AETN's 'Arkansas Week' to feature legislative leadership discussing upcoming fiscal session in Feb. 9 episode
Posted 09 Feb 2018
Leadership of the Arkansas House of Representatives and Arkansas Senate will discuss the upcoming fiscal session on the next episode of "Arkansas Week" airing Friday, Feb. 9, at 7:30 p.m. on the Arkansas Educational Television Network.
Special guests for this episode include: House Majority Leader Rep. Mathew Pitsch (R) of Fort Smith; House Minority Leader Rep. David Whitaker (D) of Fayetteville; Senate Majority Leader Sen. Jim Hendren (R) of Gravette; and Senate Minority Whip Sen. Will Bond (D) of Little Rock.
The group will discuss budget, health care and highways. The fiscal session begins Monday, Feb. 12.
"Arkansas Week," hosted by veteran journalist Steve Barnes, highlights experts discussing issues of concern to Arkansans.
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