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Thanks Senator Boozman

As we are all either trying to wind our way down to the new year or get those last couple of presents squared away, Washington, DC was at it again trying to spend away the future. The good news is that Senator Boozman kept his promise to preserve spending limits. We hope that you take [...]

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How much did he know and when did he know it?

January 04, 2012 J

[img_assist|nid=25926|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=300|height=208]My oh my. This just keeps getting uglier for Governor Beebe, and the blame game keeps spinning in circles. Jason Tolbert has the latest on Forestry Commission's financial problems. The question still remains: How much did the Governor know, and when did he know it?

Gov. Mike Beebe’s office and DF&A Director Richard Weiss have called a press conference today at 1:30 pm to discuss the ongoing financial mess with the Forestry Commission. I am not sure what they will say, but I wonder if they will continue to claim – as they did a couple weeks ago – that they did not know about it until this fall.

Keystone = Jobs

December 15, 2011 J

Via National Review Online:

President Obama is refusing to take yes for an answer. House Republicans have rightly acceded to his demand that they keep payroll taxes from rising at the start of the new year. He is nonetheless threatening to veto the bill because it includes other provisions he dislikes.

Bipartisan Coalition Strikes a Blow to President’s Health Care Take Over

December 13, 2011 J

The Federal Health Care Law was 996-pages long with one noteworthy six-page excerpt creating Health Insurance Exchanges (HIE). A health exchange is like most ideas: sounds great but can be a disaster in the hands of the government. Under the federal Health Care take-over HIE are the vehicle President Obama will use to force millions of people into government run health care.

Arkansas bureaucrats rushed forward to implement a HIE by accept federal monies with all of their strings attached. However, a bipartisan coalition of legislators stood their ground and stopped the rush to be the first in line. See where you Representative or Senator stands at the link below.

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