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AG announces January mobile offices

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge today announced mobile office locations for January.

Attorney General Rutledge created this initiative during her first year in office to increase office accessibility for all Arkansans, particularly to those who live outside the capital city. Office hours were held in all 75 counties each year during her first term, assisting 3,300 Arkansans. In 2019, Attorney General Mobile Offices served over 2,200 Arkansans.

Rutledge believes face-to-face conversations are the best way to truly hear from Arkansans. The Attorney General Mobile Offices assist Arkansans with consumer related issues by filing consumer complaints against scam artists as well as answering questions about the office and the other services it offers to constituents.

Rutledge continues her partnerships with local law enforcement across Arkansas. Law enforcement officials will be on hand to collect unused and expired prescription medications to ensure they are secured and properly disposed. Arkansans are encouraged to bring their old, unused or expired prescription medications to an upcoming mobile office. During Rutledge’s five years in office, over 800 pounds of medications were collected at mobile offices.

For more information about services provided by the Attorney General’s office, visit ArkansasAG.gov or call (501) 682-2007. Rutledge can also be found on Facebook at facebook.com/AGLeslieRutledge and on Twitter at twitter.com/AGRutledge.

The upcoming mobile office schedule is below:

Grant County

Tuesday, January 7

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Sheridan Senior Center

Grant County Park

1525 US-270

Sheridan, AR 72150

Perry County

Thursday, January 9

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

Diane Wilson Senior Activity Center

107 North Magnolia Street

Perryville, AR 72126

Conway County

Wednesday, January 15

10:30 a.m. to noon

T.C. Vaughan Senior Activity Center

706 North Division Street

Morrilton, AR 72110

White County

Thursday, January 16

10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

John E. Lightle Senior Center

2200 East Moore Street

Searcy, AR 72143

Ashley County

Thursday, January 23

10:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.

Hamburg Senior Citizens Center

1406 North Main Street

Hamburg, AR 71646

Prairie County

Tuesday, January 28

11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Hazen Senior Health & Wellness Center

607 McDonald Drive

Hazen, AR 72064

Clark County

Thursday, January 30

9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

CADC Arkadelphia Senior Activity Center

1305 North 10th Street

Arkadelphia, AR 71923

 

About Attorney General Leslie Rutledge

Leslie Carol Rutledge is the 56th Attorney General of Arkansas. Elected on November 4, 2014, and sworn in on January 13, 2015, she is the first woman and first Republican in Arkansas history to be elected as Attorney General. She was resoundingly re-elected on November 6, 2018. Since taking office, she has significantly increased the number of arrests and convictions against online predators who exploit children and con artists who steal taxpayer money through Social Security Disability and Medicaid fraud. Further, she has held Rutledge Roundtable meetings and Mobile Office hours in every county of the State each year, and launched a Military and Veterans Initiative. She has led efforts to roll back government regulations that hurt job creators, fight the opioid epidemic, teach internet safety, combat domestic violence and make the office the top law firm for Arkansans. Rutledge serves as Chairwoman of the National Association of Attorneys General Southern Region and re-established and co-chairs the National Association of Attorneys General Committee on Agriculture. As the former Chairwoman of the Republican Attorneys General Association, she remains active on the Executive Board.

A native of Batesville, she is a graduate of the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville and the University of Arkansas at Little Rock William H. Bowen School of Law. Rutledge clerked for the Arkansas Court of Appeals, was Deputy Counsel for former Governor Mike Huckabee, served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney in Lonoke County and was an Attorney at the Department of Human Services before serving as Counsel at the Republican National Committee. Rutledge and her husband, Boyce, have one daughter. The family has a home in Pulaski County and a farm in Crittenden County.

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