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  1. The politics of - AsaCare'Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | The City Wire

    ... the speaker's table. Collins, who labeled himself a "staunch supporter" of the Private Option under former Gov. Mike Beebe, called the new governor's plan, "AsaCare." That made Lindsey, Whitaker and Leding and many others in the crowd suppress a ...


  2. Hear more on marriage ban, AG tells courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NWAonline

    ... he had recused from the case. Instead, Judge Robert McCorkindale -- like Hoofman, an appointee of former Gov. Mike Beebe -- sat in Hoofman's place during oral arguments. A court spokesman, Stephanie Harris, has said McCorkindale would probably ...


  3. Ethics Commission dismisses campaign complaint against Leslie RutledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Arkansas Times

    ... Byrd was an appointee of then-Lt. Gov. Mark Darr, a Republican. McCormack was an appointee of Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe. Sharon Trusty is a former Republican senator appointted by Republican then-Senate President Michael Lamoureux. Sybil Hampton ...


  4. Clarksville facility expanding, adding 120 jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | NWAonline

    ... the U.S., we are committed to making Arkansas a leader in job creation and manufacturing," he said. Former Gov. Mike Beebe frequently attended job creation and expansion announcements at companies around the state. Friday's expansion marked the ...


  5. Author of Award Winning Military Children's Books Grows UpRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | PR.com

    Moving from a child's view to a more mature audience focusing on military spouse survival, struggles with mental health, and working in corporate America as a military spouse Allentown, PA, January 23, 2015 -- -- B. Kat Mahoney, author of several award winning military children's books and parenting guides, moves away from a child's story to share forty years of military life in Being American: Surviving Military, Mental Health, Motherhood, and a New Generation. Mrs. Mahoney is the Founder of Kids of Americas Heroes, a non-profit organization in Arkansas which was embraced by the school districts as an in-school club or after school program.


  6. Arkansas governor eyes changes to Medicaid expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Politico

    ... recently released their own proposals, and likely will dampen interest in replicating a private option elsewhere. Mike Beebe, Hutchinson's predecessor, fought hard to get state lawmakers to approve the "private option." Opposition in the legislature ...


  7. Arkansas Senate OKs tax cuts, partial capital gains repealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | SFGate

    ... g fiscal year. The capital gains cut was part of $29.4 million in previously approved reductions that former Gov. Mike Beebe had urged lawmakers to delay implementing for two years.


  8. Republicans are finally learning they cana t undo ObamacareRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... number of conservative states to accept Obamacare's Medicaid expansion. The state's previous Democratic governor, Mike Beebe, in early 2013 struck a deal with Republican state lawmakers and the Obama administration to use federal Medicaid expansion ...


  9. New Arkansas Governor Plans to Replace Medicaid Expansion After 2016Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    Newly elected Arkansas Gov Asa Hutchinson said he wants to continue the state's Medicaid expansion compromise through December 31, 2016, but he is keeping his options open for a new plan in the future. The Republican replaced Democrat Mike Beebe.


  10. Lawmakers get glimpse at governor's budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Courier

    ... already proposed delaying portions of an income tax cut approved in 2013. His Democratic predecessor, former Gov. Mike Beebe, had warned lawmakers they went too far in cutting taxes, and urged delaying $29.4 million in already-approved tax ...


  11. Arkansas Senate committee advances governor's tax cut planRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... e that waning," Gillam, R-Judsonia, said. The capital gains cut was among $29.4 million in reductions former Gov. Mike Beebe, Hutchinson's Democratic predecessor, had urged lawmakers in November to delay implementing for two years.


  12. Hutchinson talks budget, in general termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Arkansas Times

    ... the budget, surely he's revealed in those meetings whether he's supporting the private option, right? Former Gov. Mike Beebe explicitly and repeatedly made the case that the PO was an essential part of his budget, and that defunding it would blow a ...


  13. Behind the NewsAct 1229 of 2013, which narrows public access to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Daily Record

    ... of tribute to Bob, who had served on the coalition until the last few years of his life, I pointed out that Gov. Mike Beebe had SB 225 on his desk. It was one of a never-ending line of bills chipping away at the public access law McCord helped ...


  14. Tough education issues to be decided by new legislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KATV Little Rock

    ... from no to yes on the private option in last year's fiscal session in exchange for a commitment from then-Gov. Mike Beebe to make workforce education a priority. After the session, she chaired weekly meetings much of the rest of the year with state ...


  15. The days of Medicaid expansion in Arkansas likely numberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Daily Kos

    ... getting approval in 2014 required a significant amount of horse-trading and deal-making under Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe. [a ] Even if Hutchinson agrees to keep the so-called private option, he is expected to propose more conservative-minded ...


  16. Women's medical rights continue to lose ground - or do they?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Arkansas Times

    ... with a dreadful fetal abnormality who's denied the ability to deal with it by Arkansas law passed over Gov. Mike Beebe's veto.) Our bill at least doesn't have a "real rape" provision that shames people away from seeking abortion by requiring a ...


  17. Opponents of Big River Steel Mill Defend Suit Against PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Daily News

    ... in a different court. Big River Steel broke ground in September at an event attended by former Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe. The project is Arkansas' first "superproject" under a 2004 amendment allowing the state to borrow money to help lure major ...


  18. Funds, future unsure for UA's Big Creek hog-farm studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | NWAonline

    ... the hog farm" but he didn't believe Hutchinson had been approached about continuing funding for the study. Gov. Mike Beebe proposed spending $340,000 in 'rainy day' money in 2013 to pay for a study monitoring the farm's impacts, which was later ...


  19. New Bill Could Allow Arkansas College And University Staff To Conceal CarryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... and we need to be thinking about their safety." A similar bill, also presented by Collins, was signed by Gov. Mike Beebe in 2013, but it allows a college or university board of trustees to opt out of allowing staff to carry firearms. Most schools in ...


  20. Hutchinson says he'll unveil budget plan next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | The Courier

    ... He also left open the possibility of his budget delaying other tax cuts. Hutchinson's Democratic predecessor, Mike Beebe, had asked lawmakers to consider postponing $29.4 million worth of tax cuts on capital gains and manufacturers' utility bills ...