He had vowed to sign it, then Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson didn't.
On Wednesday, Hutchinson surprised all when he announced he would not #HB1228 into law.
The 'religious liberty' bill passed by the legislature this week is nearly identical to the one causing a firestorm of protest in Indiana. They are seen by critics as a way for private businesses to legally discriminate against gays and lesbians.
'This is a bill that in ordinary times would not be controversial. these are not ordinary times,' Hutchinson said.