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Backers of proposal to authorize casinos in 4 Arkansas counties get OK to collect signatures

posted: 05/25/2018 4:30 a.m. Comments 3

For the second time in two days, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge on Thursday cleared the way for a ballot committee with a proposed constitutional amendment to authorize casinos in four counties to begin collecting signatures of registered voters in its effort to qualify the measure for the Nov. 6 ballot.

Tax task force OKs broad study of overhaul ideas

posted: 05/25/2018 1:01 a.m. Discuss

The Legislature’s tax overhaul task force voted Wednesday to study a wide range of proposals to change the state’s individual income and corporate income tax laws.

Arkansas tax task force OKs broad study of overhaul ideas

posted: 05/24/2018 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

The Legislature's tax overhaul task force voted Wednesday to study a wide range of proposals to change the state's individual income and corporate income tax laws.

Governor takes GOP contest; Henderson gets nod for Democrats’ nomination

updated: 05/23/2018 11:41 a.m. Comments 5

Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Democrat Jared Henderson each won his party's gubernatorial nomination Tuesday and will face each other in the Nov. 6 general election.

State panel favors creating computer science, STEM job

posted: 05/23/2018 1:01 a.m. Discuss

A legislative panel Thursday signed off on the state Department of Education’s proposal to create a director of computer science/ chief STEM officer post with an annual salary between $96,960 and $140,592.

Arkansas voters to select party nominees at polls Tuesday

updated: 05/21/2018 4:30 a.m. Comments 9

In Tuesday's primary, Arkansas voters will decide whether Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson survives a challenge from gun-range owner Jan Morgan.

Petition seeks to limit Arkansas legislators' terms to 10 years

posted: 05/20/2018 4:30 a.m. Comments 5

While much attention has been given lately to unsuccessful efforts on ballot proposals, not much publicity has been given to a proposal being circulated in a statewide petition drive this election year.

Voters to select party nominees at polls Tuesday

posted: 05/20/2018 1 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas voters will decide Tuesday whether Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson survives a challenge from gun-range owner Jan Morgan.

Panel OKs contract with firm to look at reducing state offices

posted: 05/20/2018 1 a.m. Discuss

The Arkansas Legislative Council on Friday approved a $900,000 contract with an international consulting firm to help Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s administration develop plans to reorganize state government, but approval came after one lawmaker questioned the size of the expense.

Panel OKs pact to look at reducing state offices

posted: 05/19/2018 4:30 a.m. Discuss

The Arkansas Legislative Council on Friday approved a $900,000 contract with an international consulting firm to help Gov. Asa Hutchinson's administration develop plans to reorganize state government, but approval came after one lawmaker questioned the size of the expense.

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