Arkansas’ economy is growing at a rapid clip and is headed into a new fiscal year, a new governor says

Arkansas has posted its best economic growth in almost four years, and Governor Mike Beebe is hopeful the state can sustain that pace as lawmakers and business owners head into the new fiscal season.Beebe, a Democrat, took office in January.The state’s economy grew at an annualized rate of 6.4 percent in the second quarter, up […]