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  • Womack Statement on Democrats Failure to Negotiate
    Posted in Press Releases on January 10, 2019 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – January 10, 2019….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement in response to Democrats – who have previously supported border security, including barriers and fences – continuing to put politics before the American people and U.S. national security. “The partial government shutdown continues this week without a realistic plan to end it—and the consequences continue to grow. We want a secure nation, functioning government, and our federal workers in Arkansas ... Read more

  • Womack Statement on President Trump’s Border Security Address
    Posted in Press Releases on January 8, 2019 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – January 8, 2019….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the below statement following President Trump’s speech to the nation on border security. “The United States is facing both a humanitarian and national security crisis on our southern border, and President Trump is responsibly pressing Democrats for resources to address border security. It is neither immoral nor wasteful – it’s a constitutional imperative. Just a few days removed from taking an oath to our Constitution, I ... Read more

  • Womack Sworn Into 116th Congress
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2019 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – January 3, 2019….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after taking the oath of office and being sworn in for a fifth term representing Arkansas’s Third District in the United States House of Representatives: “It is an incredible honor to represent Arkansas’s Third Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives. As we start the 116th Congress, I will continue to fight for the conservative values and fiscally responsible policies that... Read more

  • Womack Votes Against Democratic Funding Proposal
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2019 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – January 3, 2019….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after he voted against the partisan funding package proposed by House Democrats: “The legislation put forth on the floor today by House Democrats clearly shows that they are prioritizing political stunts over workable solutions. Instead of coming to the table and negotiating in good faith, the Democrats have delivered bills that are non-starters. These proposals ignore the need for border security,... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Democrats Refusing to Fund the Wall, Impending Government Shutdown
    Posted in Press Releases on December 21, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – December 21, 2018… Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after Congress failed to pass either continued funding or fiscal year 2019 appropriations for the seven remaining annual bills, which will result in a partial government shutdown starting at midnight. “Democrats have shown their hand—they prefer open borders over an open government. As Members of Congress, we took an oath of allegiance to the United States, not those trying to enter it illegally.... Read more

  • Womack Votes for Significant Reform to the Criminal Justice System
    Posted in Press Releases on December 21, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – December 20, 2018….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after the House today passed the Senate Amendment to S.756, the First Step Act, by a vote of 358-36. The legislation, which will now head to the President’s desk to be signed into law, helps reduce the risk that prisoners will recidivate upon release from prison, along with making other reforms. “America is the land of promise and opportunity. The First Step Act gives nonviolent, low-risk offende... Read more

  • Womack, House Pass Farm Bill to Support Arkansas Agriculture
    Posted in Press Releases on December 12, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – December 12, 2018….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) and the U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the 2018 Farm Bill. The final version authorizes and reforms essential food and farm programs, including initiatives related to commodity and crop assistance, agricultural trade, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and rural development, for five years. The legislation, which passed by a margin of 369-47, makes critical investments to support Arkansas farmers,... Read more

  • Members of Arkansas and Missouri Congressional Delegations Announce $25 Million Grant for Critical Segment of I-49
    Posted in Press Releases on December 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – December 6, 2018…. U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (R-MO), John Boozman (R-AR) and Tom Cotton (R-AR), along with U.S. Representatives Billy Long (MO-07) and Steve Womack (AR-03), announced that $25 million in funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has been awarded to complete work on a critical segment of Interstate 49 that will connect Arkansas and Missouri. The Arkansas/Missouri connector, often referred to as the Bella Vista Bypass, is the only portion of the more tha... Read more

  • Senate Passes Womack Cosponsored Bill to Support Marshallese in Arkansas
    Posted in Press Releases on December 6, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – December 6, 2018….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after the Senate passed the REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States, legislation he cosponsored and helped pass in the House. The legislation reforms current law to allow the Marshallese and other citizens of Freely Associated States to obtain a permanent driver's license or personal identification card. The bill will now head to President’s desk for final signature. More information... Read more

  • Womack Re-Elected to Influential House Steering Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on November 28, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – November 28, 2018….Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after being re-elected to serve on the House Republican Steering Committee. The Steering Committee recommends members of the U.S. House of Representatives for committee assignments and chairmanships after analyzing a range of factors, including member background, expertise on issues, and level of seniority. This is Womack’s third term on the Republican Steering Committee, where he represents memb... Read more

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