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Arkansas Hospitals Fear Changes in Medicaid, Arkansas Works

by Mark Friedman 7/3/2017 12:00 am

As the fight over health care continues in Congress, Arkansas hospital executives are worried about changes being made to Arkansas’ Medicaid expansion program known as Arkansas Works, which has saved hospitals $150 million annually in uncompensated care.

Customer Service Key to Fighting Online Sales

by Mark Friedman 3/3/2014 12:00 am

While some retailers are happy with the growth of online sales, it’s not good news for everyone.

Arkansas Annual Sales Tax Holiday Starts Tomorrow

by Chuck Bartels, The Associated Press 8/2/2013 8:21 am

The state will lose about $2 million on the coming sales tax holiday for back-to-school purchases but that money give consumers a bit more to spend on clothes and other items ahead of the start of classes.