House Democrats to Tour Northeast Arkansas on Saturday

MARCH 8, 2007 - Posted at 3:39 p.m. CST

JONESBORO, AR - Arkansas House Majority Leader Steve Harrelson (D-Texarkana) and other Democratic state legislators will kick off a tour of the state on Saturday with several stops in northeast Arkansas.

The tour will consist of a series of public appearances around the state designed to promote the House Democrats' legislative agenda.  Saturday's tour will include stops in Newport (10:45 a.m.), Jonesboro (12:15 p.m.) and West Memphis (2:00 p.m.).  Locations for the appearances have not yet been confirmed, according to Harrelson.

Legislators will continue the tour for three consecutive Saturdays with stops in central and northwest Arkansas on March 17, and south Arkansas on March 24.