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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Gov. Hutchinson Introduces New ArFuture Grant

Pays Full Cost of Tuition for Community and Technical College December 8, 2016 LITTLE ROCK – Gov. Asa Hutchinson today announced the creation of the “Arkansas Future Grant” (ArFuture) for traditional, home school and non-traditional students in Arkansas. This state funded grant would be available on a first come, first serve basis and would provide two years of tuition and fees at ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Boozman Opens Summer Intern Application Period

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is seeking Arkansas college students interested in getting a firsthand look at the inner workings of Congress by interning in his Washington, D.C. or Arkansas offices this summer.   “Interning in Washington or the state office of a U.S. Senator is an excellent opportunity for any Arkansas college student who is interested in public service. ...

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The Season of Giving

BY U.S. SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN – Like many Arkansas households, my home is filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the Christmas season. My wife Cathy enjoys decorating our home and baking cookies, and I always look forward to spending more time with my family and friends. We have many family traditions and it is especially heartwarming to see my daughters ...

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Boozman Statement on WTO Approval of Retaliatory Tariffs in Response to COOL Mandate

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) today released the following statement after the World Trade Organization (WTO) approved Canada and Mexico’s request to place more than $1 billion in retaliatory tariffs on American goods: “Today’s retaliation is not surprising. I’ve long opposed the COOL mandate because it alienates our trading partners, increases compliance costs and offers few benefits. Unless Congress acts, ...

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