LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — In response to Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders announcing her transformational legislative proposal to help Arkansas students and families, Vice President of Government Affairs Tom Newell released the following statement on behalf of yes. every kid.
“Arkansas LEARNS will expand and improve learning opportunities across the state. This landmark legislative proposal will empower families to choose the education that’s best for them. Today’s announcement demonstrates that Gov. Huckabee Sanders is a national leader who wants to remove barriers to learning, ensuring families decide how and where their child is educated.
“We look forward to continuing to work with Gov. Huckabee Sanders and the Arkansas Legislature to advance historic, bottom-up solutions that respect the dignity of every kid.”