Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to 6.4 Percent by Lance Turner Posted 6/20/2014 09:11 am Updated 1 year ago Arkansas unemployment rate fell two-tenths of a percentage point from April, coming in at 6.4 percent in May, according to a report Friday by the state Department of Workforce Services. 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.