Hill, peers tour Mexican border
U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman, a Republican from Hot Springs, has hired a longtime employee of Arkansas Republican politicians as his new chief of staff.
Vivian Moeglein, 37, worked for then-U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson from 1997 until 2001, when she was hired as legislative director for then-U.S. Rep. John Boozman. In 2006, she took a position representing the American Council of Engineering Companies, the trade association of America's engineering industry, on transportation-related policy before Congress. She has a bachelor of arts in government and politics from the University of Maryland at College Park.