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Arkansas Senate: Legislature organizing for new session

Arkansas Senate: Legislature organizing for new session

12.9.18 – Magnoliareporter Weekly column written for members of the Arkansas Senate: The 35-member Senate held its organizational meeting to elect leadership and formalize the rules for the 92nd General Assembly of the legislature, which convenes in regular...
Safety app put to the test at University of Central Arkansas

Safety app put to the test at University of Central Arkansas

11.24.18 – Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette – CONWAY — University of Central Arkansas students walking across campus late at night and sports fans trying to find parking spaces are among those who will benefit from a new safety app the university...
Arkansas voters approve minimum wage increase

Arkansas voters approve minimum wage increase

Photo credit: Wade Morgen/Foter.com 11.6.18 – Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Arkansas voters have approved a plan to gradually raise the state’s minimum wage from $8.50 an hour to $11. Voters on Tuesday approved the proposed initiated act, which raises the...
Arkansas School Safety Commission Meets With State Fire Marshal

Arkansas School Safety Commission Meets With State Fire Marshal

Dr. Cheryl May, chair of the Arkansas School Safety Commission, at the first meeting of the commission on March 13,2018. CREDIT MICHAEL HIBBLEN / KUAR NEWS 9.18 – KUAR –By SARAH KELLOGG The Arkansas School Safety Commission met with the state fire marshal...
Arkansas governor proposes paring 42 state agencies to 15

Arkansas governor proposes paring 42 state agencies to 15

10.4.18 – Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Aim is better delivery of services, he says Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday proposed a state government reorganization plan that would consolidate the 42 state agencies that report to him to 15. With about a month to go...
Alarm Company Settles Lawsuit from State

Alarm Company Settles Lawsuit from State

10.5.18 – KARK Alert America accused of violating Arkansas Deceptive Trade Practices Act LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge and Alert America LLC have reached a settlement to resolve allegations that Alert America...