Cotton Releases Coronavirus Response Plan to Give Cash Directly to American Families and Businesses

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the framework for his coronavirus response plan that would surge cash to Americans, and make low-interest loans to businesses so they’re able to pay their bills. The plan has three parts:  Part One: Surge Cash to Low- and Middle-Income Americans Using … [Read more...]

Cotton, Gallagher, and Colleagues Introduce Bill to Freeze Huawei From U.S. Financial System

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) and Representative Mike Gallagher (R-Wisconsin), along with a bipartisan group of colleagues, today introduced the Neutralizing Emerging Threats from Wireless OEMs Receiving direction from Kleptocracies and Surveillance states (NETWORKS) Act. The bill would add … [Read more...]

Watch Governor Asa Hutchinson, and Secretary Smith to Provide Coronavirus Update 3-12-2020

Watch Asa Governor Hutchinson, and Secretary Smith to Provide Coronavirus Update 3-12-2020 https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html   https://youtu.be/pQIF1OAShc4 … [Read more...]

Senator Cotton Closes Washington, D.C. Office

Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) has temporarily closed his Washington, D.C. office to protect the health of his staff and to prevent the spread of the Wuhan virus. D.C. staff will continue to work from home. Senator Cotton released the statement below concerning the closure: “The Wuhan … [Read more...]

Boozman Continues to Advocate for Improvements to VA Suicide Prevention Programs

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR), a member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs (VA) Committee, continues to advocate for improved coordination of suicide prevention efforts to save the lives of veterans. “We are going to insist that the money we spend to target veterans mental health care is … [Read more...]

Senators Cotton, Cruz, Hawley, Rubio Bill To Require CFIUS to Reexamine UK Status After 5G Decision

Senators Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas), Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Josh Hawley (R-Missouri), and Marco Rubio (R-Florida) introduced the Protecting America from Foreign Investors Compromised by the CCP Act, a bill that would require the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) to review the … [Read more...]

Secretary of State Thurston Congratulates Local Election Officials on Successful Election

Arkansas Secretary of State John Thurston extends thanks to the many poll workers across the state who gave of their time to ensure a smooth electoral process for the people of Arkansas.  Secretary Thurston also sent the following letter to Arkansas county clerks and county election commissioners … [Read more...]

Governor Asa Hutchinson Presents Balanced Budget That Reflects Savings, Emphasizes Public Safety and Education

Governor Asa Hutchinson presented his balanced budget for the next biennium to the Joint Budget Committee of the General Assembly on Wednesday. In his remarks, Governor Hutchinson emphasized the importance of creating state savings. The state has already achieved savings during the Governor’s … [Read more...]

Primary Election Results Cleburne, Faulkner, Independence, Izard, Stone, Sharp, Van Buren Counties 2020

Cleburne County, AR Unofficial final totals reporting JUSTICE OF THE PEACE DISTRICT 10 (Republican) Paul Roberts-w Paulette Yarbrough JUSTICE OF THE PEACE DISTRICT 11 (Republican) Donna M. Baugh Rob Owens-w Faulkner County, AR Unofficial final totals reporting JUSTICE OF THE PEACE … [Read more...]

Governor Hutchinson Holds News Conference To Discuss State’s Strategy to Address COVID-19

Governor Asa Hutchinson holds a news conference with state public health and emergency management officials on Friday to discuss the state’s preparation plan and strategy to address COVID-19. https://youtu.be/i6zmlgiKLDE … [Read more...]