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Gov. Hutchinson to Hold Media Availability Wednesday After Presenting His Balanced Budget

11.08.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will present his balanced budget to legislators at 9 a.m. in Room A of the Big Mac Building Wednesday morning. Following his presentation, Governor Hutchinson will hold a media availability to answer questions from the media.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: November 7th – November 12th

11.04.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, November 7, 2016, through Saturday, November 12, 2016:

Wednesday, November 9, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK Governor Presents Official Forecast & Balanced Budget 9:00 AM Big Mac Building – Room

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

11.04.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant seven pardons and one commutation. An additional 52 clemency requests were denied and six had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

11.02.2016

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

Stacie Hipp, Pine Bluff, to the Arkansas State Board of Nursing.  Appointment expires October 1, 2020.  Replaces Sandra Priebe.

Janice Ivers, Jessieville, to the Arkansas State

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces 5,500 Students Taking Computer Science Courses; Nearly 40% Growth

10.31.2016

Large Increase Among Female and Minority Students

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced a dramatic increase in the number of high school students enrolled in computer science classes in Arkansas. The newest numbers from the Arkansas Department of Education show an increase of 1,527<

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces $10 Million in Additional Funding for Higher Education

10.31.2016

Conditioned on Passage of Reform

LITTLE ROCK – Today Governor Asa Hutchinson was joined by the Director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education, Dr. Maria Markham, and several Arkansas university presidents, to announce his support for the Higher Education Productivity Funding Model. This funding

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: October 31st – November 5th

10.28.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, October 31, 2016, through Saturday, November 5, 2016:

Monday October 31, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK Higher Education Funding Model Press Conference 1:30 PM Governor’s Conference Room 500

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Gov. Hutchinson to Make Special Announcement Regarding Higher Education Funding Formula

10.28.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson, joined by the Director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education, Dr. Maria Markham, and several Arkansas university presidents, will hold a news conference on Monday to make a special announcement regarding the Higher Education Productivity Funding Model.

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Proposal for War Memorial Stadium

10.25.2016

LITTLE ROCK – At a news conference Tuesday morning, Governor Asa Hutchinson laid out a proposal for the future viability and sustainability of Little Rock’s War Memorial Stadium. The Governor’s proposal would move War Memorial under the Arkansas Department of Parks

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Gov. Hutchinson to Announce Proposal for War Memorial Stadium in News Conference Tuesday

10.24.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a news conference on Tuesday morning at the Capitol to announce a proposal for the future of War Memorial Stadium.  

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Gov. Hutchinson to Announce Proposal for War

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