Official releases from the Campaign to Elect Celeste Williams
Celeste Williams Campaign Launches TV Ad Buy
OCT 14, 2020
"Family nurse practitioner and Democratic candidate for the Third Congressional District, Celeste Williams launched her campaign’s first television ad buy this week. Her new TV ad, called “Too Chicken,” calls out Rep. Steve Womack for hiding his record from his constituents."
The Post Office is Not for Sale - Protecting a Lifeline for Veterans, Voters, and Rural Arkansans
AUG. 17, 2020
“We owe it to veterans, voters, and rural Arkansans to defend the post office. I am disappointed my opponent refuses to take action."
Trump Must Invoke Further Use of the Defense Production Act to Increase COVID-19 Testing Supplies
JUL. 8, 2020
"In the face of increasing COVID-19 cases statewide, Arkansas prepares to confront a testing crisis. Our ability to combat this pandemic is contingent upon our capacity to test, trace, and isolate infected community members."
Coronavirus Cases In Arkansas Reach Grim Milestone - Northwest Arkansas Emerges As Epicenter
MAY 29, 2020
"With COVID-19 cases on the rise in Northwest Arkansas, Congressional Candidate Celeste Williams urges leaders to protect our communities by providing overdue protections for all essential workers."
Celeste Williams Supports Coronavirus Relief Package that would Benefit First Responders and Frontline Workers; Womack to Vote Against It
MAY 15, 2020
"First responders and frontline workers are the everyday heroes who need our help now more than ever."
Concerns About Public Health Preparedness Heightened With News of First Presumptive Positive COVID-19 Infection in Arkansas
MAR. 12, 2020
"The confirmation of a presumptive positive COVID-19 case in Arkansas on Wednesday has heightened concerns about coronavirus in the state."
The Peaceful Transfer of Presidential Power is Fundamental to our Democracy
Sept. 24, 2020
"Yesterday, President Trump made clear that he might not respect the election results or guarantee a peaceful transfer of power."
Celeste Williams More than Doubles Incumbent Womack in Second Quarter Fundraising
JUL. 15, 2020
“I’ve invested my time listening to voters across the District, and this outpouring of support is evidence that they feel heard and have confidence that we’re going to win,” said Williams. “When I’m elected, I’ll fight for every Arkansan, not just those who can afford Steve Womack’s ear.”
In Solidarity With the Family and Community of George Floyd - A Call to Action
JUN. 4, 2020
"Our nation mourns George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony Dade, and the
countless more Black lives lost to police violence and racially motivated murders."
Elizabeth Warren Endorses Celeste Williams For Congress in Arkansas
APR. 22, 2020
"Celeste Williams, family Nurse Practitioner and Democratic Candidate for U.S. Congress in Arkansas’s Third District is among the first to be endorsed by Elizabeth Warren’s newly formed organization the Warren Democrats."
Pandemic Concerns Highlight Need for Universal Healthcare and Paid Leave
FEB. 28, 2020
"Growing concerns of a coronavirus pandemic underscore the importance of universal healthcare and paid leave for employees."