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Asa Arkansas's Governor

Gov. Hutchinson to Sign Military Retired Pay Tax Cut Into Law Tuesday

02.06.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a bill signing for HB1162, the Military Retired Pay Tax Cut, tomorrow in the Governor’s Conference Room. This tax cut initiative will serve to recruit new military retirees to the state by eliminating the tax

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: February 6th – February 11th

02.03.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, February 6, 2017, through Saturday, February 11, 2017: 

Tuesday, February 7, 2017:

LITTLE ROCK Women's Primary Suffrage Centennial Day Ceremony – Speaking 12:00 PM Arkansas State

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

02.03.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant six pardons, one restoration of firearms rights only and one commutation. An additional 42 clemency requests were denied and three had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.<

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Signs $50 Million Tax Cut Proposal into Law

02.01.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Gov. Asa Hutchinson today signed into law the $50 million tax cut he laid out as a part of his package for the 2017 legislative session.

The tax cut signed into law today represents Governor Hutchinson’s second round of reductions

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Gov. Hutchinson’s Statement on President Trump’s Nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to Supreme Court

01.31.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson released the following statement upon President Donald Trump’s announcement of Judge Neil Gorsuch as his nominee to serve on the Supreme Court of the United States:

"I am both excited and encouraged to hear that

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: January 30th – February 4th

01.27.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, January 30, 2017, through Saturday, February 4, 2017:  

Monday, January 30, 2017:

EL DORADO AEDC Announcement 10:00 AM El Dorado, AR EL DORADO AEDC

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

01.26.2017

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

Lona McCastlain, Austin, to the Parole Board. Appointment expires January 14, 2024. Replaces James Wallace.

Ray Dillon, Little Rock, to the Arkansas Forestry Commission. Appointment expires January 14, 2026. Reappointment.<

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Gov. Hutchinson, ADE Launch Reading Initiative

01.26.2017

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson and the Arkansas Department of Education are excited to announce the R.I.S.E. (Reading Initiative for Student Excellence) Arkansas reading initiative. R.I.S.E. Arkansas will build a culture of reading through stakeholder collaboration and provide

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Gov. Hutchinson to Hold News Conference to Announce R.I.S.E. Arkansas Initiative

01.25.2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson, along with Arkansas Department of Education Commissioner Johnny Key, will announce the R.I.S.E. (Reading Initiative for Student Excellence) Arkansas initiative tomorrow. R.I.S.E. Arkansas will focus on building a culture of reading through stakeholder collaboration and

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: January 22nd – January 28th

01.20.2017

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Sunday, January 22, 2017, through Saturday, January 28, 2017: 

Sunday, January 22, 2017:

LITTLE ROCK 39th Annual March for Life 2:00 PM Arkansas State Capitol – Capitol

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