More national headlines for Asa Hutchinson transgender veto, including Trump ripping him as ‘lightweight RINO’

National attention for Governor Hutchinson piles up for his overridden veto of the bill prohibiting transgender medical care for minors. From the Washington Post: The … Continue reading

Senate committee rushes out substitute ‘hate’ crime bill. Missing: Support from anybody but old white male legislators.

SEN. JIMMY HICKEY: Testifying for crime compromise. The Senate Judiciary Committee this afternoon recommended passage of the compromise “hate” crime bill, which allows for the … Continue reading

Hutchinson signs another bill aimed at discriminating against LGBT people and women’s medical rights UPDATE

Transgender discrimination continues its victorious march through Arkansas. Governor Hutchinson has signed another bill designed to let health care workers and insurance companies refuse services … Continue reading

Senate overrides governor’s veto but the House sustains it; technical problems disrupt legislative business UPDATE

The state Senate swiftly overrode Gov. Hutchinson’s veto of the legislation requiring refunds of under $40,000 assessed on businesses for violation of health guidelines issued … Continue reading