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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  May 6th – May 12th

05.05.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Sunday, May 6, 2018, through Saturday, May 12, 2018: 

Sunday, May 6, 2018

BENTONVILLE Bentonville Film Festival Closing Events Speaking  2:00 p.m. 200 NE A St.

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Governor to Host Additional Town Hall Meeting to Discuss His Efforts to Transform State Government

05.03.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will host a public town hall meeting in Springdale in addition to his previously announced town hall meeting in El Dorado. The Governor will also moderate a panel of state and local leaders in each community. 

In

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Governor Hutchinson Launches Educational Web Portal To Aid In Fight Against Opioid Abuse

04.30.2018

LITTLE ROCK – In the ongoing fight against the abuse of opioids, the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has launched a free weekly education and consultation service for Arkansas health-care providers, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced at a press conference today.

The AR-IMPACT (Arkansas Improving

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  April 30th – May 5th

04.27.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 30, 2018, through Saturday, May 5, 2018: 

Monday, April 30, 2018

LITTLE ROCK Press Conference 10:00 a.m. Governor’s Conference Room Arkansas State

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Governor Hutchinson Appoints Veteran Agriculture Leaders to State Plant Board

04.26.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed the president of a cotton-oil mill and a lifelong farmer to Arkansas’s State Plant Board.  John Fricke of Bryant will represent fertilizer and cotton oil mills. His term expires on March 17, 2020. Mr.

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Governor Hutchinson to Host Public Town Hall Meetings to Discuss Government Transformation

04.24.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will host public town hall meetings in Jonesboro and El Dorado to discuss his efforts to transform and reorganize state government. The Governor will be joined by state and local leaders in each community. 

Since 2015, Governor Hutchinson has

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Governor Hutchinson names 85 Opportunity Zones

04.23.2018

Federal program encourages long-term investment in low-income areas

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has nominated 85 Opportunity Zones in Arkansas to the U.S. Treasury Department, which will provide final approval. Established by Congress in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Opportunity Zones provide tax

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  April 23rd – April 28th

04.22.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 23, 2018, through Saturday, April 28, 2018: 

Monday, April 23, 2018

LITTLE ROCK Mosaic Templars State Temple Preservation Announcement  Speaking  11:00 a.m. State

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Governor Hutchinson Issues Statement on the Passing of Former First Lady Barbara Bush

04.17.2018

"…demonstrated dignity, compassion and love of family in every way."

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson issued the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush: 

"Barbara Bush was a First Lady who demonstrated dignity,

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Governor Hutchinson Announces Support For Increase in Homestead Tax Credit

04.16.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Monday he will support legislation in 2019 to increase the state’s Homestead Property Tax Credit to $375, providing additional tax relief for Arkansas homeowners. 

“Our state property owners deserve a break, and with our state&rsquo

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