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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: June 27th – July 2nd

06.27.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, June 27, 2016, through Saturday, July 2, 2016:

Tuesday, June 28, 2016:

BENTONVILLE Walmart U.S. Manufacturing Summit - Speaking 8:00 a.m. Walmart Home Office 702 SW

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Governor Hutchinson Reflects on Term as SREB Chair & Strides in Computer Science Education

06.27.2016

Welcomes Governor Edwards 

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has completed his one-year term as chair of the Southern Regional Education Board (SREB) for the 2015-2016 year. Under Governor Hutchinson’s leadership, computer science education became one of the central focuses for the SREB,

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State Board of Finance to Hold Regular Quarterly Meeting

06.20.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The State Board of Finance will hold its regular quarterly meeting on Tuesday, June 21, 2016.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: First Quarter Regular Board Meeting

WHEN: 10:00 am, Tuesday, June 21, 2016

WHERE: Treasurer

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Governor Asa Hutchinson’s Public Schedule: June 20th – June 25th

06.20.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, June 20, 2016, through Saturday, June 25, 2016:

Tuesday, June 21, 2016:

LITTLE ROCK CARTI Kids Dennis Jungmeyer Scholarship Awards 2:30 p.m. Arkansas Governor’s

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​Governor Announces Statewide Initiative to Increase Access for Computer Science and STEM Careers

06.15.2016

$400,000 set for Career Initiative in Every Middle School  

LITTLE ROCK – Today, Governor Asa Hutchinson announced the Learning Blade initiative, supported through a $400,000 grant from the Arkansas Department of Education to the Arkansas Public School Resource Center, to increase student awareness and interest in computer

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Jon Gilmore, Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Asa Hutchinson, Announces Resignation

06.13.2016

Will Pursue Private Sector Opportunity  

LITTLE ROCK – Jon Gilmore, Deputy Chief of Staff to Governor Asa Hutchinson, officially announced his resignation today. Gilmore will be leaving at the end of the month to pursue private sector opportunities and to open a consulting

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Appointments

06.10.2016

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

Dr. Deborah Mack, Bentonville, to the Arkansas State Board of Pharmacy. Appointment expires June 30, 2021. Replaces Dr. Cheryl Bryant. Dr. Shane Ford, Conway, to the State Board of Optometry.

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Governor Asa Hutchinson to Speak at News Conference with Morgan Nick Foundation

06.09.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson will speak at the Morgan Nick Foundation news conference tomorrow afternoon at the Arkansas State Capitol.

Details are as follows:

WHAT: Morgan Nick Foundation News Conference

WHEN: 1:30 p.m., Friday,

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Governor Asa Hutchinson Announces Intent to Grant Executive Clemency

06.06.2016

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today announced his intent to grant nine pardons and no restorations of firearms rights only. An additional 43 clemency requests were denied and eight had no action taken upon them. These include requests from both inmates and non-inmates.

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

06.03.2016

LITTLE ROCK – The following is a list of public appearances by Governor Asa Hutchinson from Monday, June 6, 2016, through Saturday, June 11, 2016:

Monday, June 6, 2016:

SPRINGDALE Academy for Career Educators in Springdale (ACES) - Speaking 9:00 a.m. Corporate Office

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