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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: April 11th – April 16th

04.11.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 11, 2016, through Saturday, April 16, 2016:

Tuesday, April 12, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK Franklin Graham Prayer Rally 12:00 p.m. Arkansas State Capitol - Capitol Steps 500

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold Arkansas Works Bill Signing, Media Availability Friday

04.07.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a bill signing for Arkansas Works Friday morning, with a media availability to follow.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Gov. Hutchinson to Sign Arkansas Works Bill, Hold Media Availability

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Releases Statement on House and Senate Passage of Arkansas Works

04.07.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today released the statement below following the passage of Arkansas Works in both the House (HB 1001) and the Senate (SB 1): 

“I was pleased by the strength of the vote margin for the passage of the Arkansas Works.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

04.06.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the following appointments:

Kelly Bryant, Pine Bluff, to the Arkansas Minority Health Commission. Appointment expires January 31, 2018. Replaces Willie McGhee.

Jack Crumbly, Widener, to the Arkansas Minority Health Commission. Appointment

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

04.05.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant nine pardons and one restoration of firearms rights only. An additional 40 clemency requests were denied and nine had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Calls Special Session for Arkansas Works Program

04.05.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson calls an Extraordinary Session of the General Assembly to convene in Little Rock on Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. for the limited purpose of creating the Arkansas Works Program recommended by the Healthcare Legislative Taskforce earlier this year.

The

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold News Conference with AARP Tuesday

04.04.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a news conference with AARP Tuesday morning at the State Capitol regarding his Arkansas Works legislation.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold News Conference with AARP

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: April 4th – April 7th

04.01.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 4, 2016, through Thursday, April 7, 2016:

Monday, April 4, 2016:

CROSSETT Crossett Coding Tour 1:30 p.m. Crossett Auditorium -Across the street from Crossett School

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Governor Signs Executive Order Creating World War I Centennial Commemoration Committee

03.31.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today signed an Executive Order creating the World War I Centennial Commemoration Committee during a ceremony at the State Capitol.

“I am honored to be able to sign this order creating a committee to plan ways for

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Plan to Reduce Developmentally Disabled Waitlist

03.30.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Today, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced his plan to reduce the waitlist for the Alternative Community Services waiver (also known as the Developmentally Disabled waitlist) by half over the next three years during his address to the Medicaid Advisory Council ahead of the April

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