The 89th General Assembly Standing Committees, 2013-2014

Below is a list of committee membership for members-elect of the 89th General Assembly.                ... Read More

Social & Economic Status on Arkansas Women Report Released

Representative Kathy Webb presented her study on Women's Social and Economic Status in Arkansas Thursday to the Joint City, County, and Local Affairs... Read More

Budget Hearings Begin

Legislative Council and Joint Budget Committee began hearings Tuesday morning on budget request for state agencies for fiscal years 2014 and 2015. Members... Read More

Substance Abuse Task Force Hears Success Of Public Safety Act

In 2011, there were 1000 fewer revocations of probation and paroles in Arkansas than the previous year. The Director of the Department of Community Correction,... Read More

Legislation Increases Flu Vaccine Program in Arkansas Schools

Legislation passed in 2009 is helping to vaccinate more Arkansas children from the influenza virus. The 87th General Assembly passed an increase in... Read More

House Speaker Moore on Highways and Economic Development

Arkansas House Speaker Robert S. Moore, Jr. continues our series on Highway Funding in Arkansas. In part 3, the Speaker discusses how the condition... Read More

Arkansas AIMS Program is Best in Country in STEM Education

Not only is the Arkansas Advanced Initiative for Math and Science working, it's the best program in the country for science, technology, engineering,... Read More

Speaker Moore Recognized For Conservation Efforts

STUTTGART, Arkansas (September 21, 2012) – The Arkansas Natural Resources Commission passed a resolution on September 19, 2012 recognizing the... Read More

Part 2 of Arkansas Highway Series

Arkansas House Speaker Robert S. Moore, Jr. continues his discussion on the history of highway funding in the second part of this series. In this... Read More

Arkansas Receives $1.2 Million Grant to Assist Vets

The Department of Workforce Services announced on Thursday that Arkansas recently received a $1,250,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor,... Read More