Arkansas Times' Week in Review Podcast
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Lindsey Millar, Max Brantley and others from the Arkansas Times talk about the latest in Arkansas politics and culture.
||The Jason Rapert Up All Night Edition||Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s appointments to the state Board of Education, Max's behind-the-scenes reporting on the Arkansas Supreme Court and same-sex marriage and more reaction to the U.S. Supreme Court marriage ruling — all covered on this week's early e||7/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Call It What It Is Edition||The Charleston, S.C. church slaying, the coming end of Justin Harris’ political career, many developments surrounding LGBT rights in Arkansas and beyond, Arkansas’s rapid prison growth and how King v. Burwell might affect Arkansas — all covered on||6/19/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Taking on the Test Edition||State education policy fights, a U.S. Justice Department investigation into an Arkansas women’s prison, ballot measures and the latest on the Duggars — all covered on this week's podcast. Subscribe via iTunes. Download. [ Subscribe to the comments||6/12/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Fayetteville Tries For Equality Again Edition||The Fayetteville City Council’s decision to try again on a civil rights ordinance, the Duggars’ Fox News appearance, Mike Huckabee’s latest stupid and insensitive riff, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge and Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin on open carry and Den||6/5/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Corporate Welfare Edition||The special session, a U.S. Court of Appeals ruling on Arkansas’s ban on 12-week abortions, the latest court news related to Arkansas’s ban on same-sex marriage and other odds and ends — all covered on this week's podcast. I teased Duggar talk in t||5/29/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Josh Duggar Scandal Edition||This week on the podcast: Josh Duggar sexual abuse scandal, the coming special legislative session and, with Max back after a two-week vacation, we quickly run through some of the things that happened while he was away. Subscribe via iTunes. Download||5/22/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Win for Equality in Eureka Edition||The vote to keep Eureka Springs' nondiscrimination ordinance in place and other nondiscrimination pushes at work elsewhere, the Little Rock Police Department and riot gear, the presidential campaigns of Mike Huckabee and Hillary Clinton, Gov. Asa Hutchin||5/15/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Here Comes Huckabee Edition||Mike Huckabee’s presidential announcement, the hiring of Baker Kurrus to run the Little Rock School District, the latest from the Arkansas Supreme Court on the same-sex marriage case and the future of the private option in Arkansas — all covered on t||5/8/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Path for Huck Edition||Mike Huckabee’s coming run for president, turmoil in state Treasurer Dennis “donuts, lies and videotape” Milligan's office, Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s love of task forces and bicycles in Little Rock — all covered on this week's edition. Subscribe||5/1/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Dexter Suggs' Walking Money Edition||The resignation of Dexter Suggs, Little Rock’s new civil rights ordinance, the latest on the Eureka Springs fight over a nondiscrimination ordinance and Gov. Asa Hutchinson and Common Core — all covered on this week's podcast. Subscribe via iTunes.||4/24/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Dexter Suggs' No Good, Very Bad Week Edition||Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s appointment of two special justices to hear an offshoot of the same-sex marriage case who have obvious conflicts, Hillary Clinton’s presidential candidacy, Dexter Suggs’ no good, very bad week, the Little Rock Board of Directo||4/17/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Arkansas Supreme Court Gone Wild Edition||Open warfare between members of the Arkansas Supreme Court surrounding the long-delayed same-sex marriage case, Gov. Asa Hutchinson and protecting LGBT people from discrimination, and new Education Commissioner Johnny Key and the Little Rock School Distr||4/10/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Thank God They're Gone Edition||On this week's podcast, Max and Lindsey talk about how the just concluded Arkansas General Assembly’s obsession with God and gays erupted in a national controversy. We’ll also offer a quick review of what this legislature left in its wake. It won’t||4/3/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The California Wine War Edition||The week in review podcast by two guests who have no idea how to work a microphone. With Max and Lindsey out of town, David Koon and Benji Hardy talk HB 1228 and the need for a Little Rock anti-discrimination ordinance for LGBT people, along with assorte||3/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Big, Big Swill Edition||The highs and lows of the week at the legislature, the lawsuit challenging the state takeover of the Little Rock School District and the latest on Rep. Justin Harris and Arkansas’s child welfare system — all covered on this week's podcast. Subscrib||3/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Vile, Socialist, Anti-Christian, Propaganda Edition||The Justin Harris scandal, Tom Cotton in the spotlight, a bill that would allow private charter school operators to take over schools in academic distress, highlights and lowlights from the General Assembly’s bill filing deadline and the persistence of||3/13/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Justin Harris Adoption Case Edition||The Justin Harris adoption case, the latest in the legislature and new developments in the Arkansas Arts Center's quest to find a new home — all discussed on this week's podcast. Subscribe via iTunes. Download. [ Subscribe to the comments on this story||3/6/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Beyond Despair Edition||The latest from the legislature, including Rep. Bob Ballinger’s gay discrimination bill stalling in committee, bills to repeal the state’s death penalty and rollback consolidation rules advancing and legislation aimed at curbing outside influence in||2/27/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Jack D. Ripper Memorial Edition||Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s corrections proposal, legislative bids to end fluoridation, create a state Homeland Security Department and raid general revenue to pay for highway construction; Dennis Milligan running afoul of the state’s anti-nepotism law, re||2/20/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Steady Diet of Unadulterated Bovine Effluvium Edition||The mostly terrible legislation coming from the Arkansas General Assembly, Tom Cotton on Guantanamo Bay, Leslie Rutledge fighting the EPA and North Little Rock and the Arkansas Arts Center — all covered on this week's podcast. Subscribe via iTunes. D||2/13/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Money Wins Edition||The state takeover of the Little Rock School District, the independent pay commission’s recommendations for salaries for state elected officials, the private option's (AsaCare’s) so far easy path to renewal and the failure in committee of a bill that||1/30/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Asacare Edition||Asa Hutchinson’s endorsement of the private option (now Asacare), Attorney General Leslie Rutledge’s request to the Arkansas Supreme Court to reargue the state’s appeal in the same-sex marriage case, the Ethics Commission’s surprise decision in a||1/23/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Asa's Big First Week Edition||Asa Hutchinson’s first week in office, notable state legislation introduced so far, outrageous recommendations for raising public officials' salaries, Leslie Rutledge firing and hiring and the retirement of the University of Arkansas's chancellor — a||1/16/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Mike Maggio Mess Edition||Former Circuit Judge Mike Maggio pleading guilty to federal bribery charges and what the ripple effect is likely to be, the fate of the Little Rock School District, Asa Hutchinson’s tax-cutting agenda and David Koon's masterful profile of Ruth Coker Bu||1/9/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
||The 2015 Could Be Worse Than 2014 Edition||The Arkansas Supreme Court and marriage equality, gubernatorial appointments, political spending and what to expect from the 90th General Assembly — all covered on this week's edition. Plus, Max plugs season three of "Rake" and Lindsey endorses "Mexico||1/2/2015||Free||View In iTunes|
My endorsement: The Arkansas Times podcast
Part of Saturday routine
Love the podcast. Becoming part of my Saturday morning routine. Helps me catch up on the week. Great stuff this week about Beebe's legacy. Or lack thereof.
Part of my weekly routine, keep it up.
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