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U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta Joins Lt. Governor Tim Griffin for Events on Jobs, Workforce Development, and Trade

June 18, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lt. Governor Tim Griffin and U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta today issued the following statements after Secretary Acosta's visit to central Arkansas. Lt. Governor Griffin led a moderated discussion with Secretary …   - Read More >


Griffin Applauds Governor’s Commitment to Fully Fund Succeed Scholarship Program

June 12, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement in response to Governor Asa Hutchinson's commitment to fully fund the Succeed Scholarship Program:

"I applaud Governor Asa Hutchinson's commitment to fully …   - Read More >


Griffin Commemorates the Heroic Actions of Our Servicemembers on D-Day Anniversary

June 06, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day:

"Today marks the 75th Anniversary of D-Day and serves as a reminder to us all of the great cost of freedom. The …   - Read More >


Griffin Honors Sacrifice of Our Fallen Heroes

May 27, 2019

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

"On this solemn day, let us remain committed to honoring the men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice to protect our …   - Read More >


Griffin Chosen to Honor Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day Weekend as Honorary Race Director at NASCAR’s Coca-Cola 600

May 21, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lt. Governor Tim Griffin announced today that he was chosen to represent Arkansas as the Honorary Race Director for NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, North Carolina, on Sunday, May 26. As Honorary …   - Read More >


Griffin Applauds Signing of Bills to Aid Service Members and Families

April 19, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lt. Governor Tim Griffin will attend the signing of SB564 to grant reciprocity for occupational licensure of active duty service members and their spouses, and SB638 to expand the Interstate Compact on Educational Opportunity …   - Read More >


On Tax Freedom Day, Griffin Calls for Lower Overall Tax Burden

April 16, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lt. Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement on Tax Freedom Day 2019, the day on which America workers as a whole have paid off our collective state and federal tax burden: 

“In 2019, Americans will spend more …   - Read More >


Griffin Applauds Passage of Governor Hutchinson’s Transformation Plan

April 11, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lieutenant Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after the signing of HB1763, the Transformation and Efficiencies Act of 2019, to reorganize and reduce state agencies:

“I applaud the Arkansas General …   - Read More >


Griffin Discusses Benefits of President Trump’s Trade Policies at White House, Need to Pass USMCA

March 27, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lt. Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement after joining fellow Lt. Governors at The White House with Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney and Director of the National Economic Council Larry Kudlow to discuss the …   - Read More >


Griffin Praises SB620 Establishing a School Choice Pilot Program and Governor’s Commitment to the Bill

March 21, 2019

LITTLE ROCK – Lt. Governor Tim Griffin today issued the following statement in support of Senate Bill 620 to establish the Capitol Promise Scholarship Pilot Program in Pulaski County:

"For far too long, students in Arkansas have been unable …   - Read More >


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