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Governor Asa Hutchinson Receives Report from Highway Working Group

12.16.2015

LITTLE ROCK – As directed under executive order from earlier this year, Governor Asa Hutchinson received the official report from the Governor’s Working Group on Highway Funding Tuesday evening. Governor Hutchinson will review the short-term recommendations and will announce his decision by mid-January. The

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Governor and First Lady to Host Girls of Promise Coding Summit Today

12.09.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson and First Lady Susan Hutchinson, in partnership with the Women’s Foundation of Arkansas and Code.org, will host 100 middle school and high school girls for the Girls of Promise Coding Summit today at the Governor’s Mansion.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: December 8th – December 11th

12.07.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events from Tuesday, December 8th, through Friday, December 11th:

Tuesday, December 8, 2015:

LITTLE ROCK Medicaid Educational Annual Conference Speaking 1:30 pm Embassy Suites

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

12.04.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant nine pardons. An additional 42 clemency requests were denied and four had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended for pardons have completed

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Gov. Asa Hutchinson to Make First-of-its-Kind Computer Science Announcement at News Conference Today

12.04.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson is set to make a first-of-its-kind computer science announcement at a news conference this afternoon in Little Rock. He will also release a report from the Computer Science Task Force at that time.

Details are as follows:

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Sends Letter to Legislators in Response to Gartner Report

12.02.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Hutchinson sent a letter to members of the Arkansas House of Representatives and Senate advising legislators on the “corrective action” he is taking as a result of the Gartner report and review of the Arkansas Department of Human Services Enrollment

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Appointments to Reestablished Governor’s Developmental Disabilities Counci

12.01.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Hutchinson announced today the following appointments to the reestablished Governor’s Developmental Disabilities Council:

Commissioner Alan McClain, Arkansas Rehabilitation Services. Rhonda Saunders, Special Education Division, Arkansas Department of Education. Director Craig Cloud, Division of

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: December 2nd – December 7th

12.01.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events from Wednesday, December 2nd, through Monday, December 7th:

Wednesday, December 2, 2015:

LITTLE ROCK Privacy Star/INUVO Press Conference Speaking 4:00 pm River

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Updates Progress in State’s Foster Care System at Maggie House Dedication

12.01.2015

LITTLE ROCK – At an event today in Charleston, Governor Asa Hutchinson provided an update on the progress of the state’s foster care system. “There’s plenty of work to do to address the foster care crisis in our state, but we

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State Board of Finance to Hold Regular Quarterly Meeting

11.24.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The State Board of Finance will hold its regular quarterly meeting on Tuesday, December 1, 2015.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Fourth Quarter Regular Board Meeting

WHEN:  10:00 am, Tuesday, December 1, 2015

WHERE:

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