Pryor

Politics
8:48 am
Tue August 20, 2013

Pryor talks with KASU while on the road

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) is traveling the state during the August recess, and stopped to visit with KASU by phone. He discussed job creation, the health care law, Head Start, and the Farm Bill. Click on the Listen link to hear the entire interview.

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Politics
8:46 am
Thu July 25, 2013

Pryor on NSA, Farm Bill, Postal Service and more

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.

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Politics
8:58 am
Thu June 13, 2013

Pryor on NSA scandal, immigration, Farm Bill

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.

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Politics
8:47 am
Wed May 22, 2013

Pryor on disaster funding, the gun vote, scandals and more

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) 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.

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Politics
8:48 am
Thu April 11, 2013

Pryor on North Korea, gun control, oil spill and more

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.

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Politics
8:44 am
Thu March 14, 2013

Pryor on budget, sequester cuts

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.

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Politics
8:46 am
Thu February 14, 2013

Pryor on State of the Union, Postal Service, and more

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...

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Politics
9:16 am
Thu January 24, 2013

Pryor on fiscal issues, gun laws, and the Keystone pipeline

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...

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Politics
8:58 am
Thu December 13, 2012

Pryor talks fiscal cliff, defense cuts and more in monthly visit with KASU

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (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.

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KASU Congressional interview
10:20 am
Fri September 21, 2012

Pryor discusses veteran's jobs bill and more on KASU

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.

KASU Congressional Interviews
8:48 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Pryor discusses state travels, Central America trip, and more on KASU

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) talked about his stops around the state during the August recess, a recent trade mission with other lawmakers to Panama and Columbia, and election year issues, in his monthly visit with KASU...

KASU Congressional Interviews
8:39 am
Thu July 19, 2012

Pryor discusses international tensions, election year issues on KASU

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) talks about Syria, and U.S. relationships in the Middle East, as well as budget issues and more facing an election-year Congress, in this month's visit with KASU....

News
8:45 am
Thu June 21, 2012

Pryor talks Farm Bill, clean air, health care on KASU

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) discussed recent votes on the Farm Bill and clean air regulations, and the impending Supreme Court decision on the health care law, in this month's KASU interview. Click the "Listen" link to hear the interview.

KASU Congressional Interviews
8:59 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Pryor reviews primary, talks budget, post offices, and veterans issues on KASU

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR) looks at the results of the Arkansas primary election, discusses the budget process, the temporary stay on post office closures, and legislation he's proposing for veterans, in this month's talk with KASU. Click the "Listen" link for the whole interview.

KASU Local
9:47 am
Thu February 9, 2012

Pryor discusses SuperPACs and more on KASU

Senator Mark Pryor covered a number of topics in this month's interview with KASU, starting with the impact of SuperPACs in this year's elections, and the President's decision to support the use of SuperPAC funds for his reelection campaign, despite his prior denouncement of such funding....

KASU Local
8:47 am
Thu December 15, 2011

Pryor tackles military issues at home, partisan issues in Washington

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor discusses the end of war in Iraq, foreign policy issues, issues facing military families in Arkansas, and partisan issues in Washington, in his monthly talk with KASU. Click on the link to hear the full conversation...which starts with praise for new Arkansas State Football Coach Gus Malzahn....

KASU Local
8:49 am
Thu November 10, 2011

Pryor discusses the economy, rural post offices, and Veterans Day on KASU

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. To start, though, Pryor says the economic crisis in Europe has far-reaching consequences....