Arkansas Revenue Reports
Arkansas Revenue Reports

Monthly revenue reports help give us a picture of the state’s economy.  It helps show us if Arkansans are making more, spending more, and if busi...

Sounds of the Season 2019
Sounds of the Season 2019

Sounds of the Season will be held the weeks of December 9th-13th and December 16th-20th in the Arkansas State Capitol RotundaPerformances begin at 9:0...

New Year, New Legislation
New Year, New Legislation

Typically when a bill is passed in the state legislature, if it does not have an emergency clause, it will take effect 90 days after we adjourn. &nbsp...

Observing Thanksgiving
Observing Thanksgiving

The State of Arkansas will observe Thanksgiving Day as an official state holiday on Thursday, November 28th and Friday, November 29th, 2019.  Sta...

Thanking Our Farmers
Thanking Our Farmers

As we approach Thanksgiving, it’s important that we show our gratitude to our farmers.  A thanksgiving feast would not be the same without the co...

Deadline Approaching for REAL ID
Deadline Approaching for REAL ID

This week we want to remind you of an important deadline approaching all Arkansans.On October 1, 2020, anyone who boards a domestic flight or enters a...

Honoring Our Veterans
Honoring Our Veterans

Arkansas is home to over 219,000 Veterans. They live and work in every community throughout our state.Our men and women who served are an extraordinar...

Veterans Day 2019
Veterans Day 2019

The State of Arkansas will observe Veterans Day as an official state holiday on Monday, November 11, 2019.  State Capitol Offices and all State B...

Mourning the loss of Rep. Walker
Mourning the loss of Rep. Walker

On Monday morning, House members were informed of the passing of one of our fellow representatives.Representative John Walker was elected to the House...

Statement from Speaker Shepherd regarding Rep. Walker
Statement from Speaker Shepherd regarding Rep. Walker

John Walker was my colleague as an attorney and State Representative, a civil rights icon, and my friend. I am saddened by his passing, and my thought...