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Chamber Introduces Barclay-Matthews Award for Distinctive Legislative Leadership

Posted by: JustinFreeman on Friday, January 5, 2018
The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce 96th Annual Celebration of Business & Community (Annual Celebration) on February 22, 2018 will establish a new award to be presented in the spirit of outstanding community service. The Barclay-Matthews ...

89th General Assembly - One Regular Session in the Books

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Wednesday, May 1, 2013
The Arkansas General Assembly convened on January 14 and wrapped up their official business on April 23. After more than three months in session The 89th General Assembly filed nearly 2,500 bills and passed 61%, which is a pretty efficient ...

Arkansas General Assembly - Winding Down?

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Tuesday, March 26, 2013
The legislative session is rapidly winding down. Maybe quicker than anyone imagined. More than a few people suggested that the General Assembly would adjourn on April 5, which leaves just two weeks to either consider the nearly 2,000 bills that ...

89th General Assembly - 4th Week

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Friday, February 8, 2013
Weare essentially a month into the legislative session and much of the majorbusiness-related issues remains sidelined. The Revenue and Tax committees inthe House and Senate are not even holding meetings because they don't have anythingto consider ...

89th General Assembly - Week 3

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Friday, February 8, 2013
This is the first full week of the legislative session even though it was the third overall and it turned out to be quite busy in the Capitol as Governor Beebe announced the largest economic development project in the state's history - a proposed ...

89th General Assembly Recap - Week 1

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Friday, January 18, 2013
The first week of the General Assembly is in the books and while little actual legislation was discussed a number of interesting bills were filed that could likely figure in debate later in the session. Those bills are listed below and include a ...

89th General Assembly & New Advocacy Website

Posted by: rlaccmarcom on Sunday, January 13, 2013
The Arkansas General Assembly convenes for their regular session for the 89th time on Monday, January 14. With Republicans in the majority in the state House and Senate for the first time since the 1870s it has generated lots of speculation on what ...

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