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

Salary Commission Organizes, Will Review By February 2

The Independent Citizens Commission that will review salaries and reimbursements for legislators, constitutional officers, Supreme Court justices and judges elected  Continue Reading »

ARE-ON Backbone Not Necessary, Legislators Told

Arkansas public schools can have necessary broadband internet at no extra cost to the state and without connecting to a  Continue Reading »

Legislators Consider Insurance Subsidy For New Teachers

Arkansas lawmakers are considering an idea to encourage healthier, younger teachers into a troubled insurance system that is showing signs of improvement.

Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson Will Search For New Education Chief

Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson plans for current Arkansas Education Commissioner Tony Wood to remain in that post “for some time,” but  Continue Reading »

DHS Receives $60 Million Pre-K Grant

The pre-kindergarten Arkansas Better Chance program will receive nearly $15 million a year over four years in federal dollars for  Continue Reading »

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