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Stories with organization: Arkansas State General Assembly
  • Consultants: Arkansas' health plan should move people upward 
    Updated: Oct-07-15 6:24 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Consultants hired by Arkansas legislators to review the state's "private option" Medicaid plan recommended Wednesday that the program continue but suggested changes that would move participants into jobs and ensure they are leading healthy lives.

  • Arkansas House Democrats elect Gray as minority leader 
    Updated: Sep-25-15 3:49 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Democratic State Rep. Michael John Gray of Augusta has been elected the party's minority leader in the state House.

  • Arkansas lawmaker launches 'Draft Cotton' for president site 
    Updated: Sep-21-15 2:42 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas already has a former first lady and ex-governor in the White House race, but a state legislator who thinks there's room for another homegrown candidate is urging Republican U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton to run.

  • Lawmaker: Hold off on vendor request for insurance exchange 
    Updated: Sep-15-15 5:07 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A state legislator asked an Arkansas panel Tuesday to hold off on looking at vendors for setting up a state-run insurance exchange as lawmakers look at broader reforms to Medicaid and health care.