Mike Beebe Expresses Optimism On 2013 Arkansas Session by Jan Cottingham Posted 1/7/2013 12:00 am Updated 2 years ago Gov. Mike Beebe said his technique for working with the new Republican majority in the Arkansas Legislature was “the same as it's always been: education, explanation, give and take, listen, persuade." Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 20 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.