NEW AT FIVE! ARKANSAS US SENATOR JOHN BOOZMAN VISITED THE TROUBLED MEMPHIS V-A HOSPITAL THIS AFTERNOON. THIS WAS HIS FIRST VISIT TO THE FACILITY. IN ADDITION TO HELPING MEMPHIS VETERANS…. THE V-A ALSO PROVIDES CARE TO VETERANS IN EASTERN ARKANSAS. WHILE THERE.. SENATOR BOOZMAN LEARNED MORE about THE CENTER’S MENTAL HEALTH PROGRAM… HE TOLD US THE WOMENS CENTER IS ONE REASON WHY THE V-A HAS GONE FROM ONE OF THE WORST IN THE COUNTRY TO ONE OF THE BEST. SEN. JOHN BOOZMAN / -R- ARKANSAS: “We have a lot of women’s veterans and we’re really proud of the efforts that they do here. its state of the art. probably even one of the best in the country in that regard.” BOOZMAN ALSO SPOKE ABOUT THE IMPACT OF THE V-A MISSION ACT.. WHICH LAWMAKERS EXPANDED LAST YEAR. THE COMMUNITY CARE PROGRAM GIVES VETERANS MORE HEALTH CARE OPTIONS. YOU MAY WANT TO KEEP THE UMBRELLA CLOSE THIS WEEK.. JOHN’S HERE NOW WITH A LOOK AT THE FORECAST..