Tagged: Asa Hutchinson

Little Rock Mayor Proposes Local Control Plan

Little Rock Mayor Proposes Local Control Plan

Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott is proposing returning local control to the city's schools after a state plan to only grant limited authority drew complaints that the district could revert to a racially divided, "separate but equal" system. read more >

Kneecapping Arkansas (Editorial)

Kneecapping Arkansas (Editorial)

Opinion

Will Gov. Asa Hutchinson's upcoming visit to China a wise use of resources, or is the governor perhaps captive to a nostalgia for a time when the Oval Office wasn’t occupied by a man devoted to protectionist policies? read more >

Connection Equals Power (Editorial)

Connection Equals Power (Editorial)

OpinionTechnology & Telecom

High-speed broadband has become almost as essential to civilized living as electricity or safe drinking water, products provided for the most part by public utilities, products that, with occasional exceptions, are provided relatively cheaply and reliably. read more >

Asa Hutchinson: Arkansas Needs Hate Crime Law

Asa Hutchinson: Arkansas Needs Hate Crime Law

Legal

Gov. Asa Hutchinson says the state should have harsher penalties for people convicted of targeting others because of their race, ethnicity or religion, calling for the measure in the wake of two mass shootings that include one in Texas being investigated as a possible hate crime. read more >