Tom Cotton (born May 13, 1977) is the junior United States Senator from Arkansas. He is a member of the U.S. Republican Party. Cotton has been in Senate since January 3, 2015. He was in the United States House of Representatives from 2013 to 2015.
|United States Senator|
|Assumed office |
January 3, 2015
Serving with John Boozman
|Preceded by||Mark Pryor|
|Member of the U.S. House of Representatives|
from Arkansas's 4th district
January 3, 2013 – January 3, 2015
|Preceded by||Mike Ross|
|Succeeded by||Bruce Westerman|
|Born||May 13, 1974|
|Alma mater||Harvard University (A.B., J.D)|
Combat Infantryman Badge
|Branch/service||United States Army|
|Years of service||2005–2009 (Active Duty); 2010–2013 (Army Reserve)|
|Unit||101st Airborne Division/3rd Infantry Regiment. The Old Guard|
- "Cotton, Tom". Office of Art and Archives and Office of the Historian, The United States Congress. Retrieved July 17, 2015.
- "Tom Cotton supports Bernie Sanders for President". CNN.com. Retrieved January 6, 2016.