Gov. Hutchinson and Facebook Announce Arkansas & Facebook Techstart Partnership
01.05.2017Facebook to Provide Technology, Resources to Arkansas Schools
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the details of an agreement with Facebook, Inc. to launch the company’s Techstart program in Arkansas high schools. The Arkansas & Facebook Techstart Partnership is
Governor to Hold News Conference with Facebook to Announce Arkansas & Facebook Techstart Partnership
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson, along with representatives from Facebook, Inc., will announce the Arkansas & Facebook Techstart Partnership, a first-of-its-kind educational partnership with the social media company. The partnership is a result of the Governor’s computer science initiative passed in 2015. This announcement
Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant eight pardons and no commutations. An additional 49 clemency requests were denied and three had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.
The applicants intended for
Gov. Hutchinson Approves Plant Board’s Amendment to the Pesticide Use and Restriction Regulation
01.04.2017Tasks Board to Provide Clear Rules on Approval Process for New Technologies
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today sent a letter to the chairman of the Arkansas State Plant Board approving the board’s proposed amended regulation entitled Pesticide Use
Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: January 1st – January 7th
LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Sunday, January 1, 2017, through Saturday, January 7, 2017:Sunday, January 1, 2017:
CAMDEN National Guard Deployment Ceremony 2:50 PM Southern Arkansas University Tech 6415 Spellman Rd. East
Gov. Hutchinson Lays Out Agenda for 2017 Session
LITTLE ROCK – In a news conference Tuesday morning, Governor Asa Hutchinson laid out his full list of priorities for the 2017 legislative session. Each of the announced initiatives fall into one of three categories, consistent with the Governor’s priorities: Economic Development, Education, and Efficiencies
Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces District and Circuit Judge Appointments
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the following appointments:
Meredith Switzer Rebsamen, Hot Springs, as District Judge of the Garland County District Court, First Division. Term begins on January 1, 2017 and expires on December 31, 2018. Replaces Judge David Switzer.
Gov. Hutchinson Announces Intent to Appoint Philip Taldo to Highway Commission
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to appoint Philip Taldo of Springdale as the next commissioner of the Arkansas Highway Commission. Taldo will replace Frank Scott, Jr. whose term will expire on January 14, 2017.
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Gov. Hutchinson Details $50 Million Tax Cut; Focuses on Lower Income Arkansans
12.13.2016Income Tax on Military Retiree Benefits to be Eliminated
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today laid out the details of his income tax cut of more than $50 million. The Governor’s plan will focus on lower income Arkansans who earn between $0 and $20,999 annually.
Gov. Hutchinson Signs MOU with Microsoft for Strategic Digital Alliance
LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the signing of an MOU with Microsoft Corp. to implement a Digital Alliance intended to promote STEM education and economic development, statewide. Under this relationship, Microsoft is committed to hosting a DigiCamp and YouthSpark Live event for