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U.S. Senator Dr. John Boozman

May, 2017

  • 19 May

    To the Class of 2017

    It’s time to recognize the Class of 2017. I had the honor of addressing graduates at Williams Baptist College in Walnut Ridge on May 13, 2017. Here is some of the advice I gave to graduates: I’m sure many of you are documenting this milestone on social media. You have a lot to be proud of so it is no ...

  • 18 May

    Supporting Those Who Protect Our Communities

    BY U.S. SENATOR DR. JOHN BOOZMAN – Arkansans are proud of the law enforcement history in our state. In my hometown of Fort Smith, the U.S. Marshals Service has a deep-rooted history that helped shape our nation’s westward expansion. Today, many people in the area find their family roots trace back to a U.S. Marshal. As home to the future ...

February, 2017

  • 23 February

    Boozman Invites Arkansans to Participate in Tele-Town Hall Monday

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman will host a telephone town hall on Monday, February 27 at 7:30 p.m. CT to connect with Arkansans and discuss topics under debate in Washington. This statewide event allows Arkansans the ability to ask Boozman questions over the phone or listen to the conversation about the issues impacting them. Arkansans interested in participating in ...

December, 2016

  • 21 December

    Year in Review

    BY US SENATOR DR. JOHN BOOZMAN –  As the 114th Congress comes to an end and we turn the page on 2016 it’s time to reflect on the achievements that will make a difference in the lives of Arkansans and all Americans. Earlier this year, the Washington Examiner reported that the Republican-led Senate is “passing bills at a rate that ...

  • 8 December

    Boozman Votes to Increase Troop Pay & Protect Military’s Basic Housing Allowance in Defense Authorization

    December 8, 2016 WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman applauded passage of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA), a critical authorization bill that supports our nation’s troops, their families and our military installations. “This bill is vital to to ensuring that our men and women in uniform have the tools they need to protect our national security,” Boozman said. “Through ...

  • 8 December

    Senate Air Force Caucus Members Discuss Priorities with Senior Members of Air Force

    December 8, 2016 WASHINGTON – Members of the Senate Air Force Caucus met with U.S. Air Force leaders at the caucus’ biannual breakfast in Washington to discuss upcoming priorities and challenges of the Air Force. Chief of Staff of the Air Force General David Goldfein; Vice Chief General Steven Wilson and Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force James Cody were ...

  • 7 December

    Air Force Honors Boozman with Distinguished Public Service Award

    WASHINGTON – Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James presented U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) with the Secretary of the Air Force Distinguished Public Service Award, the Air Force’s highest public service award bestowed to private citizens. “I am honored to receive this award,” Boozman said. “My dad was a Master Sergeant in the Air Force, so this branch ...

  • 7 December

    Boozman Commends House Passage of Bill to End Taxation of Combat-Injured Veterans’ Severance Payments; Continues Push for Senate Passage

    WASHINGTON—The U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed legislation that mirrors a bill introduced by U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Mark Warner (D-VA) to ensure that veterans who suffer service-ending combat-related injuries are not taxed on the severance payment they receive from the Department of Defense (DOD). The House bill, the Combat-Injured Veterans Tax Fairness Act of 2016 introduced by ...

  • 2 December

    Foundation for the Future – Computer Science

    Preparing students for 21st century careers starts with providing them with the tools and resources to learn skills needed in the modern workforce. In this interconnected digital age, computer science plays an important role. Computer science is experiencing record growth. Students rank computer science among their favorite classes and advanced placement (AP) computer science is the fastest growing course in ...

  • 2 December

    Boozman Votes to Preserve Sanctions on Iran

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) voted today to ensure that Iran would remain subject to sanctions if it continues its belligerent actions, supports terrorism or violates terms of the nuclear agreement it made with the Obama administration. “President Obama acquiesced to each and every demand from Tehran during the nuclear agreement negotiations and Iran has repaid the administration ...