Senator John Boozman Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. continued...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 8 | Times-Dispatch

    ... in May 2012, Bigger received nominations to the Naval Academy from both Congressman Rick Crawford and Senator John Boozman after many essay applications and interviews. In addition to his course load of normal college classwork, Bigger also ...

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  2. Arkansas group hopes for burial of remains from Mountain Meadows Massacre in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) This monument at Mountain Meadows commemorates Arkansas migrants killed in an 1857 battle with Mormon militiamen in southwest Utah. The Salt Lake Tribune) This monument at Mountain Meadows commemorates Arkansas migrants killed in an 1857 battle with Mormon militiamen in southwest Utah.

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  3. US Sen. John Boozman calls Trump judge comment 'out of line'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Donald Trump was "out of line" when he said an American-born judge isn't qualified to preside over a case because of his Mexican heritage, Republican Sen. John Boozman said Tuesday as he faced criticism from his Democratic challenger over the remarks. Boozman and Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson joined a growing list of Republican leaders criticizing the GOP's presumptive presidential nominee's claim that U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel can't preside fairly over a case involving Trump University because the judge is of Mexican heritage and Trump wants to build a wall between the U.S. and Mexico.

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  4. Arkansas group hopes for burial of 1857 Utah attack remainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | KSL-TV

    U.S. Sen. John Boozman has introduced an amendment that would lead to the burial of human skull traced back to the Mountain Meadows Massacre of 1857. Boozman introduced the amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal 2017 in an effort to help an Arkansas-based group, Mountain Meadows Massacre Descendants, claim the remains and bury them in Utah.

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  5. Gov. Asa Hutchinson says Trump remarks on judge...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Arkansas Times

    Gov. Asa Hutchinson, through spokesman J.R. Davis, responded to my request for a comment on the raging debate on the nature of Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's knock of a judge of Mexican heritage hearing the case alleging fraud in the operation of Trump University. His statement: "Criticizing and trying to disqualify a judge because of the judge's ethnic heritage is antithetical to everything that is true and good about America.

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  6. Conner Eldridge presses opponent John Boozman on TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | Arkansas Times

    Democratic U.S. Senate candidat e Conner Eldridge has called on his opponent, incumbent Republican Sen. John Boozman , to repudiate Donald Trump's remarks about a federal judge presiding in the Trump University lawsuit. Eldridge, a former federal prosecutor, condemned Trump for saying Judge Gonzalo Curiel was unfair because of Mexican heritage.

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  7. In Senate, new life for a child's burialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | NWAonline

    A rock sepulcher containing the bones of men and boys who died in the Mountain Meadows Massacre was found in southern Utah in 2015. Another sepulcher of women and girls was found about 1,000 feet away.

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  8. Obama commutations today include an Arkansas cocaine caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 3 | Arkansas Times

    President Obama today announced commutations of the sentences of 42 people, incluing Craig L. Watson of Jacksonville. Watson was convicted in federal court in Arkansas in 2006 of four drug charges , including conspiring to distribute more than 50 grams of crack cocaine.

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  9. Why the four-four Supreme Court split is bad for ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 2 | Arkansas Times

    People for the American Way, the progressive interest group , has delivered a briefing on why the Republican roadblock to filling a vacancy on the U.S. Supreme Cour t until next year is bad for the country and, specifically, Arkansas. President Obama has nominated Merrick Garland to fill the late Antonin Scalia's seat.

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  10. BBQ is bait state chamber of commerce uses to reel in D.C. crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 31 | NWAonline

    At Hill Country Barbecue Market, time was up, the lights were flickering out and Colonel Josh & The HonkyTonk Heroes had climbed onstage, a not-too-subtle sign that the Arkansans needed to leave. But still they lingered, dozens of people from across the Natural State who finally, reluctantly surrendered the space once the Telecaster, bass and pedal steel guitar began to play.

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  11. Congress OKs naming Perryville post office after POW slain by Viet CongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | NWAonline

    Before heading home for Memorial Day weekend, the U.S. Senate on Thursday approved legislation naming the Perryville post office after a Perry County native who was killed by his captors in Vietnam. The U.S. House of Representatives had already voted to name the post office at 201 B St. in Perryville after Army Staff Sgt.

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  12. Senate approves bill naming Perryville Post Office in honor of Arkansas heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 28 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... as a POW and after his third attempted escape, he was executed by his captors on June 25, 1965. U.S. Senator John Boozman and Congressman French Hill led efforts to honor Sgt. Bennett. This recognition is important to the community he called home ...

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  13. U.S. Senate approves measure to rename Arkansas post officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 27 | NWAonline

    The U.S. Senate has approved a bill to name the post office in Perryville after an Arkansas native who was killed while he was a prisoner of war in Vietnam. The post office would be named the Harold George Bennett Post Office under the proposal by U.S. Rep. French Hill and Sen. John Boozman.

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  14. Vince Foster's sister says Donald Trump should be ashamedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    Sheila Foster Anthony, sister of the late Vince Foster , has written in a Washington Post opinion piece that Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump should be ashamed for reviving discredited conspiracy theories about Foster's 1993 suicide while a White House aide. If only Trump possessed shame.

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  15. AFL-CIO endorses Dianne CurryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    The Arkansas AFL-CIO has endorsed Dianne Curry of Little Rock, the Democratic candidate for 2nd District Congress. In a release, she said she'd spoken at the labor group's convention May 13 on the labor movement and the right of workers to organize.

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  16. Boozman Celebrates Completion of Critical Water Project in White CountyRead the original story

    May 25, 2016 | The Beebe News

    WASHINGTON - " U.S. Senator John Boozman joined local, state, and federal officials to honor the Lonoke White Public Water Authority at the organization's open house on Friday, May 13. "Far too many families still need access to clean water in our state and across the nation," Boozman said.

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  17. Candidate Cotton's latest: An attack on Harry ReidRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Arkansas Times

    Sen. Tom Cotton, aiming for the first presidential ticket available, continues to grab headlines, today with a Senate speech blasting Democratic leader Harry Reid. Here's Politico's report .

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  18. Cyber unit still in plans at air baseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | NWAonline

    Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James notified Arkansas' congressional delegation last week that the National Guard would maintain a specialized facility at Little Rock Air Force Base for possible use by one of the Guard's coveted cyber-protection teams. The Guard announced last year that the state's Army National Guard would operate one of the nation's 11 Army Guard cyber teams by the end of fiscal year 2019.

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  19. 'Future I-57' proviso added to measureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | NWAonline

    The transportation, housing and urban-development appropriations legislation that passed the U.S. Senate on Thursday included a provision by U.S. Sen. John Boozman that would allow parts of U.S. 67 to be designated as "Future Interstate 57." The Rogers Republican's amendment would affect the 120-mile stretch of road between North Little Rock and Walnut Ridge. "The provision would also give Arkansas the ability to request that any segment of the road that is built to interstate standards be officially added to the federal interstate system as 'I-57,'" a Boozman news release said.

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  20. Schools take no steps on directiveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | NWAonline

    Many Arkansas school districts are taking a wait-and-see approach to a recent federal directive instructing all public schools to allow transgender students to use the restrooms and locker rooms of the gender with which they identify. State lawmakers have bridled at the directive and urged school districts and higher-education campuses to disregard the federal guidelines, calling the policy a federal overstep that lacks the force of law.

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