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Asa Arkansas's Governor

Governor Hutchinson to Seek Changes to Arkansas Works Waiver, Legislation Needed

03.06.2017

LITTLE ROCK – At a news conference Monday afternoon, Governor Asa Hutchinson outlined four broad changes he is seeking to make to the Arkansas Works program. The reforms would be the first initiated under the Trump Administration, and they include: capping eligibility at 100 percent of the federal poverty line

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

03.03.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, March 6, 2017, through Saturday, March 11, 2017: 

Monday, March 6, 2017:

LITTLE ROCK Arkansas School Breakfast Month Press Conference 9:30 AM Governor’s Conference Room 500

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Gov. Hutchinson Signs ArFuture Grant into Law

03.02.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today signed the “Arkansas Future Grant” (ArFuture) into law, which provides up to two years of tuition and fees at a publicly funded Arkansas community or technical college to any student who enrolls in a high-demand field of study

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Governor Hutchinson to Detail MLK-Lee Bill Wednesday

03.01.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a news conference Wednesday to discuss recently filed legislation regarding history in the classroom and the dual holiday of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert E. Lee Day.

Details are as follows:

WHAT:

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  February 27th – March 4th

02.27.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, February 27, 2017, through Saturday, March 4, 2017: 

Tuesday, February 28, 2017:

LITTLE ROCK Arkansas Food Hall of Fame 6:15 PM Ron Robinson Theater 100 River Market Ave. Little Rock,

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Schedule: February 24th – February 27th

02.24.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Friday, February 24, 2017, through Monday, February 27, 2017: 

Friday, February 24, 2017:

WASHINGTON, D.C. POLITICO State Solutions Conference - Q&A Session 1:30 PM CST

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Governor Hutchinson to Host and Chair Governor’s Joint Energy Summit in Washington, D.C. Thursday an

02.23.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson, as Chairman of both the Southern States Energy Board (SSEB) and the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC), will chair the first Governor’s Joint Energy Summit in Washington, D.C. The two-day summit will play host

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Signs Efficiencies Bills into Law

02.22.2017

War Memorial Stadium Commission to Move Under Parks and Tourism

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today signed into law his legislative package on government efficiencies. This legislation aligns the missions of the War Memorial Stadium (WMS) Commission, the Arkansas Energy Office (AEO),

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Gov. Hutchinson to Sign Efficiency Bills Into Law at War Memorial Stadium

02.21.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will sign three pieces of legislation into law at War Memorial Stadium Wednesday. These bills will move the War Memorial Stadium Commission under the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism, the Arkansas Energy Office under the Arkansas Department of Environmental

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Governor Hutchinson Announces Creation of Transformation Advisory Board

02.20.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the creation of the Transformation Advisory Board, another step toward transforming state government by identifying efficiencies and cost-savings to better serve the Arkansas taxpayer. 

The Transformation Advisory Board will continue to examine the recommendations

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