U.S. Senator John Boozman is in recovery following heart surgery today in Rogers, Arkansas.

He was taken to the hospital overnight after suffering from pain in his chest and arm. After running several tests doctors admitted Boozman and performed heart surgery.

Doctors say he responded well to the surgery and are monitoring his recovery. Boozman’s family has visited with him and are hopeful for a full recovery. The family appreciates the thoughts and prayers from well-wishers.