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Griffin Advocates for Approval of New Little Rock Charter Schools

August 15, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin delivered remarks Tuesday morning to the Charter Authorizing Panel at the Arkansas Department of Education in support of an open-enrollment public charter school application for Einstein Charter …   - Read More >


Griffin Reflects on the Legacy of Coach Frank Broyles

August 14, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin mourned the passing of legendary Arkansas coach and athletic director Frank Broyles with the following statement:

"Arkansas lost a legend today, and my thoughts and prayers are with the Broyles …   - Read More >


Griffin Saddened by Campbell’s Passing

August 08, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin mourned the passing of music legend and native Arkansan Glen Campbell with the following statement:

"I am saddened by the passing of Arkansas's very own, music and entertainment legend Glen …   - Read More >


Griffin Re-Appoints Rex Terry to Continue Service on Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission

July 12, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today announced that he has re-appointed Rex Terry to continue serving on the Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission. Griffin issued the following statement:

“I am pleased to announce that …   - Read More >


Griffin Celebrates Independence Day, Wishes Arkansans a Happy and Safe July 4th

July 03, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement to commemorate Independence Day:

“This Independence Day marks 241 years since our Founding Fathers adopted the Declaration of Independence. They formed a new …   - Read More >


Griffin Sends Letter to Independent Citizens Commission Opposing Pay Increase

June 27, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin has sent a letter to each member of the Independent Citizens Commission recommending against the proposed two percent pay increase for the office of lieutenant governor. Griffin said that since …   - Read More >


Griffin Recommends Against Independent Citizens Commission’s Proposal to Raise His Salary

June 23, 2017

LITTLE ROCK –  Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin made the following statement in advance of the Independent Citizens Commission’s scheduled meeting for public comment on Tuesday June 27th regarding the commission’s proposal to raise the …   - Read More >


Lt. Gov. Griffin Issues Statement on Death of Police Officer Lt. Patrick Weatherford

June 13, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin issued the following statement on the death of Newport police officer Lt. Patrick Weatherford, who was killed in the line of duty Monday night:

“My thoughts and prayers go out to the family of …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Shares Recommendations with Tax Reform and Relief Task Force

June 07, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin has sent a letter to each member of the Tax Reform and Relief Legislative Task Force outlining his perspective on and recommendations for bold comprehensive tax reform and relief. Speaking about …   - Read More >


Griffin Honors Those ‘Who Paid the Ultimate Price for Our Freedom’

May 29, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement to commemorate Memorial Day:

“This Memorial Day we honor all the brave men and women - including many Arkansans - who paid the ultimate price for our freedom …   - Read More >


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