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Groundbreaking Today for $50M US Marshals Museum in Fort Smith

by Associated Press 9/24/2014 7:29 am

Federal, state, tribal and local officials are scheduled to attend the ground breaking ceremony for the U.S. Marshals Museum in Fort Smith.

Grants Awarded for Upgrades at 8 Arkansas Airports

by Associated Press 9/17/2014 3:17 pm

U.S. Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman and Rep. Steve Womack have announced a total of more than $4.1 million in federal grants to eight Arkansas airports.

Mark Pryor, John Boozman Introduce Bill to Help Farmers Affected by Turner Grain

by Lee Hogan 9/16/2014 1:31 pm

U.S. Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman have introduced a bill aimed at providing relief for farmers affected by the collapse of grain dealers.

Fort Smith, Rogers Airports Get Sizable FAA Grants

by Lee Hogan 8/12/2014 11:04 am

The Fort Smith Regional Airport and the Rogers Municipal-Carter Field Airport are the recipients of two grants, totaling more than $8 million, that will go toward upgrades at each facility.

U.S. Sen. John Boozman to Seek Re-Election in 2016

by Associated Press 6/9/2014 12:03 pm

U.S. Sen. John Boozman of Arkansas is back at work after undergoing emergency heart surgery and says he plans to seek re-election in 2016. The freshman Republican senator told The Associated Press on Monday that he expects to run for a second term in two years, and says his surgery hasn't changed that.

Burn, Baby, Burn (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 6/4/2014 1:00 pm

On Tuesday President Obama unveiled new carbon emission standards for power plants, giving Arkansas the unprecedented ability to determine its own plan for meeting those standards. The political and economic challenges in Arkansas are significant, and the outcomes will greatly influence our collective future.

Boozman Calls For VA Head Shinseki's Resignation

by Associated Press 5/30/2014 9:34 am

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman says Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki should resign over systemic problems within the VA's health care system, but says other changes are needed as well.

U.S. Sen. John Boozman Released From Hospital

by Associated Press 4/28/2014 1:28 pm

Arkansas U.S. Sen. John Boozman has been released from the hospital after undergoing unexpected heart surgery.

Doctor: John Boozman's Excellent Condition Aids in Recovery

by Associated Press 4/25/2014 3:43 pm

U.S. Sen. John Boozman's office says the Republican from Arkansas is continuing in his recovery from heart surgery.

U.S. Sen. John Boozman Still in Recovery, Out of ICU

by Associated Press 4/24/2014 3:25 pm

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman of Arkansas has been moved out of a hospital's intensive care unit and into a private room. The move comes two days after Boozman had unexpected heart surgery due to a tear in his aorta.

U.S. Sen. John Boozman Recovering From Heart Surgery

by Associated Press 4/23/2014 2:50 pm

U.S. Sen. John Boozman's office says the Republican senator remains hospitalized after undergoing unexpected heart surgery for a tear in his aorta.

Update: U.S. Sen. John Boozman Out Of Heart Surgery

by Associated Press 4/22/2014 3:32 pm

U.S. Sen. John Boozman of Arkansas is in recovery after undergoing heart surgery at a hospital in his home state.

Timothy Brooks Confirmed to Federal Bench

by Lee Hogan 3/6/2014 8:55 am

Timothy Brooks was unanimously confirmed by the U.S. Senate on Wednesday to serve as U.S. District Judge for the Western District of Arkansas.

Arkansas Delegation Cheers Jay Moody's Confirmation to Federal Judgeship

by Lee Hogan 2/25/2014 11:38 am

U.S. Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman applauded Monday’s confirmation of Judge James "Jay" Maxwell Moody, Jr. to the federal bench.

Arkansas Delegation Pans Obama's State of the Union Speech

by Associated Press 1/29/2014 6:55 am

Reaction to President Barack Obama's State of the Union address by members of Arkansas' congressional delegation, including Mark Pryor, John Boozman and Tim Griffin, who said it's time for the president "to step up and work with Congress to make things happen."

Mark Pryor, John Boozman Split on Discrimination Bill

by Associated Press 11/7/2013 4:09 pm

Arkansas' U.S. senators split on a measure now headed to the House that outlaws workplace discrimination against gay, bisexual and transgender Americans.

Lawmakers: Army Won't Eliminate Arkansas State University ROTC

by Associated Press 11/6/2013 5:21 pm

Members of Arkansas' congressional delegation say the U.S. Army is withdrawing, for now, its proposal to eliminate Arkansas State University's ROTC program.

Pryor, Boozman, Crawford Propose Hair Testing Legislation for Trucking Industry

by Lance Turner 10/31/2013 11:19 am

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., and U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford, R-Ark., have proposed legislation that would instruct the U.S. Department of Transportation to recognize hair testing as an option when conducting drug and alcohol testing.

Arkansas GOP Lawmakers Vent Concerns on Health Law

by Associated Press 10/28/2013 11:42 am

Arkansas' Republican U.S. House members and senator are venting concerns about the federal health care law's implementation in a letter to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius.

Arkansas Poll Equally Grim for GOP, Democrats (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/28/2013 7:37 am

A two-term Democratic senator sees a drop in his approval numbers as he gears up for re-election, an increasing number of voters say they're worried the state is headed in the wrong direction and more of them are blaming Democrats than Republicans for the federal government shutdown.


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