Governor Hutchinson delivers Memorial Day address

Gov. Asa Hutchinson delivered remarks today at a Memorial Day Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock. The following is a transcript of his remarks: I want to express my thanks to Major General Penn for his leadership; to...
Listening to Arkansas farmers

Listening to Arkansas farmers

I’m fresh off a two-day road trip through southwest Arkansas. This is the second year for my Ag Tour, which allows me to pull off my tie and listen to the concerns of our farmers. I also hear many stories of their success as stewards of Arkansas’s biggest industry....

New market for Arkansas rice

If everything goes according to plan, Arkansas will be selling rice to China. This is possible because Sonny Perdue, secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, recently signed an agreement that allows U.S. farmers to sell rice to China for the first time in...
Serving Those Who Served

Serving Those Who Served

On Wednesday I held a media availability in my office to talk about some of our state’s most pressing issues. In my opening remarks, I called special attention to the work being done for our veterans. I am pleased to recognize the efforts of the Arkansas Department of...