Boozman Votes to Confirm Perdue as Ag Secretary

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) issued the following statement after voting to confirm Gov. Sonny Perdue as Secretary of Agriculture: “I am proud to support Gov. Sonny Perdue to serve as Secretary of Agriculture. He has a proven record of advocacy on behalf of farmers, ranchers and producers … [Read more...]

New Tools to Combat Prescription Drug Abuse

Prescription drug abuse is a nationwide epidemic that’s hitting close to home. In Arkansas, the sale of opioids is 25 percent higher than the national average. Arkansas Act 820 signed into law by Gov. Asa Hutchinson earlier this month aims to change that statistic by requiring practitioners to check … [Read more...]

Congressman French Hill to Host Disaster Preparation Event in Conway

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – On Saturday, April 29, 2017, at 9:00 AM CT, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) will host a disaster preparation seminar at the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas. Representatives from the Red Cross, National Weather Service, … [Read more...]

Boozman Highlights Arkansan Known as Coast Guard Lady in ‘Salute to Veterans’

U.S. Senator John Boozman recognized the service and sacrifice of WWII Coast Guard veteran Lois Bouton whose dedication for writing letters to Coast Guard members earned her the nickname the “Coast Guard Lady.” “I like to write letters,” Bouton said. After reading a story about a Coast Guard … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator John Boozman Highlights Arkansan Known as Coast Guard Lady in ‘Salute to Veterans’

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman recognized the service and sacrifice of WWII Coast Guard veteran Lois Bouton whose dedication for writing letters to Coast Guard members earned her the nickname the “Coast Guard Lady.” “I like to write letters,” Bouton said. After reading a story about a … [Read more...]

Boozman Votes to Confirm Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) issued the following statement after voting to confirm Judge Neil Gorsuch to serve on the Supreme Court: “The Senate made the right decision for our nation by confirming Judge Neil Gorsuch as a Justice on the Supreme Court. His judicial demeanor, professional … [Read more...]

Congressman French Hill Statement on ISIS Attack in Egypt

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) released the following statement after the ISIS attacks in Egypt: "Earlier this year, I visited St. Peter and St. Paul’s Coptic Church in Egypt. Just two months prior to my visit, an ISIS jihadist suicide bomber disguised as a woman entered the … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator John Boozman Statement on Syrian Airstrikes

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) issued the following statement about U.S. airstrikes against Syrian airbase: “In carrying out another chemical attack on innocent civilians, Bashar al-Assad has clearly violated international law. Limited, swift and decisive action was required to … [Read more...]

Congressman French Hill Statement on Strikes Against Syria

WASHINGTON – Today, Congressman French Hill (AR-02) released the following statement on the military strikes against Syria:  “This strategic attack against Syrian military targets was an appropriate and proportionate response to Assad’s use of deadly chemical weapons. Tonight, our president has … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton Statement on U.S. Airstrike in Syria

Washington, D.C. – Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) tonight released the following statement on reports the U.S. launched airstrikes in Syria: "I commend President Trump for taking swift, decisive action against Bashar al-Assad's outlaw regime. Any country that violates arms-control agreements … [Read more...]