AR House: 01.26.2018

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Weekly Column from the
Arkansas House of Representatives January 26, 2018

The IRS has announced it will begin processing tax returns on January 29.  Before you begin preparing your returns, we want to make you aware of a few of the changes made in recent sessions impacting your Arkansas return.

The following legislation is in effect:

Capital Gains Exemption (Act 1173 of...

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Written by Cecillea Pond-Mayo

AR House: 01.19.2018

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houseWeekly Column from the
Arkansas House of Representatives January 19, 2018


With several schools across the state closing their doors for severe weather recently, you may have been hearing about something called alternative methods of instruction or AMI.

The legislature has passed a few laws in recent years giving schools more options to make up time rather than simply extending the year into the...

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Written by Cecillea Pond-Mayo

AR House: January 12, 2018

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Weekly Column from the Arkansas House of Representatives January 12, 2018

houseThe Joint Budget Committee spent this week reviewing projections for the next fiscal year and recommendations by the Governor for spending.
The revenue forecast presented by the Department of Finance and Administration shows an expected net available revenue of $5.6 billion. This is $237 million (4.3%) more than what is...

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Written by Cecillea Pond-Mayo

Food Giant Closure

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It has been confirmed that the Food Giant located at Hwy. 61 and Hwy. 140 in Osceola is in the process of ceasing operations. Popular social media is buzzing with "speculative allegations" that their reasoning is based on the excessive cost of electricity purchased through Osceola Municipal Light & Power.

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Written by J Stark (editor)

You Asked for It.

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I’ve avoided typing the words “Fake News” simply because I know the irrational, emotionally charged reaction that it will stir up amongst the GOP/DEM worshipers. I’ll go as far as to say that what is now pejoratively labeled as “Fake News” is exactly what the average internet/social media user has demanded. You asked for it.

The unholy cabal that exists between (real) Journalists and the...

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Written by J Stark (editor)