Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced the creation of the Commission for the Status of Women in Arkansas on Thursday at his weekly briefing that will work to eliminate barriers of women entering the labor force.

The Women’s Foundation of Arkansas will partner with this commission, and Hutchinson said it will do very important work for the state.

Jordan Wooodson can be reached at jwoodson@thecabin.net

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