Category: Ethics

2011 Legislative Preview: HB 1017

See here for previous posts in this series. Bill Name: AN ACT CONCERNING THE CREATION OF A WEBSITE TO ASCERTAIN THE REVENUES AND EXPENDITURES OF STATE AGENCIES Sponsor: Ed Garner (R-41), 501-663-7880, [email protected] Purpose: To create a  free searchable online…

AR-Sec. State: Martin Disputes Ad Buys

I was perusing content partner Roby Brock‘s post about the post-election debts, donations, and disparities in certain constitutional office races, when I noticed this little gem: Republican Mark Martin raised $69,380 in his successful bid for Secretary of State. He…

Bliain úr faoi shéan is faoi mhaise duit

(That would be “Happy New Year to you” in Gaelic.  Why Gaelic, you ask?  Why NOT Gaelic?!) I know it’s been dead around here of late. I would apologize but, hey, you get what you pay for, right? Anyway, it’s…

2011 Legislative Preview: HB 1010

See here for previous posts in this series. Bill Name: AN ACT TO REQUIRE PARENTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND PROVIDE FOR CIVIL LIABILITY FOR PARENTS IF THEIR CHILDREN DEFACE PROPERTY WITH GRAFFITI Sponsors: Justin Harris (R-87), 479-871-8542, [email protected]; Jon Woods (R-93), 479-200-3100,…

2011 Legislative Preview: HB 1006

See here for explanation of what we’re doing. Bill Name: AN ACT TO AMEND ARKANSAS LAW CONCERNING SALES OF REAL PROPERTY UNDER JUDICIAL DECREES. Sponsor: Eddie Cheatham (D-9), 870-364-5659, [email protected] Purpose: To amend Arkansas Code § 21-6-412, which governs the…