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U.S. Senator Dr. John Boozman

October, 2016

  • 19 October

    Boozman to Launch #EverySecondCounts Tour

    Statewide Tour Shows Appreciation for First Responders & Public Safety Officials LITTLE ROCK– U.S. Senator John Boozman will launch the #EverySecondCounts Tour on Monday to promote an appreciation for first responders, whose call to public service keeps us safe. “First responders answer when we call for help. They are brave individuals who selflessly put their lives on the line every ...

  • 17 October

    Every Second Counts for First Responders

    Communities throughout Arkansas and across the country are filled with unsung heroes. High at the top of that list would be the first responders and public safety community, the men and women who show up to help in times of crisis and serve their families, friends and neighbors at a moment’s notice. I am excited to announce that I’ll be ...

  • 10 October

    How Arkansans Influence National Debates

    BY U.S. SENATOR, DR. JOHN BOOZMAN –  If you’ve ever wondered who inspires the legislation I sponsor and support, the answer is you. Well, maybe not you personally, but Arkansans just like you. Being a voice for Arkansans during the creation of policies on issues important to our state is a big part of my commitment as your representative. I’m a firm believer that ...

  • 3 October

    Boozman to Join Rogers High School Students for Hour of Code Event

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) will join Rogers High School computer science students for an Hour of Code event on Tuesday, October 4. Hour of Code is an introduction to computer science that aims to prepare students for 21st century careers in technology. Boozman will observe and participate in a hands-on lesson in coding and will visit with ...

  • 3 October

    Celebrating A Milestone for African-Americans

    The National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) had been under construction for a number of years, but is now complete and ready to welcome the public in order to tell the story of the African-American experience in our country, both the struggles and triumphs that characterize their journey. I was honored to attend the museum’s moving and ...

  • 3 October

    Boozman-Championed Provisions to Ensure Veterans Housing Programs Continue Become Law

    Seven programs reauthorized to help homeless veterans were set to expire today WASHINGTON—Legislation that includes language similar to a bill introduced by U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Mazie Hirono (D-HI) was signed into law ensuring that important veterans housing programs that were set to expire today continue. President Obama’s signature on the Department of Veterans Affairs Expiring Authorities Act ...

  • 3 October

    Arkansas Senators Push Back Against Death Tax Regulations

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Tom Cotton (R-AR), along with 39 other senators, are pushing back against proposed regulations that would increase the estate tax, or “death tax,” on family farms and businesses. The senators sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew expressing their concern that the new rules would “discourage families from continuing to operate ...

September, 2016

  • 23 September

    Boozman, Cotton Join Colleagues to Urge President Obama to Refrain From ‘No First Use’ Nuclear Policy

    WASHINGTON–Arkansas’s U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton joined Sen. Steve Daines (R-MT) and 27 of their Senate colleagues in urging President Obama to refrain from implementing the dangerous and irresponsible ‘no first use’ nuclear weapons policy. In a letter to President Barack Obama, the senators underscore the strategic importance of the nuclear arsenal to domestic safety and geopolitical strength. “The ...

  • 23 September

    Overtime Rule Fails American Workers

    Susan North wanted to be her own boss, so she built a successful business that now employs nearly 500 Arkansans. While she has opportunities to make her own decisions, what has surprised her the most as a small business owner is the extent to which her hands are tied when it come to regulations with which she must comply. Now ...

  • 22 September

    Members of Arkansas Delegation Announce $5.9 Million FAA Grant for Clinton National Airport Project

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton, along with Congressman French Hill, today announced that the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport will receive $5.9 million from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to rehabilitate the taxiway at Adams Field. The grant money will be used to fund phase 2 of the reconstruction project that will improve 2,500 feet ...