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Thursday, March 10, 2011

The Thursday line

Posted By on Thu, Mar 10, 2011 at 5:16 PM

Hope you have something to contribute. Seems like I've been in meetings all day. Notes:

* The bill to equalize tax on goods sold in Arkansas by attempting to collect the sales tax on Internet sales (it is legally owed as a use tax already, but rarely collected) passed the Senate today. House will be a harder sell.

* Rep. Gabrielle Giffords plans to be at the April 19 launch of the space shuttle flight that her husband will command.

* Gary Dunn will go to trial Aug. 1 for the third time in the slaying of Nona Dirksmeyer. What could possibly change the evidence that led to two mistrials?

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