At a press conference with Republican leaders on Tuesday, July 15, 2014, Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) discussed the dozens of jobs bills the House has passed that – if taken up by the Senate – would create jobs and opportunity in America.
Delivering the Weekly Republican Address from Bentonville Square in the heart of downtown Bentonville, Arkansas's historic business district, Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) reflects on the Declaration of Independence and our ongoing mission to ensure Americans have a voice in their government and their economy.
On Wednesday, June 18, 2014, in a speech given on the House Floor, Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) spoke in support of H.R. 4870, the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2015. H.R. 4870 was subsequently passed by the House on Friday, June 20, 2014, with with bipartisan support. The bill provides the Department of Defense (DoD) $490.8 billion in discretionary spending and $79.4 billion for Overseas Contingency Operations (OCO) for fiscal year 2015.
Proud to introduce the Jumpstarting Occupational-learning and Entrepreneurship (JOE) Act, which exempts school-based enterprises - like DECA's House of Grounds in Harrison, Arkansas - from new school-nutrition requirements that will effectively run them out of business by significantly limiting the hours of operation and the types of food and beverage they can sell.