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No More Stalling on Marketplace Fairness (Randy Zook Commentary)

by Randy Zook 12/1/2014 12:00 am

It has been widely reported that U.S. House Speaker John Boehner has promised that the Marketplace Fairness Act will not surface in 2014. Congress’ failure to act on this important measure is a huge setback for Arkansas’ businesses, for our retail and commercial industries, and is another blow by Washington to Arkansas’ economy.

Hill, Westerman Prevail in 2nd, 4th Congressional Districts

by Associated Press 11/4/2014 10:19 pm

Republican businessman French Hill has been elected to a U.S. House seat representing the Little Rock area and other parts of central Arkansas, and Republican state Rep. Bruce Westerman has won a U.S. House seat representing south Arkansas.

After Supremes' Decision, Womack Urges Congress to Act on Online Sales Tax

by Lance Turner 12/3/2013 11:10 am

U.S. Rep. Steve Womack, R-Ark., is heartened by Monday's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to let stand New York's online sales tax law.

Cotton, Crawford, Griffin, Womack Vote to Cut Food Stamps

by Associated Press 9/20/2013 7:50 am

Arkansas' four congressmen have voted to cut nearly $4 billion a year from the food stamp program, a 5 percent reduction to the nation's main feeding program used by more than 1 in 7 Americans.

U.S. Rep. Steve Womack Opposed to Military Action Against Syria

by Associated Press 9/10/2013 7:43 am

Republican U.S. Rep. Steve Womack says he's voting against military action in Syria.

Lawmakers Announce $3.4M Grant for Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport

by Associated Press 7/23/2013 3:08 pm

U.S. Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman and Rep. Steve Womack have announced a $3.4 million grant to the Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport from the US Department of Transportation.