LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers are preparing to meet again amid the coronavirus outbreak, but legislative leaders say they hope to wrap up work in less than two weeks. Legislative leaders said Friday lawmakers will move forward as planned with the fiscal session set to begin on Wednesday. The session is moving forward days after two House members tested positive for COVID-19. The session will include similar social distancing restrictions to last week, when lawmakers approved a $173 million coronavirus fund. Health officials say Arkansas has had at least 704 cases.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Officials in Arkansas say the state’s death toll has increased to 25 as the state continues in its fight against the coronavirus pandemic. The Arkansas Department of Health recorded one […]
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has taken another step in his phased reopening of statewide activities after the coronavirus lockdown. In a proclamation Tuesday, Abbott is allowing the reopening of water parks […]