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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: February 18th – February 24th

02.16.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Sunday, February 18, 2018, through Saturday, February 24, 2018: 

Monday, February 19, 2018:

JONESBORO Arkansas Rice Annual Meeting 9:00 AM Arkansas State University Convocation Center, 217 Olympic Dr. Jonesboro,

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Governor Hutchinson Names Working Group to Study State’s Occupational Licensing Regulations

02.16.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed a working group to study the state’s occupational licensing requirements with a goal of identifying any regulations that may be an unnecessary barrier to those who want to enter a trade. The Red Tape Reduction

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Siloam Springs Competes To Be Featured on National Show Promoting Small Business and Win $500,000

02.16.2018

Governor Hutchinson Encourages Arkansans to Vote

LITTLE ROCK – Siloam Springs has been selected as one of five finalists that have a chance to be featured on Small Business Revolution – Main Street, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced Friday. In addition to being featured

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

02.14.2018

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

Dr. Don Phillips, Fort Smith, to the Arkansas State Medical Board. Appointment expires December 31, 2023. Replaces Dr. William Dudding. 

Daryl Coker, Little Rock, to the War

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Governor Hutchinson Addresses 91st General Assembly

02.12.2018

Proposes Reduction of Top Tax Rate from 6.9% to 6% in 2019 Session

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today delivered his State of the State address to the 91st General Assembly ahead of the fiscal session at the Arkansas State Capitol. In his speech, the

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Governor Hutchinson Appoints Dr. Matthew McDonough to Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners

02.12.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has appointed Dr. Matthew McDonough of Jonesboro to the Arkansas State Board of Dental Examiners. His term expires September 1, 2022. Dr. McDonough replaces Dr. Richard L. Smith. “I am delighted to appoint Dr. Matthew McDonough to the Arkansas State Board of

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: February 11th – February 17th

02.09.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Sunday, February 11, 2018, through Saturday, February 17, 2018: 

Monday, February 12, 2018:

LITTLE ROCK Gov. Hutchinson Addresses the 91st General Assembly 12:30 PM Arkansas House Chambers 500 Woodlane

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

02.05.2018

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant 11 pardons and 1 commutation. An additional 46 clemency requests were denied and 1 had no action taken upon it. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates. The applicants intended for pardons have completed all jail time, fulfilled

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: February 4th – February 10th

02.02.2018

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Sunday, February 4, 2018, through Saturday, February 10, 2018: 

Thursday, February 8, 2018:

CAMDEN Camden Chamber Banquet Speaking 6:30 PM SAU Tech Student Center  6415 Spellman Road Camden,

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Governor Hutchinson Responds To President’s State of the Union Address

01.30.2018

LITTLE ROCK — Governor Asa Hutchinson today issued the following response to President Trump’s State of the Union Address. 

“President Trump's State of the Union speech was good news for Arkansas on many fronts. We have seen conservative policy changes

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