Arkansas Week Podcast
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AETN's pre-eminent news analysis program, continues with veteran journalist Steve Barnes and a dedicated, distinguished group of Arkansas journalists giving knowledge and insight on the issues in the news. Arkansas Week, AETN's pre-eminent news analysis program, continues with veteran journalist Steve Barnes and a dedicated, distinguished group of Arkansas journalists giving knowledge and insight on the issues in the news.
||Arkansas Week July 24, 2015||(DT/HRC) Two major candidates from two parties in two nights, but they saved the news for elsewhere. (JB/TC) Two U.S. Senators of one party from one state, and a difference on one foreign policy question. (Act 137) One state, one statute, but others in pl||24 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week July 17, 2015||(Understaffed) Arkansas's child welfare system: too many cases and not enough workers. (Overcrowded) Arkansas's prison population: growing fast, among other problems. (Underwhelmed) The deal with Iran: the state's congressional leaders aren't impressed. (||17 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week July 10, 2015||(Same-Sex Marriage) Two weeks after a Supreme Court ruling, the ramifications continue, (Ten Commandments) A display approved by the legislature has others calling for their own, (ACT) After being rejected last month, a change in standardized testing is a||10 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week July 3, 2015||(The Fallout) Ripple effects in Arkansas from last week's historic ruling on same-sex marriage. (The Court) Two more 5-4 rulings from the Supremes on executions and energy. (The Fight) The attorney general takes on the EPA over water. (The Trail) And GOP||6 7 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week June 26, 2015||(SCOTUS) A major court ruling on same-sex marriage and the Affordable Care Act. (PARCC) Despite a board vote, the Governor says he can withdraw the state from an assessment test. (CONFEDERATE FLAG) Is it a symbol of hate or southern pride? (HIGHWAYS) And||26 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week June 19, 2015||(On Alert) A shooting at the Little Rock Air Force Base leaves one man dead and lots of questions. (Standing Down) An embattled state Legislator says he won't seek re-election. (Standing Up) Ahead of an historic ruling, the Baptists won't budge. (On Tour)||20 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week June 12, 2015||(PARCCed?) He's the governor's education director, but it's not yet the governor's board. (Abroad) It is the governor's economic development program, and he's taking it across the pond. (Same-sex) If it cooled to a simmer, it's back to a boil. (Duggars) A||12 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week June 5, 2015||(DFA) The revenue report, good news for the new administration. (Dollars) The economy that produced the good news. How secure is its footing? (Trade) As far as farm exports, its again Cuba si, Cotton no. (GOP) And the governing party. How painful its grow||5 6 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||Arkansas Week May 29, 2015||(Session) Ninety-million in bonds, an earlier primary and a reorganization. (Highways) Potholes and a stopgap proposal for patching them. (Abortion) An appellate court rules as expected, but with a cautionary. (Outlook) But first, industry, incentives and||29 5 2015||Free||View In iTunes|
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