Statement from Speaker Shepherd
Statement from Speaker Shepherd

Representative Joe Cloud informed me that he has tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. I continue to pray for a speedy recovery for our members and...

Two House Members Test Positive for COVID-19. Legislative Meetings Postponed.
Two House Members Test Positive for COVID-19. Legislative Meetings Postponed.

 TWO HOUSE MEMBERS TEST POSITIVE FOR COVID-19LEGISLATIVE MEETINGS POSTPONED LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas House Speaker Matthew Shepherd announced...

Rep. Vivian Flowers Releases Statement Regarding Death of Pine Bluff Army Sergeant.
Rep. Vivian Flowers Releases Statement Regarding Death of Pine Bluff Army Sergeant.

Rep. Vivian Flowers Releases Statement Regarding Death of Pine Bluff Army Sergeant.NEWS RELEASE               &nbsp...

Breast Cancer Awareness
Breast Cancer Awareness

October is breast cancer awareness month. This is an opportunity to remind Arkansans of the importance of mammograms for early detection and lifestyle...

Budget Hearings to Begin October 13
Budget Hearings to Begin October 13

Decisions regarding our state budget show the priorities we make as a state. The budget making process has a direct impact on everything from classroo...

Funding Arkansas Education
Funding Arkansas Education

For every tax dollar coming into the state, 41% is spent on K-12 public schools. Approximately, half of all school district revenues come from the sta...

Register to Vote!
Register to Vote!

Unfortunately, each Election Day, many would-be first-time voters in Arkansas do not have their votes counted because they are not actually registered...

Covid-19 Response Update for September 22, 2020
Covid-19 Response Update for September 22, 2020

The Arkansas Department of Health reported 486 new confirmed cases and 131 new probable cases on Tuesday.The agency also reported 12 additional deaths...

Verifying Your Internet Speed
Verifying Your Internet Speed

The COVID-19 pandemic has drastically altered online activity in our state.  More Arkansans are working remotely, learning through distance educa...

Covid-19 Response Update for September 16, 2020
Covid-19 Response Update for September 16, 2020

There were 606 positive PCR tests and 95 positive antigen tests reported on Wednesday.The counties with the highest number of new cases are as follows...