables high school students to showcase their artistic ability in the Cannon Tunnel that connects the House office building complex to the U.S. Capitol ...

  • 15 February

    A series of 29 mobile offices

    HOT SPRINGS – Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) announced Monday (Feb. 15) a series of 29 mobile offices beginning Wednesday, March 2 at 9 a.m. (all times central). The Fourth District’s mobile offices assist constituents who are with Veterans benefits, Medicare, Social Security and other services involving the federal government. Constituents in need of immediate assistance or those unable to attend ...

  • 12 February

    “Supreme Court Has Sided With the American People”

    WASHINGTON – Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Thursday (Feb. 11) in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to temporarily block the Obama Administration’s greenhouse gas emissions rules on power plants: “The Supreme Court has sided with the American people,” Westerman said. “Instead of bypassing Congress to rewrite our nation’s laws, President Obama is seeing the Constitution enforced and our nation’s ...

  • 10 February

    The Congressional App Challenge

    HOT SPRINGS – Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) was joined by Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson Monday (Feb. 8) to award top honors for the Fourth District’s Congressional App Challenge. The Congressional App Challenge is a competition aimed at encouraging U.S. high school students to learn how to code by creating their own applications. The Challenge is intended to highlight the value of computer ...

  • 4 February

    READ Act, a bill co-sponsored by Westerman

    WASHINGTON – Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04) issued the following statement Thursday (Feb. 4) following passage of the READ Act (H.R. 3033), a bill co-sponsored by Westerman: “Dyslexia is the most common learning disability, affecting more than 90 percent of all individuals identified as learning disabled, including an estimated one out of six U.S. school children,” Westerman said. “This learning disability causes ...

  • 3 February

    Congressman Bruce Westerman seeking summer interns

    WASHINGTON – Congressman Bruce Westerman (R-Hot Springs) is seeking Summer interns in his Hot Springs and Washington, D.C. offices, he announced Wednesday (Feb. 3). “As a former Congressional intern through a Future Farmers of America fellowship, I know how important internships are in developing engaged citizens and future leaders in America,” Westerman said. “I am excited to welcome Fourth District interns to my Hot ...