Susan Burrell Hutchinson

Arkansas’ next first lady says she’s a tad more conservative than her husband, Gov.-elect Asa Hutchinson, but she has always met him halfway, even when they were courting.

Posted: January 11, 2015 at 2:23 a.m.

Susan Hutchinson December 22, 2014 at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock, AR.

Susan Hutchinson watched her husband lose his first four races for political office without ever wondering if he might be wasting his time. Actually, she did a lot more than watch, throwing herself into each campaign and wiping the slate clean afterward.

Susan Hutchinson December 22, 2014 at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock, AR.

Susan Hutchinson December 22, 2014 at the Governor's Mansion in Little Rock, AR.

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