U.S. Senator John Boozman Congratulates Tim Griffin on Promotion to Colonel

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement after the Senate confirmed Lt. Governor Tim Griffin’s promotion to Colonel in the U.S. Army Reserves: “Tim has always been motivated by a sense of duty which has led him to a life of service both in elected office and in … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator John Boozman joined, Arkansas Ag Groups Applaud Senate Passage of Final Farm Bill

WASHINGTON— U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) joined with leading agriculture associations in Arkansas to applaud Senate passage of the final version of the 2018 Farm Bill. The 2018 Farm Bill reauthorizes nearly every program housed under the U.S. Department of Agriculture, including commodity … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton Supports New WOTUS Rule

Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement today after the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of the Army proposed a new definition of the waters of the U.S. rule that clarifies federal authority under the Clean Water Act. “Everyone … [Read more...]

U.S. Senators John Boozman Forever GI Bill Housing Payment Fulfillment Act Introduced in the Senate

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Brian Schatz (D-HI), Chairman and Ranking Member of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies, introduced a bipartisan bill to ensure the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) reimburses … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton Statement on Criminal Justice Reform Floor Debate

Washington, D.C. —Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the following statement on the plan to bring the First Step Act to the Senate floor: “For months I’ve said the First Step Act allows violent felons and sex offenders to be released early. I’m pleased the drafters have finally … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator John Boozman Statement on Farm Bill Conference Report

WASHINGTON— U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee and a farm bill conferee, released the following statement on the final version of the 2018 Farm Bill: “This is welcome news for farmers, ranchers, rural Americans and consumers. Farmers and ranchers across … [Read more...]

Church Service Cancellations for Sunday December 9, 2018 updated

Here are the Church Service Cancellations for Sunday, December 9, 2018 Fairfield Bay Baptist Church no services. Fairfield Bay United Methodist Church is canceling both the Sunday morning church service & and the Christmas program scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Foothills Baptist Church in … [Read more...]

Isbell Family named Arkansas Farm Family of the Year

LITTLE ROCK — Chris and Judy Isbell of Humnoke (Lonoke County) are the 2018 Arkansas Farm Family of the Year. The honor was announced today at the annual luncheon honoring the county and district Farm Families of the Year. As Arkansas Farm Family of the Year, the Isbells will compete with 10 … [Read more...]

U.S. Senators Tom Cotton and John Boozman Support Arkansas Marshallese Community

Washington, D.C. — U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and John Boozman (R-Arkansas) supported Senate passage of H.R. 3398, the REAL ID Act Modification for Freely Associated States Act. The legislation amends the REAL ID Act of 2005 to allow citizens of the Marshall Islands and other Pacific … [Read more...]

Hot Springs to Receive $20 Million for Bypass Extension

Washington, D.C. — Senators Tom Cotton (R-AR) and John Boozman (R-AR), along with Congressman Bruce Westerman (AR-04), announced that the U.S. Department of Transportation will award the Arkansas Department of Transportation a $20 million BUILD grant to construct the Hot Springs bypass extension. … [Read more...]