Tagged: sue scott

Davy Carter Names 6 to Health Exchange Panel

by Associated Press 8/12/2013 2:08 pm

House Speaker Davy Carter has named three Republicans and three Democrats to a legislative panel that will oversee the insurance marketplace set up under the federal health care law.

Open Carry Bill Fails to Clear State House Committee

by Associated Press 3/12/2013 1:35 pm

A proposal to allow the open carry of handguns in some parts of Arkansas has once again failed to clear a House panel.

Open Carry Bill Fails in Arkansas House Panel

by Associated Press 2/26/2013 1:18 pm

A watered-down proposal to allow the open carry of handguns in Arkansas has failed to clear a House panel.

Legislative Roundup: Guns Become Automatic Issue With General Assembly

by Mark Carter 2/25/2013 12:00 am

The 89th General Assembly has yet to finish writing its chapter in the big book of Arkansas state legislatures. But if Chapter 89 were printed this week, then surely “guns” would be in the title. Legislation devoted to guns dominated the action again last week.

Gov. Mike Beebe Says He's Opposed to Open Carry Bill

by Associated Press 2/21/2013 1:23 pm

Gov. Mike Beebe says he's opposed to a proposal allowing the open carry of handguns in Arkansas.

Sue Scott Files Open Carry Gun Legislation

by Associated Press 2/20/2013 3:00 pm

An Arkansas lawmaker is proposing legislation to allow the open carry of handguns in the state.

Arkansas House Flip: GOP Holds for 1st Time Since 1874

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/8/2012 2:39 pm

Republicans will control the Arkansas House next year after taking a majority of seats for the first time since Reconstruction.