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Griffin: ‘Paws in Prison Program Is Improving the Lives of Inmates and Animals’

April 17, 2015

Says, ‘helps inmates rehabilitate resulting in a safer Arkansas, helps inmates give back to the state and reduces the amount of animal deaths’

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


Griffin Applauds Army’s Decision to Award Purple Heart Medals and Provide Benefits to Pvts. Ezeagwula and Long

April 16, 2015

Says, ‘decision is welcome, though long past-due,’ and ‘I proudly continue to support our brave service members and their families’

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


Griffin on Tax Day: ‘We Must Enact Bold Tax Reform’

April 15, 2015

Says, ‘let’s build on the recent progress we have made by dreaming big and acting boldly’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement on Tax Day 2015:

“Tax Day reminds us that the tax burden on Arkansas …   - Read More >


Griffin Announces Details of Common Core Review Hearings and Listening Tour

April 14, 2015

Adds four more listening tour dates to hear from even more Arkansans

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today announced details of the nine listening tour stops and five Little Rock hearings for the Governor’s Council on Common …   - Read More >


Griffin Continues to Support Efforts to Assist Arkansans Living with Disabilities

April 08, 2015

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after Governor Asa Hutchinson signed House Bill 1239 (HB 1239) into law:

"We must work to increase understanding of and support for Arkansans living with …   - Read More >


Griffin Applauds Progress of State’s Workforce Development Efforts

April 06, 2015

Says, ‘a highly trained and skilled workforce will help Arkansas grow jobs and compete’

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


Griffin: ‘Good Government’ Amendment Now Goes to Voters

April 02, 2015

Says, will ‘continue to advocate’ for this ‘common sense reform’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after the legislature approved Sen. Eddie Williams’ (R-Cabot) proposed constitutional …   - Read More >


Griffin: GSI Expansion Is More Good News for the Growing Arkansas Aerospace Industry

April 02, 2015

Says, ‘Will grow good paying jobs for hardworking Arkansans’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after taking part in Galley Support Innovations’ (GSI) ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate their …   - Read More >


Griffin Encourages ‘Arkansans to Promote Greater Awareness of Autism’

April 02, 2015

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement in honor of Autism Awareness Day and Light It Up Blue Day:

"We must work to increase awareness of and invest in resources to diagnose autism and assist …   - Read More >


Griffin Applauds Senate Passage of ‘Good Government’ Amendment Regarding Lieutenant Governor’s Powers

April 01, 2015

Says, Will ‘continue to advocate’ for this ‘common sense reform’

LITTLE ROCK –Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after Sen. Eddie Williams’ (R-Cabot) proposed constitutional amendment, Senate Joint …   - Read More >


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