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Griffin Applauds Enactment of SB 426

March 23, 2015

Says, ‘Past time for this order to be made law,’ ‘permanently levels the playing field for union and non-union contractors’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after Governor Asa Hutchinson …   - Read More >


Griffin Immediately Gets to Work with the Governor’s Council on Common Core Review, Announces Initial Listening Tour and Hearing Dates

March 20, 2015

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today announced initial listening tour and hearing dates for the Governor’s Council on Common Core Review and released the following statement:

“The Council is already hard at work, and I look …   - Read More >


Griffin: Governor’s Selections for Council Will Provide Range of ‘Helpful Backgrounds and Perspectives’

March 13, 2015

Says, ‘Eager to work with each of the Governor’s 16 appointees’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after Governor Asa Hutchinson appointed the 16 members of the Governor’s Council on Common Core …   - Read More >


Griffin Testifies in Support of HJR 1024

March 09, 2015

Says, 'Arkansans benefit' 'when governor and lieutenant governor work as a team'

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after testifying in the Arkansas House Committee on State Agencies and …   - Read More >


Griffin: New FedEx Site to Employ Over 150 Arkansans

February 19, 2015

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after taking part in FedEx Corporation’s groundbreaking ceremony for a new facility in Southwest Pulaski County:

“We in Central Arkansas learned a long time …   - Read More >


Griffin ‘Honored’ by ‘Opportunity to Serve’ as Council Chair

February 11, 2015

Says, ‘I have a deep and abiding passion for education’ as a ‘father,’ ‘Arkansan’ and ‘elected official’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after Governor Asa Hutchinson appointed him Chair of …   - Read More >


Griffin Says Governor Hutchinson Has ‘Right Approach’

January 22, 2015

Lt. Gov. Applauds Launch of Comprehensive Medicaid Reform, End of Private Option

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after Governor Hutchinson’s Health Care Speech:

“Governor Hutchinson’s …   - Read More >


Griffin ‘Excited and Grateful’ for New Opportunity

January 13, 2015

 Says, ‘An honor to continue serving this great State and work with Governor Hutchinson and the General Assembly’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after taking the Oath of Office:

“I am …   - Read More >


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