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Arkansas Governor Launches Plan to Improve Health Across the State

10.14.2015

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (Oct. 14, 2015) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson launched a statewide plan today to improve the health of all Arkansans. The plan, titled Healthy Active Arkansas, contains nine focus areas all tied to increasing the health of Arkansans through healthy dietary choices and increased physical activity. 

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: October 10th – October 17th

10.09.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events from Saturday, October 10th, through Saturday, October 17th:

Saturday, October 10, 2015: BENTONVILLE International Mountain Biking Association Visit Bentonville Press Conference Speaking 10:00

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Governor Asa Hutchinson on Resignation Announcement of DHS Director John Selig

10.08.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson issued the following statement regarding the announcement by the Department of Human Services director, John Selig, that he would resign his post effective January 1, 2016:

“Yesterday, Director Selig informed me that he wished to leave government service in

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

10.05.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant five pardons and one restoration of firearms rights only. An additional 48 clemency requests were denied and three had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: October 6th – October 11th

10.05.2015

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events from Tuesday, October 6th, through Sunday, October 11th:

Tuesday, October 6, 2015:

LITTLE ROCK National Foundation for Governor's Fitness Council Ribbon Cutting

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold Media Availability Today

10.02.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a media availability this afternoon.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Media Availability with Governor Hutchinson

WHEN:  1:15 p.m., Friday, October 2, 2015

WHERE:  Governor

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Holds Teleconference on Trade Mission in Cuba

09.29.2015

LITTLE ROCK - On Tuesday morning, September 29, 2015, Governor Asa Hutchinson addressed members of the Arkansas media via teleconference from Havana, Cuba.  

Click HERE to listen to the complete teleconference.

 

CONTACT: Press Shop (press@governor.arkansas

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold Teleconference from Cuba

09.28.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a media teleconference from Cuba Tuesday morning in the Governor’s Conference Room. Members of the media are asked to be in place 10 minutes before the call. The Governor will provide updates from his trip and answer

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Gov. Hutchinson releases letter to HHS Secretary Burwell on state-based Health Insurance Exchange

09.24.2015

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Hutchinson today released a letter from his Office to U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell notifying the Secretary of his decision to “pause the development of the state-based individual exchange” at the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace (AHIM).

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Delta Regional Authority, state and local partners invest $108m into the Arkansas Delta economy

09.23.2015

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Delta Regional Authority and its partners are investing more than $108 million in federal, state, and local resources to support small business owners and entrepreneurs, workers and their families by improving economic development, workforce training, and job creation in the Arkansas Delta, Delta Regional Authority

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