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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments to the State Board of Education

06.03.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced the appointments of Ouida Newton and Fitzgerald Hill to the State Board of Education.

Governor Hutchinson issued the following statement:

“I am pleased to appoint Ouida Newton and Dr. Fitz Hill to

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Names A.J. Gary New Director of the ADEM

05.31.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced A.J. Gary, former Chief of Police for the Conway Police Department, as the new director of the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM). Gary will replace current Director David Maxwell who is set to retire at the end

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: May 30rd – June 4th

05.27.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, May 30, 2016, through Saturday, June 4, 2016:

Memorial Day - Monday, May 30, 2016:

NORTH LITTLE ROCK Arkansas Memorial Day Ceremony 10:00 a.m. Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments to the Arkansas Racing Commission

05.26.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today designated Commissioners Alex Lieblong and Mark Lamberth to take on leadership roles within the Arkansas Racing Commission, which regulates thoroughbred and greyhound racing in the State of Arkansas. Governor Hutchinson also announced the appointments of Steve Landers and

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Sign Highway Funding Bill Today with Media Availability to Follow

05.23.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will hold a bill signing for HB 1009, the Arkansas Highway Improvement Plan of 2016, with a media availability to follow.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Gov. Hutchinson to Sign Arkansas Highway Improvement Plan of 2016

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DHS, Health Care Association Commit to Major Reforms That Will Make Medicaid More Efficient

05.20.2016

Increase Access to Services in Rural Arkansas  

Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson along with the directors of the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) and the Arkansas Health Care Association signed an agreement Friday to work together to improve services available to aging and physically disabled Arkansans.  The

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: May 23rd – May 28th

05.20.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, May 23, 2016, through Saturday, May 28, 2016:

Tuesday, May 24, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK 7th Annual Arkansas Governor's Award for Excellence in Global Trade Luncheon 11:30 a.m. Governor's

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Names Alison Williams as New Chief of Staff

05.20.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced Alison Williams, Director of State-Federal Relations for Governor Hutchinson, as his new Chief of Staff. Williams will replace current Chief of Staff, Michael Lamoureux, starting on June 1, 2016.

Governor Hutchinson issued the following statement:

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Hold MOU Signing Ceremony Tomorrow Afternoon

05.20.2016

$250M in Savings Over Five Years

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Hutchinson will host a memorandum of understanding signing ceremony between a provider group led by the Arkansas Health Care Association (AHCA) and the Department of Human Services (DHS) as part of the Governor’s efforts to reform

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Address the General Assembly at the Start of the Special Session

05.18.2016

Media Availability to Follow

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will address the Arkansas General Assembly at the start of the Special Session tomorrow. Following the governor’s address, he will hold a media availability in the Governor’s Conference Room.

Details

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