Cotton Statement on the 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement on the 75th Anniversary of D-Day: “Seventy-five years ago this morning, hundreds of thousands of Allied soldiers embarked on a ‘Great Crusade’ to liberate Europe from the Nazis. America and our allies dealt the Nazis a crippling blow … [Read more...]

Former State Senator Linda Collins-Smith found dead

Former State Senator Linda Collins-Smith was reportedly found dead from a gunshot wound, according to her former press secretary Ken Yang. Matt Mershon ✔@MattMershonKATV BREAKING: Former State Senator Linda Collins-Smith reportedly found dead from a gunshot wound according to … [Read more...]

Senator Tom Cotton Statement on the 30th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Massacre

Senator Tom Cotton released the following statement on the 30th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square Massacre: “Thirty years ago today, the Chinese Communist Party’s tanks rolled into Tiananmen Square, killing thousands of peaceful protestors seeking freedom. We’ll never forget the bravery and sacrifice … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Joins Governor & Members of the Arkansas Congressional Delegation for Aerial Tour of Flooding

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) joined Governor Asa Hutchinson and members of the Arkansas Congressional Delegation for an aerial tour of Arkansas River flooding. “Historic flooding has left many communities along the Arkansas River unrecognizable. This is one of the worst natural disasters in our … [Read more...]

Cotton, Hyde-Smith Introduce Bill to Help Private Forest Owners Recover from Disasters

With one-third of forest land in the United States held by family owners who currently have little recourse for relief following floods, wildfires, and other disasters, U.S. Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Mississippi) introduced legislation to amend the tax code to support … [Read more...]

Boozman Statement on Passing of Sen. Thad Cochran

Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement on the passing of Thad Cochran, former U.S. Senator for Mississippi: “Thad Cochran was one of the most respected voices in Congress during his 45 years of service. He took me under his wing when I was elected to the Senate and his … [Read more...]

Arkansas Delegation Supports Governor’s Request for Disaster Declaration

U.S. Senators John Boozman and Tom Cotton—along with Congressmen Rick Crawford, French Hill, Steve Womack and Bruce Westerman—sent a letter to President Donald Trump and administration officials urging them to support Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson’s request for a federal disaster declaration due … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Recognizes Late Sherwood WWII Veteran in ‘Salute to Veterans’

WASHINGTON- As we recognize Military Appreciation Month, U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) honored the service and sacrifice of the late Thurlow Fernandez, a WWII veteran who served in the European and Pacific Theaters, in ‘Salute to Veterans,’ a series commemorating the military service of … [Read more...]

Boozman, Cotton Resolution Recognizing Marshall Islands Clears Senate

The U.S. Senate passed a resolution introduced by Senators John Boozman (R-AR) and Tom Cotton (R-AR) recognizing the strategic importance of the Republic of the Marshall Islands and the Marshallese who live in the United States.  Since the 1980s, thousands of Marshallese have legally migrated to … [Read more...]

New Auction Program Brings More Money for State Treasury

Arkansas Treasurer of State Dennis Milligan has created a new online auction program for banks looking to hold certificates of deposits. The Arkansas Transparent Treasury Auction (ATTA) has increased efficiency, fairness and transparency – in addition to interest money, Milligan announced … [Read more...]