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  1. The message machine: Private option endedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Arkansas Times

    Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin issued a news release praising Gov. Asa Hutchinson's speech on health. That's not news.

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  2. Hutchinson pitches continuation of the program formerly known as the private optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Arkansas Times

    Look above for David Ramsey's on-scene detailed coverage of Gov. Asa Hutchinson 's big speech on how he plans to proceed on the private option. But ... Short take: Hutchinson wants it to continue through at least the end of 2016.

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  3. Resistance to punitive abortion legislation in Washington, not ArkansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Arkansas Times

    Republican opposition scuttled a planned House vote on a 20-week abortion ban. This was a ban that all the male Republicans in Arkansas were saying confidently at last Sunday's anti-abortion march would be passed this week.

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  4. Familiar faces Gilbert Baker and Linda Flanagin join Capitol lobbying corpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Arkansas Times

    BUSINESS AS USUAL: Somehow, news that Gilbert Baker planned to lobby the legislature as if nothing much has happened in his life called to mind - both in image and philosophy - Mad magazine's famous symbol, Alfred E. Neuman. An interesting lobbyist registration form turned up in Secretary of State Mark Martin's office.

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  5. Senate committee approves tax cut bill with capital gains break...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Arkansas Times

    Just like that, Gov. Asa Hutchinson's $100 million income tax cut bill was approved in a Senate committee this morning. Benji Hardy says it includes a new amendment, not yet available on-line, pertaining to the capital gains tax .

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  6. Tim Griffin Takes Senior Advisor Position at Purple StrategiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | ArkansasBusiness.com

    Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin has joined Purple Strategies of Washington, D.C., as a senior advisor for communications and growth strategies.

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  7. Tim Griffin takes job with national communications firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin is taking a job with a national communications and consulting firm in addition to his post as the state's No.

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  8. Griffin taking job with national communications firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    LITTLE ROCK, AR - Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin is taking a job with a national communications and consulting firm in addition to his post as the state's No.

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  9. Tim Griffin cashes in with 'consulting' jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Arkansas Times

    Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin s hared first with Michael Wickline of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette yesterday the expected news that he'd cash in on his congressional service as so many others have done and go to work for a high-powered political outfit whose subsidiaries include a lobbying firm. Griffin came equipped with a legal opinion that no state law prevented Griffin from going to work, at an unspecified rate, for a consulting firm.

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  10. Hundreds gather for 31st KingFest MLK Marade in Pine BluffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KATV Little Rock

    In hopes of teaching the youth to better understand the necessity of a community and police department working together, this year's KingFest Martin Luther King Junior Marade in Pine Bluff focused on the youth marching "Hand in Hand" with police. Unlike many other narratives across the country, Reverend Jesse Turner told Channel 7, here in Pine Bluff the community and police department have a good working relationship, but it's now time to teach the youth how to maintain that.

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  11. Bryant teacher named JEA adviser of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KATV Little Rock

    The Journalism Education Association has named Bryant High School teacher Margaret Sorrows the H. L. Hall National Yearbook Adviser of the Year. Sorrows received the news on Monday in a surprise announcement in front of the Bryant High School teaching staff.

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  12. Governor has full plate for week 2 of legislative sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KATV Little Rock

    Governor Asa Hutchinson has a full plate this week, moving his agenda forward for a number of issues, including tax cuts, his budget and healthcare. "It's a busy week for Asa Hutchinson this week.

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  13. SOTU to focus on tax cuts, tax hikesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KATV Little Rock

    One day before President Obama's State of the Union address, the White House released a video of the President previewing his speech. In that video, the President said, "Now that we have fought our way through the crisis, how do we make sure that everybody in this country, how do we make sure that they are sharing in this growing economy?" The President's policy message is aimed squarely at the nation's middle class.

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  14. Griffin pushing to give up some power as state's No. 2Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin says he wants to use the state's No. 2 post to promote the agenda of fellow Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson, and is urging lawmakers to scale back some of his office's powers.

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  15. King legacy celebrated at annual prayer breakfastRead the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | NWAonline

    Pastor Christopher Davis of the St. Paul Baptist Church in Memphis speaks Monday at a prayer breakfast honoring Martin Luther King. People seeking to improve their lives need first to take responsibility for themselves to better their communities and become good "stewards" of Martin Luther King's legacy, a pastor told more than 250 who gathered Monday at a prayer breakfast in Little Rock.

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  16. Griffin pushing to give up some of power as state's No. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    Arkansas Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin says he wants to use the state's No. 2 post to help fellow Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson's agenda, and is urging lawmakers to scale back some of his office's powers.

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  17. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. honored with services and events todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KATV Little Rock

    Several services and events around Central Arkansas honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. today. Lawmakers and city leaders gathered for an interfaith prayer breakfast as a part of an annual tradition.

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  18. Brawner: Arkansas' vice presidentRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | Log Cabin Democrat

    By that I mean that Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin looks like he might fulfill the same role filled by some vice presidents - Al Gore, Dick Cheney, Joe Biden - as a trusted and valued member of the administration, not a separate and often forgotten officeholder.

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  19. Senator: Health options availableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | NWAonline

    State Senate Republican Leader Jim Hendren, R-Sulphur Springs, said Friday his meetings with federal officials in Washington on Friday about possible waivers for taxpayer-funded health insurance, including the private option, were "productive." "They understand the situation in Arkansas, and they were receptive to what the governor wants to do," Hendren said after returning from Washington.

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  20. Governor Hutchinson's Inauguration DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | KATV Little Rock

    Governor Asa Hutchinson had a busy day planned on Tuesday with his inauguration, but he started it quietly and in prayer. Hutchinson attended Emmanuel Baptist Church Tuesday morning with his family and friends.

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