It’s up to each one of us to follow the state's guidance and make responsible decisions for our businesses, employees and families. — Economic Recovery Task Force Chairman Steuart Walton —
The Arkansas Economic Recovery Task Force was formed to provide information to help Arkansans confidently and safely return to life and work. This industry-specific platform provides a single source for recommendations on how you can help the Arkansas economy recover from the effects of COVID-19. The information provided here is based on science, data, and the decision making of our state leaders and industry experts. Working smart, safe, and together makes Arkansas Ready for Business.
Find industry-specific guidelines and resources for businesses and consumers.
Governor Asa Hutchinson issued an executive order today that allows Arkansans to vote absentee if they are concerned that voting in person may be a risk to their health or the heal...Read More
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Published by Talk Business and Politics – July 16, 2020 Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday (July 16) issued a statewide mandate requiring the use of a face mask, citing the rising num...Read More
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