Talk Business & Politics

Mondays, 6-6:30 p.m.; Fridays, 4:44 p.m. on KUAR
  • Hosted by Roby Brock

Host Roby Brock covers business and politics in the Natural State in a weekly half-hour business and politics program on Mondays and a weekly update on Fridays. You can read more at its website.

6/2/14: Talk Business & Politics

Jun 2, 2014

4/11/14: Talk Business & Politics Update

Apr 11, 2014

4/07/14: Talk Business & Politics

Apr 7, 2014

3/31/14: Talk Business & Politics

Mar 31, 2014

On this week's Talk Business & Politics: Simmons First is acquiring Delta Trust and Bank; ExxonMobil officials one year after the Mayflower Oil Spill on what comes next for the pipeline.

3/24/14: Talk Business & Politics

Mar 24, 2014

This week's Talk Business & Politics with Roby Brock: Hear from Arkansas's new Speaker of the House Designate Jeremy Gillam and Senate President Pro Tempore Designate Jonathan Dismang; The latest from Mike Ross's campaign for Governor.

3/21/14: Talk Business & Politics Update

Mar 21, 2014

3/14/14: Talk Business & Politics Friday Update

Mar 14, 2014

Peco Foods adds 1000 jobs in northeast Arkansas; Walmart CFO says the retailer failed in three of five main operating objectives this year; Lockheed-Martin gets a new contract that will benefit its Camden, Ark. facility; Tyson gets a US Department of Defense contract to supply chicken; Hot Springs leaders are looking for what might replace the historic Majestic Hotel; The state's $5 billion budget passed. 

3/10/14: Talk Business Arkansas

Mar 10, 2014

This week on Talk Business Arkansas: The 2014 election season is set; The "private option" is signed again into law; Senator Mark Pryor and Congressman Tom Cotton's campaigns get testy over the military.

3/7/14: Talk Business Arkansas

Mar 7, 2014

This update: The "private option" passes the Arkansas House of Representatives; The first week of former Ark. Treasurer Martha Shoffner's trial concludes; CEO of Little Rock Baptist Health System is retiring after 40 years with the company; Simmons First National Corp. will consolidate its subsidiaries into a single banking operation; Tyson wins a big contract with the US government; Mountain Valley Water is expanding after Great Range Capital acquired it; Union Pacific Corp sees positive signs in the US economy.

3/3/14: Talk Business Arkansas

Mar 3, 2014

This week: Interviews with Arkansas Senator Jane English and director of the Arkansas Department of Higher Education, Shane Broadway about how healthcare, jobs training and college are all interconnected. Also, and interview with Wayne Woods and Darin Grey of Little Rock advertising firm Cranford Johnson Robinson Woods.