Beebe readies fiscal 2015 budget, his last as governor

He says Jan. 14 proposal will seek more funding for schools, lockups

Posted: January 5, 2014 at 4:02 a.m.

Gov. Mike Beebe reminisces about his 30-plus years in Arkansas politics from his office at the state Capitol. He said he will not seek another elected office after his term expires.

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe is scheduled to release his proposed fiscal 2015 budget on Jan. 14 — the last state budget before he leaves office — and it’ll include more money for schools and jails.

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