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Gov. Hutchinson to Make Significant Job Creation Announcement This Afternoon


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will join local officials and company leaders for a significant job creation announcement in the Governor’s Conference Room at the State Capitol in Little Rock: WHAT:          

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Appointments


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

Pat Johnson, Pocahontas, to the Black History Commission of Arkansas. Appointment expires January 14, 2020. Replaces Joyce Gibson.

Brad Wooley, Little Rock, to the Auctioneer’s Licensing

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Gov. Hutchinson Tours Flood Damage in NEA with U.S. Sec. of Ag and AR Congressional Delegation


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson toured flood-ravaged parts of Northeast Arkansas Sunday afternoon with U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, Senator John Boozman, Congressman Rick Crawford and Congressman French Hill. The group, including staff from Senator Tom Cotton’s office and Congressman

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Gov. Hutchinson to Host U.S. Secretary of Agriculture and Arkansas Congressional Delegation


On Flyover Tour of NEA Storm Damage; News Conference to Follow

LITTLE ROCK – On Sunday, Governor Asa Hutchinson will host U.S. Secretary of Agriculture, Sonny Perdue, and members of the Arkansas Congressional Delegation, including Senator John Boozman, Congressman Rick Crawford and Congressman French

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Gov. Hutchinson Declares 36 Counties, Two Cities Disaster Areas


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has issued disaster declarations for 36 counties and two cities following severe storms that caused heavy flooding and damage throughout much of the state last weekend. Additional counties may be added after damage is assessed. At this time, the 36 counties

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


LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, May 8, 2017, through Saturday, May 13, 2017: 

Monday, May 8, 2017:

DANVILLE Yell County Health Arkansas 10 a.m. Danville High School 201 E 11th

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Spring 2017 Computer Science Tour of Arkansas Schools


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced plans to visit several Arkansas schools throughout May 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 Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant three pardons. An additional 23 clemency requests were denied and three had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended for pardons have completed

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Gov. Hutchinson Announces Winners of the Nation’s First Governor’s All-State Coding Competition


Verizon announces additional funding and commits to year two

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson on Thursday attended the nation’s first of its kind Governor’s All-State Coding Competition. Gov. Hutchinson, in partnership with Verizon, announced the winners of the competition at

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Gov. Hutchinson Addresses Joint Session of the General Assembly Ahead of the Extraordinary Session


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today addressed a joint session of the Arkansas Legislature to mark the opening of the first Extraordinary Session of the 91st General Assembly. 

Video of his remarks can be found HERE. 

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