Funding for state hits snag

Irrigation projects face earmarks ban

Posted: January 7, 2013 at 12:39 a.m.

With the announcement last week that Sen. John Boozman has joined the Senate Appropriations Committee, making him the third Arkansas lawmaker now sitting on a congressional spending panel, it would appear that Arkansas is well positioned to secure federal dollars for state projects.

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