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Fighting For Accountability At VA

Jun 25, 2016 5:05am

For all the talk of division in Washington, our nation’s commitment to our veterans usually bring us together in unity.

A perfect example of this was the passage of the Veterans Access,...

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EDITORIAL: Laura’s Card Gives The Power Of Knowledge

Feb 21, 2016 6:05am

Laura Webb of Cabot is a survivor of domestic violence.

Like many survivors she did not know where to turn for help; she was scared; she was confused.

Webb voiced her concerns to State...

Congress Takes On North Korea

Feb 12, 2016 5:24pm

The federal government’s number one responsibility is to protect the American people.

As the end of the Obama Administration approaches, the American people still do not feel, with any...

Preparing For Spring Travel

Feb 06, 2016 6:04am

Exploring new sites in Arkansas or abroad is a great opportunity to meet new people and learn about the world. I believe that you change the world through personal relationships and traveling is...

Celebrating Arkansans Who Paved Way For Equality

Updated: Jan 30, 2016 6:06am

Arkansans have a long history of creating change to make the world better. As we recognize Black History Month, it’s important to share the work and dedication of those who were instrumental in...

EDITORIAL: Still Not Too Late For Flu Shot

Jan 24, 2016 6:06am

The weather of the past week notwithstanding, it’s been a mild winter and a mild flu season as well.

That’s the good news, and it’s especially good compared to last year when Arkansas saw...

Helping Arkansas Veterans

Dec 31, 2015 12:44pm

Veterans and military issues make up about half of the requests my office receives each year for help navigating the complex bureaucracies of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and the...

2015 In Review

Dec 27, 2015 6:04am

As we close the book on another year and celebrate the excitement and promise of a New Year, I want to highlight some of the Senate’s accomplishments in 2015.

Under new Republican leadership...

The Season Of Giving

Dec 18, 2015 2:01pm

Like many Arkansas households, my home is filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the Christmas season. My wife Cathy enjoys decorating our home and baking cookies, and I always look forward...

Fighting Terrorism

Nov 27, 2015 6:05am

The barbaric acts of terrorism carried out by the Islamic State (ISIS) terror organization in Paris, France and Beirut, Lebanon are an assault on democracy, our freedoms and our way of life....

Thanksgiving Message From General Society Of Mayflower Descendants

Nov 25, 2015 1:10pm

On this Nov. 26, as you carve the turkey, and look around the table at your loved ones, there are important lessons you can teach both young and old about our American Thanksgiving holiday.

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