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8:52 am
Thu August 7, 2014

Boozman covers Gaza, the U.S. border crisis, highways, and more on KASU

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed a variety of topics - Ebola, Gaza, immigration, the VA, highways, and more - in his monthly talk with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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9:01 am
Thu July 24, 2014

Boozman discusses international and domestic issues on KASU

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) talked about the tense situations in Israel, Ukraine, and on the U.S. border, in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the full interview.

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8:51 am
Wed June 18, 2014

Boozman talks health care, VA reform, and more on KASU

U.S. Senator John Boozman returned to Washington this month following his recent heart surgery. In a phone conversation with KASU's Mark Smith, he discussed his experience as a patient in the health care system. He also talked about reforms at the VA, international tensions, and the impact of the EPA's proposed carbon emission cuts. Click on the "Listen" link for the complete interview.

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8:57 am
Tue February 11, 2014

Boozman talks Farm Bill, immigration, and other issues

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) talked about the new Farm Bill, immigration, the minimum wage, and more in his monthly interview with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to here the interview.

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8:56 am
Tue January 14, 2014

Boozman discusses issues for 2014

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) talked about the budget and spending bills, the Farm Bill, and other issues facing Congress in 2014, during his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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8:51 am
Thu October 3, 2013

Boozman Discusses The Shutdown

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed several of the issues related to the partial shutdown of the federal government in his monthly visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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9:08 am
Mon September 23, 2013

Crawford discusses defunding the Health Care law, cutting SNAP



U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) talked about the House Republican proposal to cut funding and reform the Food Stamp program, and the effort to defund the Affordable Care Act during his monthly visit with KASU's Mark Smith....

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8:44 am
Wed September 11, 2013

Boozman discusses Syria, and reflects on 9/11

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) talked about the situation in Syria, the President's proposal and the recent diplomatic developments. He also discussed other issues before Congress, and reflected on the 12th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks, in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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8:42 am
Mon August 26, 2013

Crawford talks border security, the Farm Bill and more on KASU

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) visited the U.S./Mexican border during the August recess. He discussed border security, immigration reform, the Farm Bill, Syria, and health care in this month's visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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8:49 am
Wed August 21, 2013

Boozman starts Ag Tour, talks issues with KASU

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) is embarking on an Agriculture Tour in Arkansas as part of his travels during the August recess. He discussed the Farm Bill, health care, unrest in the Middle East, and other topics during his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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8:48 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Pryor talks with KASU while on the road

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) is traveling the state during the August recess, and stopped to visit with KASU by phone. He discussed job creation, the health care law, Head Start, and the Farm Bill. Click on the Listen link to hear the entire interview.

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8:46 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Pryor on NSA, Farm Bill, Postal Service and more

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed balancing counter-terrorism efforts with concerns about the scope of NSA surveillance programs in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. He also talked about the Farm Bill, concerns about proposed Postal Service reforms, and the compromise on student loan rates. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.

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8:55 am
Tue July 23, 2013

Boozman talks Farm Bill, health care, and economy

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed the next steps on the Farm Bill, delays to Obamacare, and the President's renewed focus on the economy, in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link for the whole interview.

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8:52 am
Thu July 18, 2013

Crawford on Farm Bill, Blueway, and Health Care

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) discusses the controversial House vote on a Farm Bill that did not include the nutrition program. He also updates us on the opposition to the White River's National Blueway designation, and on the latest House vote on health care, in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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8:45 am
Tue June 18, 2013

Boozman on NSA, Syria, Farm Bill and more

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) commented on the NSA controversy, the Syrian conflict, and the Farm Bill, among other topics in this month's talk with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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8:58 am
Thu June 13, 2013

Pryor on NSA scandal, immigration, Farm Bill

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed NSA data gathering and privacy concerns, along with immigration reform, progress on the Farm Bill and more, in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.

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8:44 am
Thu May 30, 2013

Crawford on budget, disaster aid, Farm Bill and more

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR 1st) discussed the lack of a conference on the budget bills, the question of offsetting disaster aid, and the progress on the Farm Bill, among other issues in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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8:45 am
Thu May 23, 2013

Boozman on disaster aid, immigration, scandals and more

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed disaster aid, immigration reform, scandals and more in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.

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8:47 am
Wed May 22, 2013

Pryor on disaster funding, the gun vote, scandals and more

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) supports disaster funding, defends his vote on a gun control bill, and comments on scandals facing the Obama administration, among the topics in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.

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9:19 am
Fri April 12, 2013

Crawford on North Korea, budgets, gun control and more

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford (R-AR) talks with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

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8:48 am
Thu April 11, 2013

Pryor on North Korea, gun control, oil spill and more

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed the tension on the Korean peninsula, the gun control and immigration bills in the Senate, and the recent oil spill in Central Arkansas in his monthly visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the whole interview.

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8:43 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Boozman on North Korea, gun control, and the oil spill

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed new tensions on the Korean peninsula, the U.N. Arms Treaty, gun control, and the Arkansas oil spill, in his monthly interview on KASU. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.

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8:51 am
Mon March 25, 2013

Boozman talks budget, spending, health care

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) discussed the budget proposals before Congress, his view of the need for spending cuts and changes to health care, and more in his monthly visit with Mark Smith on KASU. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.

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8:44 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Pryor on budget, sequester cuts

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed budget issues, the impact of sequestration, and more in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.

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8:50 am
Wed March 13, 2013

Crawford on budget bills, sequester, Farm Bill

U.S. Representative Rick Crawford, who represents Arkansas' First Congressional District, discussed the opposing budget bills, the impact of sequestration, and progress on the Farm Bill, in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview...

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