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Stories with person: John Boozman
  • Analysis: Eldridge tests state's gun stance in Senate bid 
    Updated: Jun-25-16 10:44 am

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - During his re-election bid two years ago, Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor touted his opposition to legislation expanding background checks for firearms sales and wore the criticism he faced from gun control advocates as a badge of honor. His reward was being defeated by a Republican challenger who enjoyed an advertising blitz on his behalf by the National Rifle Association.

  • Eldridge criticizes Boozman's votes on gun control bills 
    Updated: Jun-22-16 6:49 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Conner Eldridge criticized Republican Sen. John Boozman Wednesday for opposing an effort to prevent terrorists from buying guns, saying an alternative measure backed by the Arkansas lawmaker doesn't go far enough.

  • Arkansas Senate rivals spar on gun control measures 
    Updated: Jun-16-16 7:33 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - U.S. Senate hopeful Conner Eldridge on Thursday backed efforts to prevent suspected terrorists from purchasing guns as Republican Sen. John Boozman's campaign accused the Democratic challenger of politicizing the mass shooting in Orlando.

  • US Senate approves measure to rename Perryville Post Office 
    Updated: May-27-16 11:17 am

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - 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.