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Asa Arkansas's Governor

Governor Hutchinson to Host Public Town Hall Meetings to Discuss Government Transformation

04.24.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will host public town hall meetings in Jonesboro and El Dorado to discuss his efforts to transform and reorganize state government. The Governor will be joined by state and local leaders in each community. 

Since 2015, Governor Hutchinson has

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Governor Hutchinson names 85 Opportunity Zones

04.23.2018

Federal program encourages long-term investment in low-income areas

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has nominated 85 Opportunity Zones in Arkansas to the U.S. Treasury Department, which will provide final approval. Established by Congress in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, Opportunity Zones provide tax

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

04.22.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 23, 2018, through Saturday, April 28, 2018: 

Monday, April 23, 2018

LITTLE ROCK Mosaic Templars State Temple Preservation Announcement  Speaking  11:00 a.m. State

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Governor Hutchinson Issues Statement on the Passing of Former First Lady Barbara Bush

04.17.2018

"…demonstrated dignity, compassion and love of family in every way."

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson issued the following statement on the passing of former First Lady Barbara Bush: 

"Barbara Bush was a First Lady who demonstrated dignity,

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Governor Hutchinson Announces Support For Increase in Homestead Tax Credit

04.16.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Monday he will support legislation in 2019 to increase the state’s Homestead Property Tax Credit to $375, providing additional tax relief for Arkansas homeowners. 

“Our state property owners deserve a break, and with our state&rsquo

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: April 16th – April 21st

04.13.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 16, 2018, through Saturday, April 21, 2018: 

Monday, April 16, 2018

HOT SPRINGS VILLAGE Metroplan Board Retreat Lunch Speaking  11:30 a.m. Grenada Golf

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule:  April 9th – April 14th

04.06.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 9, 2018, through Saturday, April 14, 2018: 

Monday, April 9, 2018

LITTLE ROCK ACT Work Ready Community Announcement Speaking  10:30 a.m. Arkansas State Capitol

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

04.06.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant 11 pardons. An additional 45 clemency requests were denied and 3 had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates. The applicants intended for pardons have completed all jail time, fulfilled all parole

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

04.04.2018

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

Jeremy Sparks, Fayetteville, to the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission. Appointment expires January 14, 2024. Replaces Sarah Martin. 

Christina Shutt, Conway, to the Women’s Suffrage Centennial

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: April 2nd – April 7th

03.30.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, April 2, 2018, through Saturday, April 7, 2018: 

Monday, April 2, 2018

LITTLE ROCK Distracted Driving Month Press Conference  1:30 p.m. Arkansas State Capitol

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