General revenue collections in October of $457.5 million were $23.4 million more than in October 2010, but Arkansas’ chief financial officer said the state’s economy is recovering slowly.

Richard Weiss, director of the Department of Finance and Administration, said while Arkansans are earning more, they are spending less.

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