Arkansas senator thanks president for flooding emergency declaration

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – U.S. Senator John Boozman is expressing gratitude to President Donald Trump after the president’s emergency declaration for Arkansas on Thursday.

“Thank you @realDonaldTrump for your administration’s quick response to provide federal assistance to Arkansas. This emergency declaration is critical to protecting Arkansans, preventing further damage and improving public safety,” he tweeted on Friday morning.

Sen. Boozman and Arkansas Department of Emergency Management A.J. Gary stopped by our studios to give viewers an account of what they say on Thursday during a flyover tour of the flooded Arkansas River.

Watch the video above for more.

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