News

17% Unemployment Forecast For State

17% Unemployment Forecast For State

Unemployment in Arkansas is predicted to skyrocket to 17% this summer, climbing into double digits for the first time since the early 1980s, according to a statewide economic forecast. The state's joblessness rate, however, should...

read more
Census Counts 43.8% of Arkansas Forms As Filled

Census Counts 43.8% of Arkansas Forms As Filled

Efforts to reach residents pushed; virus causes delays   The U.S. Census Bureau has mailed paper questionnaires to people who haven’t responded to the decennial census forms earlier this month, which includes more than half of Arkansas...

read more