Pryor http://kasu.org en Pryor talks with KASU while on the road http://kasu.org/post/pryor-talks-kasu-while-road <p></p><p></p><p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) is traveling the state during the August recess, and stopped to visit with KASU by phone. He&nbsp;discussed job creation, the health care law, Head Start, and the Farm Bill.&nbsp;Click on the Listen link to hear the entire interview.</p> Tue, 20 Aug 2013 13:48:54 +0000 MSMITH 33008 at http://kasu.org Pryor on NSA, Farm Bill, Postal Service and more http://kasu.org/post/pryor-nsa-farm-bill-postal-service-and-more <p></p><p></p><p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed balancing counter-terrorism efforts with concerns about the scope of NSA surveillance programs in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. He also talked about the Farm Bill, concerns about proposed Postal Service reforms, and the compromise on student loan rates. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.</p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 13:46:12 +0000 MSMITH 31853 at http://kasu.org Pryor on NSA scandal, immigration, Farm Bill http://kasu.org/post/pryor-nsa-scandal-immigration-farm-bill <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed NSA data gathering and privacy concerns, along with immigration reform, progress on the Farm Bill and more, in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.</p><p></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 13:58:55 +0000 MSMITH 29892 at http://kasu.org Pryor on disaster funding, the gun vote, scandals and more http://kasu.org/post/pryor-disaster-funding-gun-vote-scandals-and-more <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR)&nbsp;supports disaster funding, defends his vote on a gun control bill, and comments on scandals facing the Obama administration, among the topics in this month's visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link for the entire interview.</p> Wed, 22 May 2013 13:47:10 +0000 MSMITH 28787 at http://kasu.org Pryor on North Korea, gun control, oil spill and more http://kasu.org/post/pryor-north-korea-gun-control-oil-spill-and-more <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed the tension on the Korean peninsula, the gun control and immigration bills in the Senate, and the recent oil spill in Central Arkansas in his monthly visit with KASU's Mark Smith. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the whole interview.</p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 13:48:21 +0000 MSMITH 26857 at http://kasu.org Pryor on budget, sequester cuts http://kasu.org/post/pryor-budget-sequester-cuts <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed budget issues, the impact of sequestration, and more in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview.</p><p></p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 13:44:20 +0000 MSMITH 25651 at http://kasu.org Pryor on State of the Union, Postal Service, and more http://kasu.org/post/pryor-state-union-postal-service-and-more <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) grilled the Postmaster General about cutting Saturday delivery in a hearing this week. He talks about that and other issues facing the new Congress in monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview, which begins with the Senators thoughts on the President's State of the Union address...</p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 14:46:43 +0000 MSMITH 24415 at http://kasu.org Pryor on fiscal issues, gun laws, and the Keystone pipeline http://kasu.org/post/pryor-fiscal-issues-gun-laws-and-keystone-pipeline <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed the fiscal matters facing the new Congress, the new gun law proposals, and his support for building the Keystone XL pipeline, in his monthly visit with KASU. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the entire interview...</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 15:16:41 +0000 MSMITH 23466 at http://kasu.org Pryor talks fiscal cliff, defense cuts and more in monthly visit with KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-talks-fiscal-cliff-defense-cuts-and-more-monthly-visit-kasu <p>U.S. Senator&nbsp;Mark Pryor&nbsp;(D-AR) discussed the "fiscal cliff" debates, concerns about changes proposed for Arkansas' 188th Fighter Wing, and other issues Congress faces in the remainder of this year, and the next. Click on the "Listen" link to hear the full interview.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 14:58:19 +0000 MSMITH 21823 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses veteran's jobs bill and more on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-veterans-jobs-bill-and-more-kasu <p>In this month's visit with KASU, U.S. Senator Mark Pryor talked about the Veteran's Job Corp Act, which was block this week by Senate Republicans. He also discussed recent unrest in Libya and Egypt, budget issues, and more. Click on the link for the whole interview.</p><p></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 15:20:07 +0000 MSMITH 18246 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses state travels, Central America trip, and more on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-state-travels-central-america-trip-and-more-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) talked about his stops around the state during the August recess, a recent trade mission&nbsp;with other lawmakers to Panama and Columbia, and election year issues, in his monthly visit with KASU...</p> Thu, 23 Aug 2012 13:48:39 +0000 MSMITH 16807 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses international tensions, election year issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-international-tensions-election-year-issues-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) talks about Syria, and&nbsp;U.S. relationships in the Middle East, as well as budget issues and more facing an election-year Congress, in this month&#39;s visit with KASU....</p> Thu, 19 Jul 2012 13:39:18 +0000 MSMITH 14989 at http://kasu.org Pryor talks Farm Bill, clean air, health care on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-talks-farm-bill-clean-air-health-care-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR)&nbsp;discussed recent votes on the Farm Bill and clean air regulations, and&nbsp;the impending Supreme Court decision on&nbsp;the health care law, in this month&#39;s&nbsp;KASU interview. Click the&nbsp;&quot;Listen&quot; link&nbsp;to hear the&nbsp;interview.</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 13:45:35 +0000 MSMITH 13639 at http://kasu.org Pryor reviews primary, talks budget, post offices, and veterans issues on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-reviews-primary-talks-budget-post-offices-and-veterans-issues-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor&nbsp;(D-AR)&nbsp;looks at&nbsp;the results of&nbsp;the Arkansas primary election, discusses the budget process,&nbsp;the temporary stay&nbsp;on post office&nbsp;closures,&nbsp;and&nbsp;legislation he&#39;s&nbsp;proposing for veterans, in this month&#39;s talk with KASU.&nbsp;Click the &quot;Listen&quot; link for the&nbsp;whole interview.</p> Thu, 24 May 2012 13:59:32 +0000 MSMITH 12296 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses SuperPACs and more on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-superpacs-and-more-kasu <p>Senator Mark&nbsp;Pryor&nbsp;covered&nbsp;a number of topics in this month&#39;s interview with KASU, starting with the impact of SuperPACs&nbsp;in this year&#39;s&nbsp;elections, and the&nbsp;President&#39;s&nbsp;decision to&nbsp;support the use of&nbsp;SuperPAC funds&nbsp;for&nbsp;his reelection campaign, despite&nbsp;his prior denouncement of&nbsp;such funding....</p> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 15:47:56 +0000 MSMITH 6987 at http://kasu.org Pryor tackles military issues at home, partisan issues in Washington http://kasu.org/post/pryor-tackles-military-issues-home-partisan-issues-washington <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor&nbsp;discusses&nbsp;the end of war in Iraq, foreign policy issues,&nbsp;issues facing military families in Arkansas, and&nbsp;partisan&nbsp;issues in&nbsp;Washington, in his monthly talk with KASU. Click on the link to hear the full conversation...which starts with&nbsp;praise for new&nbsp;Arkansas State&nbsp;Football Coach Gus Malzahn....</p> Thu, 15 Dec 2011 14:47:15 +0000 MSMITH 4202 at http://kasu.org Pryor discusses the economy, rural post offices, and Veterans Day on KASU http://kasu.org/post/pryor-discusses-economy-rural-post-offices-and-veterans-day-kasu <p>U.S. Senator Mark Pryor covered a wide variety of topics in his monthly talk with KASU, including the possible closure of rural post offices.&nbsp;To start, though,&nbsp;Pryor says the economic crisis in Europe has far-reaching consequences....</p> Thu, 10 Nov 2011 14:49:05 +0000 MSMITH 2387 at http://kasu.org