House and Senate Veterans' Affairs Committees held a joint hearing to receive the Legislative Presentation of Veterans of Foreign Wars. Senator John Boozman, a member of the Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee asked William Thien, VFW Commander-in-Chief, about veterans' issues including funding and mental health concerns.
Senator John Boozman voted to restore misguided military retirement cuts that were included in the Bipartisan Budget Act. He spoke in support of the legislation on the Senate floor.
Thursday, January 16, 2014 marks the 23rd anniversary of Operation Desert Storm. Senator Boozman has been leading efforts to honor the men and women who served in Operations Desert Storm and Desert Shield with a national memorial. He talks about his efforts with Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN) in accomplishing this goal.
Senator Boozman spoke on the Senate floor and shared a story from one Arkansan about the difficulties he's experienced with Obamacare and getting affordable health insurance.