Steve Barnes

Arkansas School Reform Fight Nears Turning Point

By: - October 10, 2003

Gov. Mike Huckabee will decide within days whether to call the Arkansas legislature into special session to tackle the most divisive issue his state has faced in 50 years: reforming a public school system the state Supreme Court has declared dysfunctional. Huckabee says his only other option is to take his case for school improvement […]

Arkansas Gov To Call Modular Mansion Home

By: - August 23, 2000

The structure is in place. The plumbing and wiring are being tested. The exterior decking is near completion. And if everything proceeds as scheduled, Arkansas’s First Family will move into the nation’s first modular governor’s mansion on Wednesday. “It is NOT a trailer,” declares Mrs. Janet Huckabee, wife of Republican Gov. Mike Huckabee, though it […]