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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Staff Changes; Names Gossage Deputy Chief of Staff for External Operations

08.30.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced Representative Bill Gossage of Ozark as his new Deputy Chief of Staff for External Operations. Gossage will work in conjunction with Ateca Williams, who was named Deputy Chief of Staff for Internal Operations in July. In addition, Katie

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: August 29th – September 3rd

08.26.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, August 29, 2016, through Saturday, September 3, 2016:

Monday, August 29, 2016:

HELENA-WEST HELENA Governor’s Coding Tour 10:00 AM Central High School 103 School Road, West

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  August 20th – August 27th

08.19.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Saturday, August 20, 2016, through Saturday, August 27, 2016:

Saturday, August 20, 2016:

FORT SMITH Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for the Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine 11:00 a.m.

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Governor Hutchinson Announces 2016 Computer Science Tour of Arkansas Schools

08.11.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced that he will be traveling to several Arkansas schools throughout August and September to promote computer science among students and school districts. Schools, dates and times are listed below.

Governor Hutchinson issued the following statement:<

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Responds to Shooting of Law Enforcement Officers in Sebastian County

08.10.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today released the statement below in response to the shooting death of Sebastian County Sheriff’s Deputy Bill Cooper. Hackett Police Chief Darrell Spells was also shot during this morning’s incident. Governor Hutchinson issued the following

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: August 8th – August 13th

08.05.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, August 8, 2016, through Saturday, August 13, 2016:

Monday, August 8, 2016:

SPRINGDALE Community Clinic 20th Anniversary Breakfast 9:00 a.m. Center for Non Profits 614 East Emma

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

08.05.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant twelve pardons and no commutations. An additional 37 clemency requests were denied and eight had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended for

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

08.05.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the following appointments: Matthew Flemister, Little Rock, to the Child Welfare Agency Review Board. Appointment expires March 3, 2019. Replaces Mary Pickard. Sanford Tollette, Little Rock, to the Child Welfare Agency Review Board. Appointment expires

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Public Private Partnership to Expand AR High Tech Accelerator Initiative

08.03.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the first phase of a high tech accelerator initiative for the State of Arkansas.  FIS, a global leader in financial services technology and a Fortune 500 company, will partner with the State to extend the VC FinTech Accelerator

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: August 1st – August 6th

07.29.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, August 1, 2016, through Saturday, August 6, 2016:

Monday, August 1, 2016:

CONWAY 30th Annual Community Development Institute Opening Session - Speaking 8:30 a.m. UCA Brewer Hegeman Conference

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