On this week’s podcast, Austin and Benji dig into the state Board of Corrections’ suspension of the governor’s corrections secretary, Joe Profiri. (Be aware: We recorded this episode noon on Friday, Dec. 15. Just some hours later, a Pulaski County circuit choose granted a short lived restraining order requested by the Board of Corrections. Atone for the newest on the Arkansas Weblog.)
Austin and Benji additionally focus on the Little Rock Faculty District’s approval of a (massively) elevated building finances for the brand new West highschool. Austin Bailey catches up on town beat with reporter Mary Hennigan. And, endorsements from Benji and Omaya.
Among the many tales referenced on this episode:
- Board suspends corrections secretary, says governor’s energy seize violates structure https://arktimes.com/arkansas-blog/2023/12/14/board-of-corrections-suspends-profiri-with-pay
- Court docket sides with Board of Corrections over governor, blocks new legal guidelines over prisons authority https://arktimes.com/arkansas-blog/2023/12/15/court-sides-with-board-of-corrections-over-governor-blocks-new-state-laws-over-prisons-authority
- The LR college board approves plans for West highschool after large worth leap https://arktimes.com/arkansas-blog/2023/12/14/lr-school-board-approves-plans-for-west-high-school-after-huge-price-jump?fbclid=IwAR3WC2pUv51EK5P2GimpyYIII54bKH9TGrr1O-Z_XKnoOYgtCtcWWaj-Gug
- Arkansas Occasions Movie Collection screens ‘Imitation of Life’ (1959) Tuesday night time https://arktimes.com/rock-candy/2023/12/13/arkansas-times-film-series-screens-imitation-of-life-1959-tuesday-night
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