Saturday - February 22, 2020
Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Arkansas Newsletter for Sunday October 13, 2019 ( 4 items )  

National Health Law Program: Three Judge Appeals Court Panel Takes Up the Legality of Medicaid Work Requirements, Other Waiver Projects
WASHINGTON, Oct. 11 -- The National Health Law Program issued the following news release: Earlier today a three judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia heard oral arguments in two related cases concerning the Trump administration's approval of restrictive Medicaid waiver projects, which among other things, condition Medicaid coverage on compliance with work requirements. The cases, Stewart v. Azar and Gresham v. Azar, were brought by a diverse group of low-income   more

Omaha Beach Makes Presence Known in National Thoroughbred Racing Association Top Thoroughbred Poll
LEXINGTON, Kentucky, Oct. 7 -- The National Thoroughbred Racing Association issued the following news: The dazzling effort Omaha Beach put forth to capture the Grade 1 Santa Anita Sprint Championship Stakes this past weekend launched the son of War Front back in the race for divisional honors and landed the Fox Hill Farms colorbearer on this week's NTRA Top Thoroughbred Poll. In his first start since capturing the Grade 1 Arkansas Derby in April and initial attempt cutting back to six furlongs  more

USA Rice Federation: How Three Minutes Can Change Your Life
ARLINGTON, Virginia, Oct. 10 -- USA Rice Federation issued the following news: Three minutes of innovative storytelling about U.S.-grown rice is all it takes to earn money for college! If you're a high school graduating student from Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, or Texas, submit a three-minute video that creates awareness and promotes U.S.-grown rice, September National Rice Month, and the importance of rice to your state, for a chance to win this year's National Ri  more

USA Rice Federation: International Trade Missions Intersect in Mid-South Rice Country
ARLINGTON, Virginia, Oct. 7 -- USA Rice Federation issued the following news: LAKE CHARLES, LA & LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Last month USA Rice embarked on two reverse trade missions conducted simultaneously that hosted 10 Colombian and 12 Central American delegates through Arkansas and Louisiana rice country. The purpose of this trade mission was to provide delegates working knowledge of the Identity Preserved (IP) and fortified rice varieties and capabilities in the United States. "This trade missi  more