Arkansas Week: Dustin McDaniel on ExxonMobile in Mayflower & Medicaid

On this week’s edition of AETN‘s “Arkansas Week,” Steve Barnes talks to Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel about ExxonMobil and the Mayflower oil spill. Plus, me, KUAR’s Michael Hibblen and the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s Doug Thompson discuss the Medicaid non-expansion expansion and gubernatorial/congressional politics. You can watch the whole show right here.

Arkansas Week: Entergy Arkansas Gets Out, Selling the Medicaid Expansion in Arkansas, and the Paul Ryan Pick

On “Arkansas Week” this week, we talk Entergy Arkansas’ system agreement milestone, how the Medicaid expansion is playing at the state capitol and early reaction in Arkansas to Mitt Romney choosing Paul Ryan as his running mate. You can watch the full episode — with me, Malcolm Glover and Lindsey Millar — right here.

Sometimes Journalism Matters! Smith Files MRI Bill After Arkansas Business Story

Some of the other Capitol buzz this week centered on Rep. Lindsley Smith’s HB1108, which would prevent physicians from referring patients to medical imaging centers in which they have a financial interest. As and John Williams report, the an amended version of the bill came up yesterday but was withdrawn and we be reconsidered […]