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July, 2015

  • 20 July

    Boozman Invites Arkansans to Preserve the Stories of Veterans

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) encourages Arkansans to collect the experiences and stories of Natural State veterans as part of the Veterans History Project, an initiative that aims to preserve and make accessible the personal accounts of American war veterans so that future generations may hear directly from veterans and better understand ...

  • 10 July

     Members of Arkansas Delegation Announce More than $3 Million for State Airports

    BY U.S. SENATOR LARRY TEAGUE – Supports Upgrades to Airports in Arkansas, Baxter, Chicot, Craighead, Greene, Hempstead, Izard, Lawrence, Lonoke, Mississippi, Sevier and Yell Counties WASHINGTON  – U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congressmen Rick Crawford and Bruce Westerman—today announced that 12 Arkansas airports have been awarded more than $3 million from the Department of Transportation to support ...

June, 2015

  • 29 June

    Arkansas Delegation Supports Governor’s Request of Disaster Declaration

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman—today sent a letter to President Obama supporting Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson’s request for a federal disaster declaration for 33 Arkansas counties following severe storms and flooding. The following is full text of the delegation’s ...

  • 29 June

    Boozman Statement on Final Passage of TPA 

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement after the Senate passed legislation to grant the executive branch Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) for six years: “International trade supports over 340,000 jobs in Arkansas. That’s one in every five jobs. That number will continue to rise as we open new markets for Arkansas’s ...

  • 29 June

    Athletics Sparks Recovery for Service Members and Veterans

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – Tech. Sgt. Jason Caswell, a 19th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron crew chief at the Little Rock Air Force Base, has always had a competitive nature. He was passionate about rugby and set his sights on becoming a member of the Air Force rugby team with the ultimate goal of playing on the USA rugby team. ...

  • 23 June

    Boozman Highlights Arkansans’ Concerns with WOTUS Rule on Senate Floor

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) highlighted the potential impact the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) overreaching “waters of the United States”  (WOTUS) rule would have on Arkansas and shared the concerns of Arkansans during a speech on the Senate floor. “The Obama Administration wants to give bureaucrats in Washington control of almost all ...

  • 23 June

    STEM: Gateway for Future Job Opportunities

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – In today’s global economy, ensuring that students in Arkansas and around the country have the skills they need to compete in a global environment is critical to maintaining America’s leadership in the world. We need a strong education system that helps our future workforce meet the needs of the technologically driven world and reflects ...

  • 9 June

    Mr. President, Fill Vacant IG Positions

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – When $8 million worth of solar panels failed to activate at the Little Rock Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VAMC), it rightfully made headlines around the state. Not only were they incompatible with the local electricity grid, but they were knowingly built in a location that conflicted with another project. This ineffective use of taxpayer ...

  • 8 June

    Senators Introduce Bill to Deny Resouces to Castro’s Military and Security Services

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – Washington, D.C.— Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR) and Marco Rubio (R-FL) today introduced the “Cuban Military Transparency Act,” bipartisan legislation that would ensure any increase in resources to Cuba reach the Cuban people by prohibiting financial transactions with the Castro regime’s military and security services.released the following statement on the USA FREEDOM Act: The bill’s co-sponsors include: Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ), ...

  • 3 June

    Boozman Statement on EPA’s Finalized WOTUS Rule

    BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement after the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final rule on the “waters of the United States” (WOTUS). “This EPA overreach threatens farmers, ranchers and private landowners’ ability to use their property. This rule will raise costs without providing clean water benefits, takes control ...