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Beebe sounds call to session for legislators

Insurance, lockup funding on agenda; lottery left off

Posted: June 25, 2014 at 5:48 a.m.

Gov. Mike Beebe on Tuesday issued a call for the Legislature to convene in a special session.

Gov. Mike Beebe on Tuesday issued a call for the Legislature to convene in a special session starting Monday to consider bills providing more state funding for the state's public school employees' health insurance plan and to open up 600 prison and jail beds.

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