Falcon Jet, Mark Pryor, Medicaid, the Housing Market and More on ‘Arkansas Week’

In this week’s edition of AETN’s “Arkansas Week,” me, KUAR-FM, 89.1’s Michael Hibblen and Nathan Vandiver and host Steve Barnes take a look a rapidly heating U.S. Senate race, the state of the state’s economy, another milestone in the Medicaid expansion and more. Plus: Steve has a conversation with Shane Broadway, interim director of the […]

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 Tonight: McDaniel, Shoffner, #ARLEG, Medicaid & Wal-Mart

A packed, fast-paced show tonight on AETN’s “Arkansas Week.” I join host Steve Barnes and Michael Hibblen, news director of KUAR-FM, 89.1, in Little Rock and Dr. Price Dooley of the political science department of the University of Central Arkansas. On the agenda, Dustin McDaniel’s “meet-the-press” moment, more woes for Martha Shoffner, the coming legislative […]

Jobs, the Budget, the Forestry Commission and the Presidential Race on ‘Arkansas Week’

It’s the first edition of AETN’s “Arkansas Week” of the year. Auld lang syne and whatnot! In this episode, Michael Hibblen of KUAR-FM, Dr. Hal Bass of Ouachita Baptist University, host Steve Barnes and myself discuss today’s better-than-expected December jobs report, this week’s better-than-expected Arkansas revenue report, the Arkansas Forestry Commission’s worse-than-expected financial situation and […]

Video: Hankins, Barth & Hibblen on ‘Arkansas Week’ Tonight

Arkansas Business President and Publisher Jeff Hankins, Hendrix College Political Science Professor Dr. Jay Barth and KUAR-FM, 89.1, radio’s Michael Hibblen do Steve Barnes’ “Arkansas Week,” which you can catch at 8 p.m. tonight on your local AETN station. Or you can catch it later today via Internet world-wide video on the tubes right here […]

‘Arkansas Week:’ The Economy, the Switcher, Mark Martin & Rick Perry

Tonight: Your weekly dose of “Arkansas Week,” hosted by Steve Barnes, guest-starring myself, KUAR-FM’s Michael Hibblen and Hendrix College poli-sci guru Jay Barth. On tonight’s show: We try to find some — any — bright spots in the economy Ponder the new addition to the state GOP Plumb the depth of Mark Martin’s Secretary of […]