The Tuesday news roundup includes an injunction from a judge on an Arkansas law that opponents say would effectively ban medication abortion in the state and Fayetteville's mayor makes a proclamation regarding ICE’s 287g program during the city’s Families Belong Together Rally this weekend.
John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, discusses a pair of topics that continue to produce headlines: immigration and legal medical marijuana in Arkansas. He spoke with Roby Brock, from our partner Talk Business and Politics, about what has and hasn't changed on both fronts lately.
Roby Brock, with our partner Talk Business and Politics, discusses new ethics guidelines for the Arkansas Senate with Sen. Jim Hendren, R-Sulphur Springs, incoming Senate President, after several lawmakers have been indicted and convicted in bribery and money laundering schemes in the last two years.
John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, discusses Issue One that will be on the November ballot in Arkansas. With Roby Brock from Talk Business and Politics, he also talks about ethics and the Arkansas Legislature.