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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold Media Availability Tomorrow


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a media availability tomorrow in the Governor’s Conference Room at 1:00 p.m. The governor will be joined by President Pro Tempore Dismang and House Speaker Gillam to announce appointments to the Arkansas Medical Marijuana Commission.

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Gov. Hutchinson & ADE Announce Results of the First Annual Governor’s All-Region Coding Competition


16 Teams Will Be Invited to Participate in the All-State Competition Taking Place Next Spring

LITTLE ROCK - Gov. Asa Hutchinson and the Arkansas Department of Education today announced the two winning teams from each of the eight Governor’s All-Region Coding Competition Events that took place

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Gov. Hutchinson Establishes the Office of Transformation


Selects Amy Fecher as Chief Transformation Officer

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the establishment of the Office of Transformation to drive the implementation of state efficiencies and streamline state operations. The Office of Transformation will drive efficiency initiatives from Governor

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: December 3rd – December 10th


LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Saturday, December 3, 2016, through Saturday, December 10, 2016: 

Saturday, December 3, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK 2016 Capitol Lighting Ceremony - Speaking 5:30 PM Arkansas State Capitol – Rotunda 500 Woodlane

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant four pardons and one commutation. An additional 47 clemency requests were denied and five had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

The applicants intended for pardons have

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Governor Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: November 28th – December 3rd


LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, November 28, 2016, through Saturday, December 3, 2016:

Monday, November 28, 2016:

Restore Hope White County 9:15 AM Harding University 915 East Market Street Searcy, AR

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Governor Hutchinson Appoints Kim O’Guinn to Public Service Commission


LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today appointed Kimberly Lindsey O’Guinn of Little Rock to the Public Service Commission (PSC). PSC commissioners are appointed to serve for a 6-year term. O’Guinn replaces outgoing Commissioner, Lamar Davis.

Gov. Hutchinson released the

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: November 11th – November 19th


LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Friday, November 11, 2016, through Saturday, November 19, 2016: 

Friday, November 11, 2016:

NORTH LITTLE ROCK State Veterans Day Ceremony – Speaking 11:00 AM Arkansas State Veterans Home 2401

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Gov. Hutchinson Lays Out Balanced Budget, Reflecting Savings and Emphasizing Reforms and Job Creatio


LITTLE ROCK – On Wednesday, Governor Asa Hutchinson presented his balanced budget for the next biennium in a presentation to the Arkansas Legislative Council and Joint Budget Committee.

In his remarks, Governor Hutchinson highlighted the savings already achieved by his administration through the

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State Board of Finance to Hold Regular Quarterly Meeting


LITTLE ROCK – The State Board of Finance will hold its regular quarterly meeting on Thursday, November 10, 2016.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: FY 2017 First Quarter Regular Board Meeting

WHEN: 10:00 am, Thursday, November 10, 2016


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