Final Defense Bill Includes Provisions Authored by Senator John Boozman

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) touted significant commitments in the final version of the Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) while highlighting provisions he authored that were included in the bill. The NDAA invests in our military and authorizes $738 billion in critical … [Read more...]

Senators Tom Cotton, and Chuck Schumer Bill Cracking Down on Chinese Fentanyl Included in Defense Bill

U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Chuck Schumer (D-New York) today announced that their Fentanyl Sanctions Act has been included in the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for the Fiscal Year 2020, which is expected to pass early next week. The senators’ bill will hold China and other … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton, Colleagues Introduce Bill Imposing Sanctions on Drug Cartels

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), along with Senators Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina), Josh Hawley (R-Missouri), David Perdue (R-Georgia), Mitt Romney (R-Utah), and Ben Sasse (R-Nebraska) today introduced the Significant … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Honors Fallen Fayetteville Police Officer

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) paid tribute to the service and sacrifice of Fayetteville Police Officer Stephen Carr who was killed in the line of duty on Saturday, December 7. https://youtu.be/V_yuThLXgHI The following are Boozman’s remarks as prepared for delivery: Mr. President, I rise … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton Secures Arkansas Interests in National Defense Authorization Act

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), Chairman of the Airland Subcommittee in the Senate Armed Services Committee, released a statement on the final version of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2020. Senator Cotton secured dozens of provisions in the annual defense bill to … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton Statement on Justice Department Report Concerning Russia Investigation

After the Department of Justice released Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s report on the origins of the Russia investigation, Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement: “The Inspector General’s report is clear that top officials at the FBI launched a highly improper, … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Highlights World Trade Center Arkansas Report in Push for USMCA

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) highlighted data from a new report produced by the World Trade Center Arkansas to make the case that ratification of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) needs to happen now. During a speech on the Senate floor, Boozman argued that the U.S. House of … [Read more...]

Cotton, Colleagues Urge FERC to Combat National Security Threat Posed by Huawei

U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), John Cornyn (R-Texas), James Risch (R-Idaho), Angus King (I-Maine), Marco Rubio (R-Florida), and Susan Collins (R-Maine) today sent a letter to Neil Chatterjee, Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). In the letter, the Senators ask for … [Read more...]

Berry Pre-Coon Supper Reception Scheduled for January 11

The 9th annual "Berry Pre-Coon Supper Reception" will be held on January 11th at the Berry Farm Shop in Gillett. "The Coon Supper has been a long-standing tradition in Gillett for over 75 years," said Mitch Berry. "We are proud for the Berry Pre-Coon Supper Reception to be associated with such … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Encourages Arkansans to Support Small Business Saturday

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement encouraging Arkansans to support small businesses in their communities on “Small Business Saturday” this Saturday, November 30: “Small businesses drive our state’s economy. Shopping with locally-owned small businesses this holiday … [Read more...]