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Arkansas Highway Funding Bill Heads to Governor's Desk

Arkansas Highway Funding Bill Heads to Governor's Desk
Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Senate President Jim Hendren at a news conference in February announcing a $300 million highway plan.

Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to a bill raising fuel taxes and tapping into expected casino revenue for roads, sending the governor a key part of his highway funding plan.
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Senate Panel Unanimously Advances Key Solar Industry Bill

A key legislative priority for Arkansas' solar power industry advanced in the state Legislature Tuesday as the Senate Insurance & Commerce Committee unanimously approved Senate Bill 145.
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Arkansas Lawmakers Vote to Increase Maximum Ethics Fines

Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to increasing maximum fines the state's Ethics Commission can levy.
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