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Morning Mix February 17, 2020: Federal Court Rules Arkansas Medicaid Work-Requirement Unconstitutional

A federal court of appeals upheld the lower court’s ruling that Arkansas’ work-requirement for Medicaid benefits was “arbitrary and capricious.” Governor Asa Hutchinson hopes that the U.S. Supreme Court will review the ruling. 18,000 Arkansans lost Medicaid benefits after the state instituted the work requirement, their future is unclear. Presidential hopeful/former New York City mayor…

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Live Music Lineup: Alvin Youngblood Hart’s Muscle Theory, Mary Wilson of the Supremes and More

AY About You Magazine has your complete guide to Arkansas’ music scene. This weekend, go see Alvin Youngblood Hart’s Muscle Theory, Mary Wilson and more. Around Little Rock Friday 2/14 Mandy McBryde & Brent LaBeau/ The Undercroft, E Capitol Ave & Scot St./ 8-10/ $10 Local singer-songwriter Mandy McBryde, joined by frequent collaborator Brent LaBeau bring…

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Morning Mix February 12, 2020: FDA Approves Anti-Allergy Drug Researched by Arkansas Children’s Hospital

The FDA recently approved Palforzia, a drug treatment for childhood peanut allergies. Researchers at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital were instrumental in developing the treatment that works by desensitizing children with peanut proteins over time. Ten Arkansans died of the flu last week, bringing this season’s total to 46.    Senator Bernie Sanders won the New…