Jonesboro Democrat Weighs In On Funding Request for High Court

NOVEMBER 21, 2006 - Posted at 7:54 a.m. CST

LITTLE ROCK, AR - A state legislative panel has deferred action on a requested budget increase for the Arkansas Supreme Court.

Representative Chris Thyer, a Jonesboro Democrat, cited the court's school funding decisions before he made a motion to refer the budget proposal to a subcommittee.

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