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WASHINGTON— U.S. Sen. John Boozman (R-AR) announced that he will serve as chairman of three key subcommittees which will enable him to be a strong voice for Arkansas in the U.S. Senate.

Boozman will lead the following subcommittees in the 115th Congress:

  • The Committee on Appropriation’s Subcommittee on Homeland Security
  • The Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry’s Subcommittee on Commodities, Risk Management and Trade
  • The Committee on Environment and Public Works’ Subcommittee on Fisheries, Water and Wildlife

“I am grateful to be entrusted by my colleagues with the leadership of these important subcommittees. I look forward to working to safeguard our country, continuing to be a voice for Arkansas agriculture and improving our water quality and quantity needs,” Boozman said.

Boozman will serve on the Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee; the Appropriations Committee; the Budget Committee; the Environment and Public Works Committee; and the Veterans Affairs Committee. In addition to his chairmanship responsibilities, Boozman will serve on the following subcommittees:

Agriculture, Nutrition and Forestry Committee

Rural Development and Energy
Conservation, Forestry and Natural Resources
Nutrition, Agriculture Research and Specialty Crops

Appropriations Committee

Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies
Financial Services and General Government
Military Construction and Veterans Affairs and Related Agencies
State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs
Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies 

Environment and Public Works Committee

Transportation and Infrastructure
Clean Air and Nuclear Safety