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Lieutenant Governor Griffin Applauds Senate Rules Reform

November 16, 2016

Griffin says reform, 'more closely reflects the will of Arkansas voters'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin, President of the Arkansas Senate, issued the following statement after the Senate reformed its rules regarding committee …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Announces Two-Day Northwest Arkansas School Tour

November 16, 2016

Says, 'competition is benefiting students in Northwest Arkansas'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement regarding the announcement of his Northwest Arkansas school tour:

"Choice leads to …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Releases Statement in Honor of Veterans Day

November 11, 2016

Says, 'Our veterans are heroes who deserve our thanks and respect today and every day. . . .'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement in honor of Veterans Day:

“Our veterans are heroes who deserve …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Issues Statement Opposing Marijuana Ballot Initiatives

September 28, 2016

Says, 'Arkansas's marijuana ballot initiatives will make it harder for our state to grow jobs and compete. . . .'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement regarding Arkansas's medical marijuana …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Celebrates Kick-Off of Million Women Mentors in Fort Smith

September 21, 2016

Says, 'Introducing young women to STEM and encouraging them to pursue STEM careers is essential. . . .'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement celebrating the kick-off of Million Women Mentors …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Commemorates National POW/MIA Recognition Day

September 16, 2016

Says POWs / MIAs, 'exemplify what it means to be brave, loyal, and to sacrifice for our country'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement to commemorate National POW/MIA Recognition Day:

“Our …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Commemorates Fifteenth Anniversary of September 11

September 09, 2016

Says on 9/11, 'the world saw the strength and heroism of the American people'

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement to commemorate the fifteenth anniversary of September 11:

“Fifteen years ago, …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Issues Statement Regarding Shooting of Law Enforcement Officers in Sebastian County

August 10, 2016

Says, ‘my heart breaks for and prayers go out to’ the family of Deputy Cooper and Chief Spells and his family

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin issued the following statement regarding the shooting of law enforcement officers …   - Read More >


Lieutenant Governor Griffin Issues Statement Regarding Shootings of Dallas Law Enforcement Officers

July 08, 2016

Says, ‘words cannot fully express the evil and horror of the senseless wounding and killing of police officers who were there to serve and protect’

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


Griffin: Independence Day Is about Celebrating History and the Freedom We Enjoy

July 04, 2016

Says, ‘. . . freedom isn't simply part of a history lesson’ but is ‘how we live our lives’

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement in celebration of Independence Day:

“Independence Day is not only …   - Read More >


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