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Governor’s Address to 90th General Assembly ahead of Special Session on Arkansas Works

04.06.2016

To Lieutenant Governor Griffin, Speaker Gillam, President Pro Tempore Dismang, honorable members of the Arkansas General Assembly… When it comes to the art of government and politics, there are a few things that are certain. In fact, until yesterday, it was not certain as to the specific items to... Read Full Transcript »


Joint Healthcare Task Force Address

08.19.2015

Thank you Chairman Collins, Chairman Hendren, for your leadership. For the record, I’m Governor Asa Hutchinson and I appreciate the opportunity to speak to you today. I feel as if I’m appearing before a joint session of Congress. This is a very impressive gathering. First of... Read Full Transcript »


Address to the Political Animals Club of Little Rock

05.11.2015

It’s exciting to be governor. It’s especially exciting on a day like today. I started the day at Conway High School as part of my computer science tour through the high schools of Arkansas. We’ve already hit six high schools. We’ll be... Read Full Transcript »


Governor Hutchinson speech on healthcare and Medicaid reform in Arkansas

01.22.2015

Thank you. Thank you, Dr. Rahn for your introduction and especially for your leadership at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and for this forum and this venue to talk about healthcare and its future in Arkansas. I am delighted that there are a few people interested in this... Read Full Transcript »


GOVERNOR ASA HUTCHINSON INAUGURAL ADDRESS

01.13.2015

Gov. Tucker, Gov. Huckabee, Sen. Pryor, Mr. Chief Justice, distinguished guests, and, most importantly, to my fellow Arkansans, Thank you.  I am humbled by the opportunity and the responsibility that you, the people of Arkansas, have bestowed upon me. Today, I accept that responsibility as the 46th elected Governor... Read Full Transcript »


Inaugural Speech to the Arkansas General Assembly

01.13.2015

Mr. President, Mr. Speaker, Distinguished Members of the House and the Senate, our constitutional officers, members of the court, and fellow Arkansans: Thank you. I am glad they didn't recount those votes. It is an honor to stand before you today as the 46th elected governor of Arkansas. I... Read Full Transcript »


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