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Making Pre-K A Priority

When it comes to my life, I try to have priorities. It isn’t always easy to get it all right all the time, but there are some basic things that I have to get right. I have to work, and, I have to take care of my son, John Major. Those are both responsibilities that I am glad I have. …

Highways Are A Rural Lifeline

Take a listen to the Democratic Radio Address!       Arkansas’s roads are more than just asphalt. They’re a literal lifeline for countless Arkansas communities. When you’re talking about the very roads that let us take our crops to market, that take our children to school, and that take our loved ones to the nearest hospital, you’re talking about …

Black History Month Shows Arkansas at its Best

Take a listen to the Democratic Radio Address!     I’m Michael John Gray, Chairman of the Democratic Party of Arkansas. Arkansans have a rich history. There really is a great deal for us to take pride in. Throughout our state’s great moments, and crisis, time and time again we have seen great leaders emerge. These are people we should …

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: February 1, 2019

Take a listen to the Democratic Radio Address! “I’m Michael John Gray, Chairman of the Democratic Party of Arkansas Arkansans work hard. And maybe none more so than our First Responders. We all know this. Many of us have seen their work firsthand, and know it can literally mean the difference between life and death. That’s especially true when vital …

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: January 25, 2019

Take a listen to the Democratic Radio Address! “I am Michael John Gray, Chairman of the Democratic Party of Arkansas. Our federal government has been shutdown for more than 30 days. We can argue who’s to blame and we can say who’s winning the politics, but the fact is 800,000 workers missed their second consecutive paycheck. These are our neighbors, …

Democratic Weekly Radio Address: January 19, 2019

Take a listen to the Democratic Weekly Radio Address.   “I’m Michael John Gray, the chairman of the Democratic Party of Arkansas. The 92nd General Assembly of the Arkansas Legislature began this week, and Arkansas Democrats – from Lake Village to Little Rock to Lowell – are ready to get to work. Our job is simple, to make our state …