The line is open. Finishing up:
* SOLUTION: TAX INCREASE:
Looks like money is short — on the Missouri side at the moment — to complete the Bella Vista bypass
. 40/29 reports.
A fuel tax increase could provide the revenue the highway contractors need, even as it encouraged more fuel efficient cars and driving habits. Sound like a plan. What say you Bart Hester and other Teabaggers in NWA?
* TOM COTTON'S ETHICS
: Questions continue to remain unanswered about whether U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton
has used the U.S. Capitol or a publicly paid cell phone to do campaigning. He could turn over his phone records.
Don't hold your breath.
* LARRY JEGLEY RUNNING FOR RE-ELECTION AS PROSECUTOR
: He made his announcement today. Expected. And opposition isn't. For good reason. Tough but fair.