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Michael Tilley from Talk Business and Politics says the recent groundbreaking connected to the 188th Wing in Fort Smith is good news for the city. He says the announced new studios for KFSM in northwest Arkansas (and not Fort Smith) is seen as unfortunate news by some in the city.

Recent jobs announcements in the Fort Smith metro area have been a mix of good news and not so good news. Michael Tilley, with our content partner Talk Business and Politics, has more.

What Does an Increase in Democrats Mean?

Feb 13, 2018
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John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, is interested in a developing primary election in Arkansas. More Democrats appear to be seeking office. He talks with Roby Brock, from our partner Talk Business and Politics, about what this trend may or may not mean for 2018.

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The Arkansas Legislature will meet beginning Monday. Once again, approval for the program now known as Arkansas Works will need approval. Almost every time the plan to extend healthcare to more Arkansans has been before lawmakers, it has been a nip-and-tuck affair. Roby Brock with Talk Business and Politics talks with Arkansas Senate Pro Tempore Jonathan Dismang about what to expect for the legislation during this year's fiscal session.

Another Round for Arkansas Works

Feb 6, 2018
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John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, speculates about the fate of the Arkansas Works program in the upcoming fiscal session of the Arkansas Legislature. He tells Roby Brock, with our partner Talk Business and Politics, there could be another nip-and-tuck decision this year for the program.

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