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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Intent to Appoint Barbara Womack Webb

12.04.2017

as Circuit Judge for the 22nd Judicial Circuit

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to appoint Barbara Womack Webb of Benton as Circuit Judge for the 22nd Judicial Circuit. She will be the first woman appointed as circuit judge in Saline

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  December 4th – December 9th

12.01.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, December 4, 2017, through Saturday, December 9, 2017: 

Monday, December 4, 2017

MALVERN Ouachita River Correctional Unit Chapel Dedication 2:00 p.m. Ouachita River Correctional Unit 100 Walco

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Greene County Quorum Court Justice of the Peace Appointments

11.29.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced he has appointed two justices of the peace for the Greene County Quorum Court: Aaron Camp, Paragould, as Justice of the Peace for the Greene County Quorum Court, District 2. Appointment expires on December 31, 2018. Replaces Barry Bateman. 

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  November 20th – November 25th

11.17.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, November 20, 2017, through Saturday, November 25, 2017: 

Monday, November 20, 2017

LITTLE ROCK Recognition of Turkey Week  10:30 a.m. Governor’s Conference Room 500

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Gov. Hutchinson Orders U.S. & Arkansas Flags to Fly at Half-Staff in Memory of State Sen. Standridge

11.16.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has ordered the United States flag and the state flag of Arkansas to be lowered to half-staff in tribute to the memory and honor of State Senator Greg Standridge, who passed away Thursday morning. The

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Issues Statement on the Passing of State Senator Greg Standridge

11.16.2017

“…a friend and dedicated public servant.”

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson issued the following statement on the passing of State Senator Greg Standridge of Russellville: 

“I am saddened by the passing of Sen. Greg Standridge—a

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Governor Hutchinson Issues Statement in Support of Washington Tax Reform

11.13.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today released the following statement in support of tax-reform efforts in Washington:

“Tax reform in Washington is long overdue. I was in Congress in 2001 when we passed the last significant federal income-tax reductions, and the current effort

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: November 11th – November 18th

11.09.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Saturday, November 11, 2017, through Saturday, November 18, 2017: 

Saturday, November 11, 2017

LITTLE ROCK Arkansas State Veterans Day Ceremony  10:00 a.m. MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History

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Gov. Hutchinson Issues Statement on Arkansas Supreme Court Decision to Stay Execution of Jack Greene

11.07.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today issued a response to the decision handed down by the Arkansas Supreme Court to stay the execution of Jack Greene.

“I am surprised by the Arkansas Supreme Court’s decision to issue an emergency stay of

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

11.06.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant 13 pardons and 1 restoration of firearm rights only. An additional 46 clemency requests were denied and 0 had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended

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