About: Steve Brawner

Steve Brawner is a freelance journalist and contributor to Talk Business & Politics. He is also a syndicated columnist in 10 Arkansas newspapers. You can email him at brawnersteve@mac.com or follow him on Twitter: @SteveBrawner.

Recent Posts by Steve Brawner

Debates End With First District Candidates

Rep. Rick Crawford, R-Jonesboro, said national security issues like ISIS and the Ebola virus cannot be adequately addressed unless the  Continue Reading »

Governor’s Candidates Discuss Coal, Health Care, Taxes

Asa Hutchinson (R) and Mike Ross (D) both want the state to join a lawsuit by 12 other states against  Continue Reading »

Lt. Governor Candidates Take Center Stage In AETN Debate

Rep. Tim Griffin, R-Little Rock, and Democrat John Burkhalter both want to use the lieutenant governor’s office to encourage job-creating  Continue Reading »

Attorney General Candidates Spar Over Obama, Allegations

Republican Leslie Rutledge said she is the only attorney general candidate who will stand up to President Obama’s “overreaching federal  Continue Reading »

State Unemployment Expected To Fall, But Job Growth Only 2%

Arkansas’ unemployment rate is expected to drop to 5.3% – nearly full employment – by 2016, despite jobs growing at  Continue Reading »

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