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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: February 4th – February 8th

02.02.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Thursday, February 4, 2016, through Monday, February 8, 2016:

Thursday, February 4, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK Arkansas Economic Developers & Arkansas Chamber of Commerce Joint Winter Conference 12:00 p

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

01.29.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the following appointments: Marcus Lamberth, Batesville, to the Arkansas Racing Commission. Appointment expires January 14, 2021. Reappointment. Jerry Riley, Pine Bluff, to the Parole Board. Appointment expires January 14, 2023. Replaces Richard Brown. Sylvester Smith, North Little

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule for January 28th – 30th

01.27.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events for Thursday, January 28 through Saturday, January 30.

Thursday, January 28, 2016:

FORREST CITY Forrest City Veterans Office Ribbon Cutting 2:00 PM Arkansas Workforce Services Center 300 Eldridge

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Attend Veterans Affairs Office Ribbon Cutting Thursday

01.27.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will attend a ribbon cutting at the Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs’ Forrest City office on Thursday. This regional office is the fifth ADVA office to open over the past three months to better serve nearly 250,000 veterans living in

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces $6M Public-Private Partnership for Teach for America

01.27.2016

Investment to Benefit 9,000 Students in Low-Income Communities and Establish New Partnership with Little Rock School District

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson announced today that his office will fund an investment of $3 million in Teach For America–Arkansas that will have a lasting impact

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold News Conference with Teach for America Wednesday

01.26.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a news conference on Wednesday in partnership with Teach for America to make a special announcement regarding education in southern and eastern parts of Arkansas and in Little Rock.

Details are as follows:

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Gov. Hutchinson Names Jim von Gremp to Higher Education Coordinating Board

01.26.2016

LITTLE ROCK - Governor Asa Hutchinson today named Jim von Gremp of Rogers to the Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board (AHECB) effective March 1, 2016. 

Von Gremp will replace Horace Hardwick, of Bentonville, who resigned in December 2015.

Von Gremp has served as a member

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: January 25th and 26th

01.25.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of Governor Asa Hutchinson’s publicly scheduled events on Monday, January 25th and Tuesday, January 26th:

Monday, January 25, 2016:

JONESBORO Northeast Arkansas Career and Technical Center Tour 9:00 am

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Gov. Hutchinson announces two firearms-related manufacturers will create new jobs in Arkansas

01.21.2016

SIG Sauer will open a new premium ammunition manufacturing facility that employs more than 50 people in Jacksonville and Remington Outdoor Company will add 84 new jobs at the ammunition manufacturing facility in Lonoke. These are two companies the Governor reached out to very early in his administration (called SIG Sauer

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces New Highway Program; No New Taxes

01.19.2016

PROVIDES MATCH FOR $2 BILLION IN FEDERAL HIGHWAY FUNDING OVER 10 YEARS

LITTLE ROCK – At a news conference at the Capitol today, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced his recommendation for a new highway program for the state. The Governor’s recommendation provides a state investment

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