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It may be 937 miles from Harrisburg to the nation's capital but students at Harrisburg Elementary School had an opportunity to meet with the state's senior Senator.

Harrisburg Elementary School students visited Sen. John Boozman’s Washington office from their classroom, through a computer screen.

The fourth graders talked with Boozman in the nation’s capital via Skype, an online video chat service. Students asked the senator a wide range of questions about his work as a U.S. Senator and why he chose a life of public service. 

Students also asked Boozman about "What is your favorite part of being a senator?'

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