2019 Legislative Session

Posts from the 2019 Arkansas Legislative Session.

Week 7 Arkansas Legislative Scorecard

March 4, 2019 // 0 Comments

Last week’s legislative session saw the gas tax increase proceed to the House floor where a vote is expected as early as Monday. Another proposal to fund highways with a [...]

Its About Pillage and Waste – Not Highways

March 1, 2019 // 0 Comments

Governor Asa Hutchinson says he needs additional taxes to fund highways and roads. SB336 is part of his plan and would add an additional 3¢ a gallon to gasoline and 6¢ a [...]

Week 6 Arkansas Legislative Scorecard 2019

February 26, 2019 // 0 Comments

Last week’s legislative session saw the gas tax increase pass through the Arkansas Senate. It now goes to the house where competing legislation to fund highways with [...]

Governor’s Tax Plan to Thwart Constitution

February 25, 2019 // 0 Comments

Governor Asa Hutchinson wants to impose a higher tax on gasoline and diesel fuel. He says a wholesale tax will add about 3¢ per gallon on gasoline and 6¢ on diesel fuel.  [...]

Week 5 Arkansas Legislative Scorecard 2019

February 18, 2019 // 0 Comments

Week five of the legislative session saw some good legislation passed including the $97 million income tax cut for job creators and top earners in Arkansas, and free speech [...]
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