Tag: State House

Justin Harris (R-Disingenuous)

I love the word “logomachy,” primarily because it sounds cool when you say it, but, also, because it amuses me to think that there’s a word for a battle over words. (I am similarly entertained by “lethologica,” which is a…

Guest Post: Rebutting Carter

[Friend and reader “The Hypo” took issue with Rep. Davy Carter’s statements in yesterday’s joint article.  He wrote the following guest post in response.  Enjoy.] As noted here and elsewhere, the House recently adopted a policy banning the use of…

In Which We Turn Satire Into A Learning Experience

When I wrote the previous post, I assumed it would be obvious satire, not unlike the satirical guest post about the state quarter from a few months ago.  Unfortunately, I grossly underestimated the effect that changing from coinage to immigration…

Questions raised with new Arkansas House video, audio rules

[Editor’s note: The following story is a collaborative effort among Roby Brock (Talk Business), Matt Campbell (Blue Hog Report), Michael Tilley (The City Wire), and Jason Tolbert (The Tolbert Report).] A communications policy adopted by the Arkansas House of Representatives…