Boozman Recognizes Service of Arkansas Army National Guard and Navy Reserve Veteran

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) recognized the service of Dr. Estella Morris in ‘Salute to Veterans,’ a series recognizing the military service of Arkansans. https://youtu.be/BMw6I40jUS0 Morris was raised in Dermott, Arkansas in Chicot County. Her father was a machinist for the cotton gin and her … [Read more...]

Senators Tom Cotton, Van Hollen Applaud Implementation of Provision Prohibiting U.S. Government From Purchasing Huawei Equipment

Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Chris Van Hollen (D-Maryland) released the following statement on the implementation of their 2019 NDAA provision prohibiting the U.S. government from purchasing equipment from Huawei: “Huawei can always be used as a Trojan horse for the Chinese Communist Party, … [Read more...]

Governor Hutchinson’s Weekly Address: The Legacy of Winthrop Rockefeller Lives On

LITTLE ROCK – Today I’d like to share some thoughts about Winthrop Rockefeller, one of Arkansas’s great governors, and about the building we have named in his honor. Governor Rockefeller and the building share a bit of history, so naming the building for him is an excellent idea. Senator Mark … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Continues Push to Improve Access to Health Care for Women Veterans

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is again building on his efforts to improve women veterans’ experiences with and access to health care services at the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Boozman joined Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV) to introduce the Servicewomen’s Health Transition … [Read more...]

Senators John Boozman, and Ben Cardin Call for Reauthorization of Water Research Grants

U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Ben Cardin (D-MD), members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee, introduced the Water Resources Research Amendments Act (WRRA), a bill to reauthorize federal grant funding for water resources research institutes in all 50 states plus the District … [Read more...]

 Senator Tom Cotton Statement on Iran’s Hijacking of Two British Tankers

Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement after Iran announced it seized two British oil tankers in the Strait of Hormuz: “Iran’s hijacking of two British oil tankers in international waters is its latest act of piracy on the high seas. The United States, … [Read more...]

Boozman Recognizes Service of Fort Smith WWII Veteran

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) recognized the service and sacrifice of WWII Navy veteran George Vinson in ‘Salute to Veterans,’ a series recognizing the military service of Arkansans. https://youtu.be/CJbKY7HH5d8 Vinson enlisted in the Navy. His goal was to be a fighter pilot, but the Navy … [Read more...]

 Senator Tom Cotton Statement on the Death of Stone County Sheriff’s Deputy Sgt. Mike Stephen

Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement on the death of Stone County Sheriff’s Deputy Sgt. Mike Stephen, who was killed in the line of duty today: “Today, the State of Arkansas mourns the loss of a brave law-enforcement officer killed in the line of duty. … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Joins Colleagues to Introduce Bill Making Crisis Line Easier for Veterans to Access

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is one of six senators seeking to reduce veteran suicide by making the dedicated crisis hotline easier to access. Boozman joined Sens. Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Jon Tester (D-MT) as the lead Republican sponsor of the Suicide Prevention by Eliminating Excessive Digits … [Read more...]

Senators Lead Effort for Congress to Condemn the Houthi Movement in Yemen

Today, Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), James Inhofe (R-Oklahoma), Marsha Blackburn (R-Tennessee), Mike Braun (R-Indiana), John Cornyn (R-Texas), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), and Marco Rubio (R-Florida) introduced a concurrent resolution condemning the Houthi movement in Yemen for human rights violations, … [Read more...]