Craighead County Judge Marvin Day released the following statement this morning upon deciding not to seek the Mayor of Jonesboro position.
The backlog has more than tripled since November 2019, growing to 197,000 veterans nationwide. In Arkansas, more than 1,500 veterans are waiting for a C&P exam.
“You’d think that the people get to decide who they want to represent them,” Day said.
Craighead County Judge Marvin Day is seeking to be the next mayor of Jonesboro.
Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin has announced that due to a recent but ongoing health issue he will not seek re-election to a fourth term.
Jonesboro Mayor Harold Perrin announced Tuesday that he will be seeking another four-year term as the city’s chief executive.
“Many people think it’s time to pass the baton – and I agree,” Shatley said.
The resolution would strengthen the ability of Members to virtually participate in committee hearings and allow them to vote remotely on suspension bills.
In their ruling, the Arkansas Supreme Court reversed the decision by the lower court and ordered Weeks back on the ballot.
There’s still hope that Judge Adam Weeks’ campaign for circuit judge can prevail after news from the state Supreme Court on Monday.