U.S. Senator John Boozman Recognizes the Positive Influence of Arkansas Drug Courts on Senate Floor

WASHINGTON – In recognition of National Drug Court Month, U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) spoke on the Senate floor in support of drug treatment courts and how their success in Arkansas changes lives, heals families and saves money. “We have nearly 90 specialty courts in Arkansas that are … [Read more...]

Boozman Continues to Push VA to Improve Services for Female Veterans

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), the lead Republican sponsor of the Deborah Sampson Act, continued his advocacy on behalf of female veterans by pushing the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to support the hiring of more women’s health providers and enhance data tracking of female veterans during … [Read more...]

Senators Tom Cotton, Warren, Meadows, Capuano, and Cummings Introduce Resolution to Designate Official “Honoring the Nation’s First Responders Day”

Washington, D.C. - Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) along with Congressmen Mark Meadows (R-North Carolina), Michael Capuano (D-Massachusetts), and Elijah Cummings (D-Maryland) today introduced a resolution to annually designate October 28th as Honoring the … [Read more...]

Governor Asa Hutchinson Launches ‘MyIdea’ Transformation Project; Requests Public Participation

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson launched the state’s MyIdea project at a news conference on Thursday, a direct line to state agencies that will give Arkansans a chance to contribute ideas for ways to improve services, increase efficiencies and streamline state government. Starting today, … [Read more...]

Boozman Statement on Firing of FBI Director James Comey

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) issued the following statement regarding President Trump’s dismissal of James Comey as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI): “The work undertaken on a daily basis by the men and women of the FBI is vital to the safety and security of our nation. … [Read more...]

Boozman Invites Arkansans to Participate in Tele-Town Hall Monday

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) will host a telephone town hall on Monday, May 8 at 7 p.m. CT to connect with Arkansans and discuss topics under debate in Washington. This statewide event gives Arkansans the opportunity to ask Boozman questions over the phone or listen to the … [Read more...]

Boozman Statement on Senate Passage of Legislation to Fund Government

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) issued the following statement after voting for legislation to fund the government through the remainder of Fiscal Year 2017. “While far from perfect, the bill we passed keeps the government funded for the remainder of the fiscal year while addressing a number of … [Read more...]

Congressman French Hill Statement on Committee Passage of the Financial CHOICE Act

WASHINGTON – Today, the House Financial Services Committee passed the Financial CHOICE Act after three days and approximately 28 hours of bill mark-up and consideration of amendments. The bill would replace Dodd-Frank with a “right-sized” set of regulations that would hold Wall Street accountable … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator John Boozman Statement on Senate Passage of Legislation to Fund Government

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) issued the following statement after voting for legislation to fund the government through the remainder of Fiscal Year 2017. “While far from perfect, the bill we passed keeps the government funded for the remainder of the fiscal year while addressing … [Read more...]

Congressman French Hill Votes to Advance Health Care Fix

WASHINGTON – Today, the House passed H.R. 1628, the American Health Care Act, a first step in fixing the current health care law. H.R. 1628 would repeal both the individual and employer mandates prescribed by the Affordable Care Act (ACA), while ensuring the federal government provides necessary … [Read more...]