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These are stories related to the 2022 election.

Arkansas Issues on November Ballot Explained

There are four ballot issues in Arkansas that are on the November ballot. Attorney Jim Burton goes through each of the ballot issues and explains them. Click on the Listen button for the entire interview.

Issue 1 of 2022 - Giving State Senators and Representatives the Authority to Call Special Legislative Sessions and Set the Agenda

Issue 2 of 2022 - Requiring 60% Voter Approval for Constitutional Amendments and Citizen-Proposed State Laws

Issue 3 of 2022 - Arkansas Religious Freedom Amendment

Issue 4 of 2022 - Arkansas Adult Use Cannabis Amendment

Johnathan Reaves is the News Director for KASU Public Radio. As part of an Air Force Family, he moved to Arkansas from Minot, North Dakota in 1986. He was first bitten by the radio bug after he graduated from Gosnell High School in 1992. While working on his undergraduate degree, he worked at KOSE, a small 1,000 watt AM commercial station in Osceola, Arkansas. Upon graduation from Arkansas State University in 1996 with a degree in Radio-Television Broadcast News, he decided that he wanted to stay in radio news. He moved to Stuttgart, Arkansas and worked for East Arkansas Broadcasters as news director and was there for 16 years.