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...]

Senator Tom Cotton Hails Passage of the National Defense Authorization Act

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

Senate Approves Defense Bill with Boozman Provisions

 U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) supported the Senate-passed Fiscal Year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA). The bill invests in our military and provides $750 billion in critical funding to ensure servicemembers have the tools and resources they need to protect national security. The … [Read more...]

Senators John Boozman and Mark Warner Legislation Aims to Expand Outreach, Create Measurement Tool to Improve Effectiveness in Fight Against Veteran Suicide

 U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Mark Warner (D-VA) introduced legislation to improve coordination of veteran mental health and suicide prevention services and to better measure the effectiveness of these programs in order to reduce the alarming number of veteran … [Read more...]