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April 21, 2021 

Cotton Statement Opposing Earmarks

Washington, D.C.  Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement regarding the potential repeal of the ban on earmarks:

“The Senate Republican Conference may consider today a proposal to repeal the current ban on earmarks. If so, I will vote against the proposal and to retain the ban.”