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FEDERAL ISSUES

KEY ISSUES FEDERAL ISSUES Labor and Workplace The Little Rock Regional Chamber’s top public policy priority is defeating the Employee Free Choice Act (aka Union Card Check). To that end, the chamber: Supports protecting workers’ rights to a secret ballot in union elections Aggressively opposes any form of binding arbitration in contract negotiations Opposes enhanced access …

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STATE & LOCAL ISSUES

KEY ISSUES STATE & LOCAL ISSUES Economic Development The Little Rock Regional Chamber is the region’s leader for economic development. To that end, the chamber supports: Creation of a permanent economic development funding source at the local level Continued funding of the Governor’s Quick Action Closing Fund Elimination of sales tax on natural gas and …

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Climate

Climate Little Rock’s warm, comfortable climate offers its residents plenty of outside time to visit its many agricultural events including large farmers markets and tours emphasizing green practices. Centrally located with four distinct seasons, Little Rock has a daily mean temperature of 62.1°F and annual precipitation of 55.23 inches.  Where the Southeast meets the Southwest …

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Quality of Life

Quality of Life Little Rock has been recognized in several prominent publications as among the top ten places to live within the United States. Little Rock ranked number one small to mid-sized city in Kiplinger’s 10 Great Places to Live Little Rock receives Editor’s Choice award from Outside Magazine as a great U.S. city for …

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Quick Reference Guide

Quick Reference Guide BUSINESS INFORMATION Little Rock Regional Chamber One Chamber PlazaLittle Rock, AR 72201501.374.2001chamber@littlerockchamber.com Arkansas Economic Development Commission 900 West Capitol Avenue, Ste. 400Little Rock, AR 72201501.682.1121 CABLE TELEVISION AT&T U-verse300 S. University Ave.Little Rock, AR 72205501.603.9335  Comcast 2714 S. Shackleford Rd.Little Rock, AR 72205501.376.5700  DRIVERS LICENSE/MOTOR VEHICLE REGISTRATION State Department of Finance and Administration 1900 W. …

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Public Meeting

Public Meeting The Little Rock Regional Chamber encourages its member representatives to be actively engaged in state and local government issues of relevance to the business community. Click below to view schedules of upcoming public meetings: City of Little Rock Board of Directors Little Rock School District Board of Directors Pulaski County Quorum Court Arkansas State …

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Government Information

Government Information The Little Rock Regional Chamber encourages its member representatives to be actively engaged in state and local government issues of relevance to the business community. Click below for the websites of local and state governments: City of Little Rock City of North Little Rock City of Jacksonville City of Maumelle City of Sherwood Pulaski County …

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Elected Officials

Elected Officials UNITED STATES President Barack ObamaVice President Joe Biden   SENATE (ARKANSAS) Senator Tom CottonSenator John Boozman   HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES (SECOND CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS) Congressman French Hill   STATE OF ARKANSAS CONSTITUTIONAL OFFICERS Governor Asa HutchinsonLt. Governor – Tim GriffinAttorney General Leslie RutledgeSecretary of State Mark MartinTreasurer Dennis MilliganAuditor Andrea LeaLand Commissioner …

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KEY ISSUES

KEY ISSUES State & Local Economic DevelopmentEducationPublic SafetyLabor and WorkplaceTort Reform Federal Labor and WorkplaceEnergyImmigration ReformTradeInfrastructure PARTNERS​ Previous Next

Other Resources

Other Resources Arkansas Economic Development CommissionMetro Little Rock AllianceCity of Little RockPulaski County GovernmentEntergy Teamwork ArkansasUALR Institute for Economic AdvancementMetroplanLittle Rock Port AuthorityArkansas Small Business and Technology Development CenterInnovate ArkansasArkansas Manufacturing SolutionsArkansas Department of Finance and AdministrationArkansas Secretary of StateArkansas Venture Center PARTNERS​ Previous Next