Brenda Blagg

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Brenda Blagg: Separate the unequal

State lawmakers should split King, Lee observances

Subscriber onlyArkansas just celebrated another of those dual holidays, claiming to honor both Dr. Martin Luther King and Robert E. Lee. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: On the road to recovery

Ozark Regional Transit regroups after blaze

Subscriber onlyPublic transportation isn't regularly on a lot of people's minds. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: A full plate

Arkansas lawmakers, governor face a busy session

Subscriber onlyLeaders of both the state House of Representatives and the state Senate on Monday called for civility from their members as the 91st Arkansas General Assembly convened. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: Corruption on the menu

Neal’s guilty plea starts unraveling a mystery

Subscriber onlyNews this week that state Rep. Micah Neal pleaded guilty to a kickback scheme is doubly distressing. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: Pot future still hazy

Lawmakers, national policy to impact medicinal marijuana

Subscriber onlyArkansas' adventure with medical marijuana is beginning, complete with roadblocks expected to be set up in Little Rock and maybe in Washington, too. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: Cuts top governor's list

New year presents Hutchinson opportunity for change

Subscriber onlyBefore we blink, the Jan. 9 start of the 2017 legislative session will be upon us, promising all manner of conflict and presumably a lot of cooperation, too. Continue reading...

Brenda Blagg: Two for the roads

NW Arkansas’ role on highway panel grows

Subscriber onlyGov. Asa Hutchinson last week doubled Northwest Arkansas' representation on the state Highway Commission. Continue reading...

Electoral College formally stamps Trump's ticket to Washington

Subscriber onlyThe election is finally over. Donald Trump will be the next president. Continue reading...

Money move set aside

Cities get to breathe easier, at least for now

Subscriber onlyWashington County Quorum Court didn't pull the road millage out from under the county's cities after all. Continue reading...

Effort to appoint justices rolls out

Subscriber onlySerious groundwork for a 2018 Arkansas ballot issue has begun. Continue reading...

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