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  • Womack Condemns the Actions of Hate Groups Across America
    Posted in Press Releases on August 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement in response to the recent events in Charlottesville and around the country: “There is no place in America for bigotry or hatred of any kind. Groups that harbor this type of ideology—specifically people who associate themselves with groups related to white supremacy, white nationalism, or neo-Nazism—are not only on the wrong side of history, but also at odds with the founding and sustaining maxim of our nation that all men are... Read more

  • Womack Announces Wounded Warrior Fellow
    Posted in Press Releases on August 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today announced the selection of Corporal Aaron Mankin of Rogers, Arkansas as the Wounded Warrior Fellow for the Third District. Established by Congress in 2008, the Wounded Warrior Fellowship Program creates employment opportunities for veterans within the U.S. House of Representatives. These two-year fellowships provide veterans with experience and exposure to broaden career opportunities. After the announcement of Mankin's appointment, Congressman Steve Womack ... Read more

  • Womack Accepting Fall 2017 Internship Applications
    Posted in Press Releases on August 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) is seeking hard-working college students and recent graduates to serve as interns in his Washington, D.C. office, as well as his district offices in Rogers, Fort Smith, and Harrison, for the following sessions: Fall 2017 September – December* *Dates are flexible. A congressional internship is a rewarding experience, and both Washington, D.C. and district office interns will work closely with Congressman Womack’s staff and constituents while learning the inner work... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Healthcare Stall
    Posted in Press Releases on July 28, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Health Care

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-03) today released the following statement regarding the struggles to pass healthcare legislation through both houses: “Early this morning, the Senate failed in delivering a healthcare bill that would rid the country of the collapsing Obamacare mandates. I am deeply saddened that we have come to this point as a Congress. With an unfinished budget and eight stalled appropriations bills left to pass in the House alone, this is not the time to be taking a break for Augu... Read more

  • Womack Votes YEA for the Defense of the Nation
    Posted in Press Releases on July 27, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-03) today voted for the passage of H.R. 3219, the Make America Secure Appropriations Act. This omnibus bill provides funding for four of the twelve total appropriations bills: (1) Defense, (2) Legislative Branch, (3) Military Construction and Veterans Affairs, and (4) Energy and Water Development through Fiscal Year 2018. After passage, Congressman Womack released the following statement: “As a member of the House Appropriations committee, I am proud of my colleagues... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Passage of H.J. Res. 111, Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Relating to “Arbitration Agreements”
    Posted in Press Releases on July 25, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today voted for the passage of H.J. Res. 111, Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection Relating to “Arbitration Agreements,” following his leading role to address this looming issue in the House Committee on Appropriations. The Congressional Review Act is a law that allows Congress to review new federal regulations issued by government agencies and, ... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Passage of H.R. 3364, the Russia, Iran, and North Korea Sanctions Act
    Posted in Press Releases on July 25, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Foreign Affairs

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released today the following statement after the passage of H.R. 3364, the Russia, Iran, and North Korea Sanctions Act: “I commend my fellow colleagues for passing H.R. 3364, the Russia, Iran, and North Korea Sanctions Act. I believe Congress’ most fundamental duty is to provide for the common defense of the nation, and to that end, this critical piece of legislation sends a powerful message to North Korea, Iran, and Russia through the imposition of sanctions. The... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Passage of Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution out of Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on July 20, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after the Fiscal Year 2018 Budget Resolution was passed out of Committee: “I am inspired by the budget that my colleagues and I have worked hard to move to the full House last night. Our resolution draws a path forward for achieving a balanced budget in 10 years, without raising taxes, and places the government on a fiscal course sustainable for the long term. While promoting economic growth, the budget also ensures a strong nation... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Passage Fiscal Year 2018 LHHS Appropriations Bill Through Committee
    Posted in Press Releases on July 19, 2017 | Preview rr

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released the following statement after the Fiscal Year 2018 Labor, Health, and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (LHHS) Appropriations Bill was passed through Committee: “As the Vice Chairman of the LHHS Subcommittee of the House Appropriations Committee, I am proud to join my committee colleagues in passing this vital bill. Among many important aspects, the LHHS bill provides a total of $35.2 billion for the National Institutes of Health (NIH), whic... Read more

  • Womack Statement on Passage of H.R. 2810, the National Defense Authorization Act for FY18
    Posted in Press Releases on July 14, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Defense

    Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the below statement on the passage of the National Defense Authorization Act for FY18 (NDAA): “Today, I commend the House for carrying out its most fundamental duty of providing for the common defense of the Republic through passage of this bill. It is an important first step in bringing back readiness, resources, and reform to the finest fighting forces in the world. The NDAA expands the Armed Forces to counter the growing threats worldwide, provid... Read more

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