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

Gov. Asa Hutchinson Nominates Johnny Key As New Education Commissioner (UPDATED)

Gov. Asa Hutchinson Monday announced former Sen. Johnny Key, R-Mountain Home, as his preference as the state’s new education commissioner,  Continue Reading »

Sen. Files To File Soft Drink Tax Cut

Legislation is expected to be filed soon to reduce the tax on soft drink syrup by 37%. If passed, it  Continue Reading »

Highway Bill ‘On Hold,’ Sponsor Hopes For Compromise

The sponsor of a bill that would dedicate $2.8 billion in general revenues over 10 years to highways hopes to  Continue Reading »

House Panel To Consider State Amendments, Votes For Two Federal Ones

State legislators hope to whittle down the list of proposed constitutional amendments from about 40 to 10-12 next week, the  Continue Reading »

Bill Would Pull Arkansas Out Of Common Core Test

The sponsor of a bill that would end Arkansas’ participation in an end-of-the-year Common Core exam plans to run his  Continue Reading »

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