John Brummett

Contributing Reporter

Contributing reporter from Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Talk Business & Politics

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Walmart has released a new global responsibility progress report, which details a variety of environmental goals. Plus, John Brummett and Roby Brock discuss comments made by Arkansas U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton during appearances on national television programs. And information on where you can see a live fire demonstration put on by a local fire department.

U.S. Senator Tom Cotton is up for reelection in 2020 and over the weekend, he made a couple of appearances on national television programs. John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat Gazette and Roby Brock with Talk Business and Politics analyze the Arkansas senator's remarks in their weekly conversation.  

This week's conversation between John Brummett, political writer for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, and Roby Brock, with Talk Business and Politics, covers plenty of ground. They discuss President Trump, the eventual Democratic nominee and the Mount Rushmore of Arkansas music.

Talk Business and Politics

On November 20, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette will celebrate the birth of the Arkansas Gazette, the oldest newspaper west of the Mississippi River. This week, Roby Brock from Talk Business and Politics talks with Arkansas Democrat-Gazette columnist John Brummett about some of the history of the Gazette.

On today's show, we learn more about proposed changes to the way Arkansans can change the state's constitution. Plus, the city of Fayetteville is selling discounted composting bins in an effort to divert more waste from the landfill. And political columnist John Brummett offers his thoughts on the high and low points of the 92nd Arkansas General Assembly.