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Beebe Heading to Ohio for Meeting of Democratic Governors

LITTLE ROCK, AR - Governor Beebe leaves today for a two-day conference in Ohio with other governors from his party.

Beebe will be in Cincinatti today and tomorrow for the Democratic Governors Association Summer Policy Conference.  Beebe spokesman Matt DeCample said the governor is taking a commercial flight paid for by the association.

Lt. Governor Bill Halter, who would normally serve as acting governor during Beebe's trip, is also out of the state so Senate President Jack Critcher will be activing governor over the two days.

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