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News from the Arkansas House of Representatives

News from the Arkansas House of Representatives

HOUSE DEMOCRATS FIGHT FOR CHILDREN & COMMUNITIES LITTLE ROCK, AR- House Democratic Leader Michael John Gray (Dist. 47- Augusta) released the following statement concerning the outcome of the 90th General Assembly fiscal session: This session, House Democrats did what we’ve always done:  we stood up for our kids and our communities by focusing on reasonable […]

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Candidate Spotlight: Camille Bennett HD14

Candidate Spotlight: Camille Bennett HD14

Rep. Camille Bennett, from Lonoke, is an attorney, wife, mother to two rescue dogs and Democratic member of the Arkansas House of Representatives for District 14, which includes portions of Lonoke, Jefferson, Pulaski, Arkansas, and Prairie counties. In the 90th General Assembly, Camille served on the Judiciary Committee and the Committee for State Agencies and […]

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ICYMI: ArkDems to Gov: You need our help to save the Private Option

ICYMI: ArkDems to Gov: You need our help to save the Private Option

UALR Public Radio’s Jacob Kauffman April 5, 2016 CLICK HERE to read the entire article. “Insalaco’s release had the name “Arkansas Works” just once. He used the term “private option” 18 times. The implication from the Democratic Party is clear, Hutchinson is not creating a new program but rather embracing a concept backed by his […]

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ICYMI: Teacher pay under attack

ICYMI: Teacher pay under attack

ICYMI: Arkansas House & Senate Democrats lead charge against Republican attacks on teacher pay       State drops bid to limit bonus to nationally certified teachers By Brian Fanney, Arkansas Democrat Gazette February 9, 2016 CLICK HERE to read the entire article. On National Board Certified Teacher stipends, governor tells Ed. Dept. to back […]

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