Members of the Golden Triangle Economic Development Council, a regional partnership that supports economic growth and development in South Arkansas, updated Senator John Boozman on the economic improvements and needs of South Arkansas.
Representatives encouraged the senator to support efforts to continue to improve the economy and strengthen and protect the industries and jobs in the region.
Mar 13 2015
At a recent Commerce, Justice, Science Subcommittee Hearing, ATF Director B. Todd Jones, said that Little Rock has had “unacceptable levels, at times, of violent crime” and the agency has discussed it as a potential Violence Reduction Network (VRN) site. Boozman also heard testimony from heads of the FBI, DEA and the U.S. Marshals Service.
Mar 12 2015
Hot Springs city leaders including Mayor Ruth Carney are participating in the National League of Cities (NLC) Congressional City Conference in Washington, D.C.
Hot Springs representatives met with members of the Arkansas Congressional Delegation during their visit including Sen. Boozman.
The group discussed issues important to the community including the future drinking water supply of Hot Springs and the region.
Feb 24 2015
Members of the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce met with Senator Boozman and his staff during a visit to Washington, D.C. in February. Chamber officials say this annual visit of its members to the nation's capital is important to progress and regional development.