Holds office U.S. House District 4
"It has been shown that recreational marijuana leads to increased drug use among minors & more dangerous roadways. Early voting in Arkansas starts tomorrow, and I plan to vote NO on ISSUE 4. I encourage all Arkansans to do the same." (Twitter, October 2022)
Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Arkansas, said, "I took an oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States, and as long as it's against the law in the federal government, I'm opposed to it." (02/20/18)
A staffer for Representative Westerman said the Representative "opposed legalization when it was on the ballot in Arkansas" when contacted by the NORML office on 2/29/16
Q: Do you support allowing doctors to prescribe marijuana to their patients for medicinal purposes? A: No.
Q: Should the possession of small amounts of marijuana be decriminalized? A: No. (11/1/08)
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