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  • Womack Statement on FY 2018 Budget Blueprint
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the below statement following the release of President Trump’s fiscal year (FY) 2018 Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again: “President Trump’s budget blueprint highlights his continued dedication to reversing the liberal legacy of the Obama Administration and ensuring America’s fiscal responsibility. Ultimately, Congress holds the power of the purse, and as a member of the House Appropriations Committee, I look forward to reviewing not only t... Read more

  • ICYMI: Womack Voices Support for Budget Resolution, Repealing Obamacare on House Floor
    Posted in Press Releases on January 13, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care, Budget

    On Friday, January 13, 2017, in a speech given on the House Floor, Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) spoke in support of S.Con.Res. 3, the budgetary and procedural measure that sets the congressional budget for the United States Government and begins the reconciliation process, the necessary first step in repealing Obamacare. S.Con.Res. 3 subsequently passed the House by a vote of 227-198. “Mr. Chairman, by adopting this Budget Resolution, we will set into motion the repeal of the Affordable Care ... Read more

  • Womack Statement on FY17 FSGG Passage
    Posted in Press Releases on July 8, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after the House yesterday passed the fiscal year (FY) 2017 Financial Services and General Government (FSGG) Appropriations bill. The bill provides annual funding for the Treasury Department, the Judiciary, the Small Business Administration, the Securities and Exchange Commission, and other related agencies: “For the first time in six years, the House took up and passed our subcommittee’s vital legislation that not only funds critic... Read more

  • Womack Votes to Override H.R. 3762 Veto
    Posted in Press Releases on February 2, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care, Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after the House voted to override the President’s veto of H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act: “The passage of the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act marked the first time Congress used the Reconciliation process since the Obama Administration did so six years ago to force Obamacare and its taxes and mandates onto us all. It is a shame that the President and his al... Read more

  • Womack Responds to President Obama’s Final State of the Union Address
    Posted in Press Releases on January 12, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense, Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) tonight released the following statement in response to President Obama’s final State of the Union address: “After seven years of State of the Union addresses filled with broken promises and empty words, Americans are disheartened. We ask ourselves if we’re better off now than we were seven years ago. We ask if we are safer now than we were seven years ago. And the truth of the matter is that we are not. “President Obama’s priorities are not America’s priorities, ... Read more

  • Womack Votes to Send Reconciliation Act to President's Desk
    Posted in Press Releases on January 6, 2016 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care, Abortion, Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after passage of the Senate Amendment to H.R. 3762, the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act: “For the first time, Congress has placed a repeal of the most onerous parts of Obamacare and an elimination of federal funding for Planned Parenthood on President Obama’s desk, forcing him to make a tough choice: respect the will of the American people or protect his namesake law and Planned Parenthood. Unfortun... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Consolidated Appropriations Act
    Posted in Press Releases on December 18, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after House passage of the Motion to Concur in the Senate Amendment to H.R. 2029 with House Amendment #1 – Consolidated Appropriations Act: “In any negotiation there is give and take, and I certainly would have liked to see more in this Omnibus agreement, including language to block some of President Obama’s most harmful policies such as Waters of the United States (WOTUS) and his plan to allow Syrian refugees into America. H... Read more

  • Womack Supports Bipartisan Budget Act
    Posted in Press Releases on October 28, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after House passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 (H.R. 1314): “This budget agreement is far from ideal, but providing for our men and women in uniform and for the full faith and credit of the United States is not an option. It is a responsibility. And as an appropriator, I appreciate the fact that it gives our committee a chance to actually do its work.” Congressman Steve Womack has represented Arkansas’s Third Congre... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Budget Reconciliation
    Posted in Press Releases on October 23, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after House passage of the Restoring Americans’ Healthcare Freedom Reconciliation Act (H.R. 3762): “The last time the budget was reconciled, the process was used as a mechanism to force Obamacare down the throats of the American people. Since that time, the House has tirelessly worked to roll back this abrasive health care law. Today, we have given the Senate the opportunity use a simple majority to send a commonsense repeal ... Read more

  • Womack Supports First Bicameral Balanced Budget Since 2001
    Posted in Press Releases on April 30, 2015 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after passage of the Conference Report to S. Con. Res. 11, which establishes the budget for fiscal year 2016 and budget levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025: “When I was elected to Congress, I made a commitment to Third District Arkansans to cut spending and to make the necessary reforms to put our nation’s finances on a sustainable path; passing a budget resolution is essential to this process. But passing the budget re... Read more

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