Tagged: Asa Hutchinson

Highway Funding Plan Hurts Poor, Critic Says

Highway Funding Plan Hurts Poor, Critic Says

Transportation

Gov. Asa Hutchinson has signed legislation that will raise an estimated $95 million annually for the state’s highways, but a public policy group says the sales tax portion is too regressive. read more >

Asa Hutchinson Signs $95M Highway Funding Bill

Asa Hutchinson Signs $95M Highway Funding Bill

Transportation

Arkansas' governor on Tuesday signed a $95 million highway funding bill that will raise fuel taxes for the first time in 20 years, setting up an election year fight over a plan to ask voters to keep paying a half-cent sales tax for road needs. read more >