Pryor’s Mobile Office Staff Headed to White, Cleburne, Stone, Independence, Sharp, Fulton, and Izard Counties

LITTLE ROCK, AR—U.S. Senator Mark Pryor’s Mobile Office will continue its statewide tour next week to help Arkansans who may be having problems with the Veterans Administration, Social Security, or other services involving the federal government. Over the past year, Pryor’s Mobile Office has made … [Read more...]

Congressman Tim Griffin: Today’s Court Decisions Uphold Religious and Fundamental Rights

WASHINGTON – Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-02) issued the following statement today in response to two Supreme Court decisions that 1) some employers will not be required under the Affordable Care Act to provide insurance coverage for contraceptives that may be contrary to their religious or moral … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator John Boozman: Hobby Lobby Ruling Marks Victory for Religious Freedom

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that closely held corporations with religious objections can refuse to pay for abortifacients in the case of Burwell vs. Hobby Lobby. “This nation was founded on the right to freely … [Read more...]

Hobby Lobby win in court against Obamacare at Supreme Court

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It’s official. In a landmark 5-4 decision, the US Supreme Court ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby in a huge victory for religious liberty.  Read more from: Conservative Tribune   … [Read more...]

Pryor Measure to Prioritize Funding for Sirens, Safe Rooms Passes Committee Continues to Pursue Every Avenue to Help Arkansas Tornado Recovery Efforts

WASHINGTON D.C. –The Senate Appropriations Committee today unanimously accepted U.S. Senator Mark Pryor’s provision encouraging FEMA to prioritize grant funding for tornado sirens and safe rooms. This action is part of the multi-pronged approach Pryor is taking to help Arkansans recover from … [Read more...]

Boozman Statement on Supreme Court Recess Appointment Ruling

WASHINGTON- U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement after the Supreme Court ruled that President Obama violated the Constitution’s appointment clause while appointing members to the National Labor Relations Board during a pro forma session of the Senate in January … [Read more...]

The June 10, 2014 Republican Primary Runoffs Winners are Swain and Rutledge

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The two winners in the June 10th primary runoffs are: Republican candidate for Cleburne County Sheriff Richard Swain and Republican candidate for Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge. The Unofficial numbers in the Cleburne County Sheriff Race with all being reported: Richard Swain, 1,313 and … [Read more...]

Griffin Amendment Prioritizes Pipeline Safety Over Federal Transit Administration Bureaucracy

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Reduces Washington bureaucracy to increase PHMSA funding ‘at no additional cost to hardworking taxpayers’   (click here to watch video of today’s floor action)   LITTLE ROCK – Congressman Tim Griffin (AR-02) issued the following statement after the House passed his amendment to … [Read more...]

Surf the Bay Friday and Saturday on Greers Ferry Lake at the Fairfield Bay Marina

Come get away and “Surf the Bay”!  It’s Arkansas’ Premier Watersport Festival this Friday and Saturday  on Greers Ferry Lake at the Fairfield Bay Marina! There will be  live entertainment, games for the kids, professional wake surfing demos, stand up paddle boards, cruises to Sugarloaf Mountain, … [Read more...]

Cotton Calls on Administration to Explain Bergdahl Exchange

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Tom Cotton (R-Dardanelle) today sent a letter to President Obama expressing concern over the administration’s decision to exchange five senior Taliban commanders for SGT Bowe Bergdahl, who had been held by the Taliban since 2009. The letter highlights the lack of … [Read more...]