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Second Chance Month Q&A: Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson

By CSG Justice Center Staff Gov. Asa Hutchinson at the 2019 State of the State address. Photo courtesy the Arkansas Governor’s Office. This Second Chance Month, The Council of State Governments Justice Center staff asked governors from states across the country why reentry is important to them and the communities they govern. Below, find Arkansas Governor …

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WATCH: Arkansas Gov. Hutchinson Meets Face to Face with Client at Newly Opened Crisis Stabilization Unit

By CSG Justice Center Staff Governor Asa Hutchinson of Arkansas became the latest governor to participate in Face to Face (#MeetFacetoFace), an initiative that encourages policymakers to connect with people closest to the correctional system. He joins 13 other governors—7 Republicans and 6 Democrats—as participants of the initiative, which is sponsored by the National Reentry Resource Center …

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