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Gov. Hutchinson Addresses the 91st General Assembly

01.10.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today delivered his State of the State address to the 91st General Assembly in the House Chambers at the Arkansas State Capitol.

You can view the video of the Governor’s address HERE and the full

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: January 9th – January 14th

01.09.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, January 9, 2017, through Saturday, January 14, 2017: 

Tuesday, January 10, 2017:

LITTLE ROCK Governor Hutchinson Addresses the 91st General Assembly 10:30 AM Arkansas State Capitol –

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Gov. Hutchinson to Appear on Arkansas Radio Network to Answer Questions from Call-in Listeners

01.05.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will join with Bob Steel on KARN Newsradio to answer questions from statewide call-in listeners during the Ask the Governor show on Friday morning. Details are as follows: WHAT:          

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Gov. Hutchinson and Facebook Announce Arkansas & Facebook Techstart Partnership

01.05.2017

Facebook 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

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Governor to Hold News Conference with Facebook to Announce Arkansas & Facebook Techstart Partnership

01.04.2017

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

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

01.04.2017

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

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Gov. Hutchinson Approves Plant Board’s Amendment to the Pesticide Use and Restriction Regulation

01.04.2017

Tasks 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

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: January 1st – January 7th

01.03.2017

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

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Gov. Hutchinson Lays Out Agenda for 2017 Session

12.20.2016

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

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces District and Circuit Judge Appointments

12.19.2016

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. 

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