Press Shop

Asa Arkansas's Governor

The Governor's Communications Department

Director - J.R. Davis (@JR__Davis)

Governor Hutchinson’s Communications Department – also known as the “press shop” – handles all things media for the office on a daily basis. Those responsibilities are comprised of a number of different tasks, including, but not limited to, preparing all public statements from the Governor, crafting and distributing news releases, radio addresses, and talking points for speeches, news conferences and interviews, as well as video production and photography. The Department also maintains the Governor’s website and social media platforms.

For all media inquiries, please email or call (501) 682-3642.

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Press Releases

View the latest Press Releases.

Weekly Column and Radio Address

Hear the weekly column and radio address.


Read Asa's speech transcripts


View Governor Hutchinson's YouTube site.


View Governor Hutchinson's Flickr Photo Gallery.

Download Official Portrait

Download the Official Portrait of Governor Hutchinson.