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  • Womack Statement on Federal Funding Extension
    Posted in Press Releases on January 18, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    WASHINGTON– Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after the House voted in favor of another short-term funding extension: “The House Republican Conference had its hands tied today as we advanced another continuing resolution- this time to ensure funding through February 16. The bill provides a six-year extension for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, funds our national defense, and delays arduous Obamacare taxes from taking effect. I am glad to see small vi... Read more

  • Steering Committee Recommends Rep. Steve Womack for Budget Chairman
    Posted in Press Releases on January 9, 2018 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    WASHINGTON– The House Republican Steering Committee has recommended that Rep. Steve Womack (R-AR) be named chairman of the House Budget Committee, to succeed Rep. Diane Black (R-TN). House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) issued the following statement: “I believe Steve Womack is the right man for the job of chairman of the Budget Committee. Steve’s experience in the House, commitment to fiscal conservatism, and relentless pursuit to safeguard taxpayer dollars make him extremely qualified to lead this i... Read more

  • Two-Week Continuing Resolution Passes House
    Posted in Press Releases on December 7, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    WASHINGTON– Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after the House voted in favor of a short-term funding extension: “This afternoon, I voted in favor of the short-term continuing resolution (CR) that will fund our government through December 22. I have often noted that I don’t like this kind of legislating, and I am disappointed that we have come to this point as a Congress. I prefer we handle funding the government separate from other contentious issues, as orig... Read more

  • Womack Votes YEA to Move Forward with Tax Reform
    Posted in Press Releases on October 26, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Tax Reform, Budget

    WASHINGTON– Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) today released the following statement after the House adoption of the Senate Amendment to H.Con.Res. 71, Establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027: “My vote to support the budget resolution has little to do with the resolution itself. Rather, it’s necessary to move tax reform, a critical maneuver in jumpstarting the e... Read more

  • Womack Votes to Build a Better America
    Posted in Press Releases on October 5, 2017 | Preview rr
    Tags: Budget

    WASHINGTON– Congressman Steve Womack (AR-3) released today the following statement after the House agreed to H. Con. Res. 71, the fiscal year 2018 budget resolution- Building a Better America: “The budget that the House agreed to today is a responsible plan, a plan geared towards helping working families and small businesses across America. We must begin to move in a direction of financial fortitude and stay committed to giving our future generations a country that is sustainable and thriving, f... 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 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

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