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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

09.11.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the following appointments: Dr. Rodney Griffin, Magnolia, to the Arkansas State Medical Board.  Appointment expires December 31, 2020.  Replaces Dr. Sylvia Simon. Dr. Robert Breving, Hot Springs, to the Arkansas State Medical Board.  Appointment

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Fulfills Duty, Sets Execution Dates for Eight Arkansas Inmates

09.09.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Today, pursuant to the Attorney General’s request, the Governor fulfilled his duty to set execution dates for eight Arkansas inmates whom Arkansas juries have convicted and sentenced to death.  After a careful review of information provided by the Attorney General,

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  September 9th – 11th

09.09.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Wednesday, September 9 through Friday, September 11:

Wednesday, September 9, 2015: LITTLE ROCK Arkansas Nonprofit Alliance 12th Annual Meeting 11:30 a.m.  Clinton Presidential Center  Great Hall, 1200

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

09.03.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant 11 pardons and two restorations of firearms rights only. An additional 37 clemency requests were denied and three had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The

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Governor Hutchinson and ADHE Director Powell Announce Draft Plan for Arkansas Higher Education

09.01.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson joined Dr. Brett Powell, Director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education (ADHE), today to announce the “Closing the Gap 2020: A Master Plan for Arkansas Higher Education.” This draft plan focuses on six key points, including: (1) Closing the

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: August 31st – September 5th

08.31.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events from Monday, August 31st, through Saturday, September 5th:

Tuesday, September 1, 2015:

LITTLE ROCK Higher Education Announcement at the Presidents Council Meeting 11:00 am

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Department of Defense contract to manufacture the JLTV awarded to Oshkosh

08.25.2015

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Scott Hardin, Director of Communications Arkansas Economic Development Commission 501-682-7306, shardin@arkansasedc.com

Department of Defense contract to manufacture the JLTV awarded to Oshkosh**

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (August 25, 2015) – The U.S.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Selects Howard Brill as Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court

08.25.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed Howard Brill as the next Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court, following the retirement of Jim Hannah, effective on September 1. Hannah’s current term is set to expire at the end of 2016.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Announce New Chief Justice in Media Availability Tomorrow

08.24.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a news conference tomorrow morning for the purpose of announcing the new Chief Justice of the Arkansas Supreme Court.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Governor Hutchinson to Announce New Chief Justice

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: August 24th – 29th

08.24.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events from Monday, August 24, through Saturday, August 29:

Monday, August 24, 2015:

FAYETTEVILLE 2015 Arkansas Economic Developers Annual Conference Speaking 11:30 am Chancellor Hotel 70 North East Avenue,

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