John Nichols Boozman is Arkansas’ senior U.S. senator and a member of the Republican  Party. From 2001 to 2011, he served as U.S. Representative for the 3rd Congressional District of  Arkansas.

Early life

Boozman was born on December 10, 1950, to Marie E in Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. And Fay Boozman Winford, Jr. His dad was a U.S. Air Force Master Sergeant. In Fort Smith, Arkansas, he attended Northside High School where he finished his high school studies. He subsequently entered Arkansas University and Southern Optometry College for greater studies.

Career

John-Boozman in his early career
John-Boozman in his early career

The political career of John Boozman was enhanced after being chosen to become the head of the Drug Enforcement Administration in a special election. He won a margin of 59% to 38%in re-elections and in 2004 defeated Democratic State Representative Jan Judy. Boozman was re-elected in 2006 following the defeat of Democrat Woodrow Anderson III. John Boozman was appointed to the Drug-Free America Speaker’s Task Force in 2003. In May 2004, he was even assigned to the House Policy Committee, a committee of Republicans vetting problems and drafting legislation to solve them.

Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., accompanied by his wife Cathy, takes the Senate oath during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington
Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., accompanied by his wife Cathy, takes the Senate oath during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington

John Boozman served as a member of various House caucuses including the National Guard and Reserve Components Caucus, the Congressional Rural Caucus, and the Sportsman from Congress. Boozman gave up his House seat to run for the 2010 office election of incumbent two-term Democrat Blanche Lincoln and won the general election Defeating Lincoln with 58 percent of the vote. In 2016, John Boozman was re-elected to defeat Conner Eldridge for the second time. Boozman is the Republican’s first personality elected to a second term in the Arkansas Senate.

Net worth

The net worth of Congress representatives is acquired by summing up all member’s total reported assets and subtracting their debts. The net worth of Senator John Boozman was 178 percent higher than Congress’ average member, and it demonstrates close to the average net worth of senator. Compared with the Arkansas Congressional Delegation, Senator Boozman had the net worth 7.3 times the average. Senator Boozman as of now maintains a net worth estimated at $3.5 million. His investment in Finance, Insurance, Real State is over $6 million. Besides, he has also invested around $3.6 million in various company.

Personal life

John Boozman with his wife Cathy and three children
John Boozman with his wife Cathy and three children

John Boozman is a well-known personality, well-known for his political impact. The sexual orientation of Boozman is supposed to be straight as there are no records of his previous relationship. The present relationship status of John Boozman is married, but he has retained private his previous affairs and dating history. In 1972, Boozman married Cathy Boozman. And for about 45 years they have been together and are blessed with three daughters Shannon Boozman, Kristen Boozman, and Lauren Boozman.

John-Boozman as a football player
John-Boozman as a football player

Boozman is a sports-loving personality who used to play football at the University of Arkansas for the Arkansas Razorbacks. Boozman presently lives in Arkansas, USA, along with his spouse and on 22nd April 2014 he underwent a heart surgery successfully.

Committee Membership

Senator Boozman serves as the member of the following committee and subcommittee.
Senate Committee on Veterans Affairs.
Senator Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition and forestry
Senator company on the environment and public works
Senator company on Appropriations.
Senator company on the Budget

Funds Raised By-Election Campaign Committee

Senator John Boozman Campaign Committee collected over $4.18 million in 2016 and spent $3.99 million while his rival campaign committee such as Conner Eldridge (Arkansas Democratic Party Challenger) Campaign raised over $2.28 million and spent over $2.28 million, as well as Curtis Coleman (Republican Party Challenger) Campaign Committee raised over $77,965 & spent over $77,965.

Facts

  • For his beneficial contributions to society, John Boozman has earned a number of prizes.
  • His wardrobe is loaded with prizes. Along with it, he has been given the Friend Of Farm Credit Award recently.
  • John Boozman met each other in high school.

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