News from the Northwest | Arkansas Blog

Tuesday, March 24, 2009

News from the Northwest

Posted By on Tue, Mar 24, 2009 at 9:47 AM

The Fayetteville Trucker calls attention to a post by the Fayettevillage Voice blog, commentary on the writing and activities of columnist Mike Masterson and his wife, Laurie, the former scourge of Fayetteville school libraries.

But there's also this interesting roundup on business activity in Republandia -- sales tax collections are down, way down, in the big cities in the region.

From the ArkTimes store


Comments (6)

Showing 1-6 of 6

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-6 of 6

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

Readers also liked…

  • Super Bowl line

    Over to you.
    • Feb 7, 2016
  • Auditor Lea caught not telling the truth

    State Auditor Andrea Lea, who began her tenure in statewide office with a degree of competence unseen in some other Republican counterparts (think Treasurer Dennis Milligan particularly), is becoming more deeply mired in a political scandal.
    • Mar 4, 2016
  • Another Republican miracle-working governor

    Great piece in Washington Post on the budget crisis in Louisiana. Big tax cuts and corporate welfare will do that to a state, particularly to a state whose previous governor, Republican Bobby Jindal, refused to join the Obamacare-funded Medicaid expansion. There's a lesson there for Arkansas.
    • Mar 4, 2016

Most Viewed

Most Recent Comments



© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation