Dr. Boozman's Check-up

U.S. Senator John Boozman had a packed schedule last week, participating in a number of events across Arkansas during the Memorial Day work period. 

In case you missed it, here are some highlights from last week’s local press coverage:

Boozman joined Governor Hutchinson and members of the Arkansas congressional delegation “to discuss the much-talked about JLTV project that the Pentagon will announce in July.” Governor Praises Lockheed Martin Superproject as Crowd Takes Selfies with Prototype JLTVTalk Business & Politics, May 26, 2015

“(Boozman) said better relations with Cuba would open an important market for Arkansas and would improve the lives of Cubans.” Boozman Praises Cuba Deal, Hutchinson Touts Rural Services In SpeechesTalk Business & Politics, May 26, 2015 

“U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., speaking at a Delta Grassroots Caucus conference on economic quality for working families, said congressional leaders continued to work hard on a long-term highway funding bill.” Fund stretch won't restore road projectsArkansas Democrat Gazette, May 26, 2015 

“At a news conference Tuesday morning, U.S. Sens. John Boozman and Tom Cotton, both R-Ark., and U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Hot Springs, joined Hutchinson and state legislative leaders in voicing support for the bond issue.” Arkansas Legislature convenes for special sessionArkansas News Bureau, May 26, 2015

“U.S. Sen. John Boozman met with University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Chancellor Laurence Alexander on Tuesday at the school’s Aquaculture Fisheries Center. Created in 1988, the Aquaculture Fisheries Center of Excellence is recognized as a nationwide leader in research, education and extension programs and is routinely sought to help provide diagnostic services in order to keep fish healthy.” Taking Stock Pine Bluff Commercial, May 26, 2015 

“U.S. Sen. John Boozman couldn't help but remember the last time he visited tornado-ravaged sites in Faulkner County. It was in June, several weeks after he had undergone emergency heart surgery….Since then, both Boozman and the devastated towns have grown stronger.” Tour shows tornado rebound,” Arkansas Democrat Gazette, May 27, 2015

“U.S. Sen. John Boozman and U.S. Rep. French Hill toured some of the hardest-hit areas from the April 27, 2014, tornado in Vilonia and Mayflower on Wednesday to get a firsthand view of the rebuilding progress.” Officials 'amazed' by tornado recovery efforts,” Log Cabin Democrat, May 27, 2015

“Senator John Boozman making a trip to Vilonia to check on tornado recovery efforts there. Boozman along with Representative French Hill spoke with Faulkner County leaders to find out how they can help.” Recovery EffortsKARK, May 27, 2015

“Boozman and Crawford said a clean environment is important but it needs to be approached with common sense and sound science, something they say the EPA ruling is not doing.” Boozman, Crawford tour Newark plant threatened by the EPAKAIT, May, 27, 2015

"’We can't create jobs, but we can put ourselves in situations more favorable for economic activity,’ Boozman told a group of Hot Springs businessmen and community leaders Thursday at The Greater Hot Springs Chamber of Commerce.” Senator urges entering trade relations with Cuba Hot Springs Sentinel Record, May 29, 2015