By Charlie Spiering | 12/04/13 08:06 AM
A new ad for Sen. Mark Pryor features the Arkansas Democrat clinging to the Bible to make his case for re-election. "I'm not ashamed to say that I believe in God, and I believe in His word," Pryor says in the ad.
By Michal Conger | 11/19/13 06:19 PM
One ex-bank official has to wait a few weeks before he finds out his punishment for 30 counts of bank fraud and 30 counts of money laundering. Matthew Daniel Sweet, of Timbo, Ark., was the former vice president and controller at Troubled Asset Relief Program funds recipient One Bank &...
By Associated Press | 11/13/13 09:59 AM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Republican gubernatorial hopeful and former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson said Tuesday he wants to gradually cut Arkansas' individual income tax rate, starting with a plan to reduce rates for the state's middle class.
By Associated Press | 11/13/13 09:48 AM
JONESBORO, Ark. — Fewer than 100 votes separated the top candidates from the also-rans Tuesday after ballots were counted in special party primary runoffs for a state Senate seat in northeastern Arkansas.
By Chuck Bartels | 11/13/13 09:35 AM
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. — The four announced candidates for Arkansas governor split along party lines Tuesday on whether the state Supreme Court ruled correctly when it said local school districts shouldn't have to give the state any leftover money after meeting the state's per-pupil spending...
By Associated Press | 11/08/13 05:40 PM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A conservative group is airing a television ad criticizing Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor for supporting President Obama's judicial picks, the latest organization to wade into the air war surrounding Pryor's re-election bid next year.
By Associated Press | 11/08/13 10:37 AM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A legislative subcommittee has approved a Republican lawmaker's request for an audit of Arkansas' Medicaid expansion.
By Associated Press | 11/06/13 09:24 AM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas Education Department is exploring applying for another waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind law because of difficulty in meeting the terms of its current waiver.
By Associated Press | 10/29/13 03:19 PM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A Little Rock bank executive and a retired Army colonel on Tuesday said they're running for the 2nd Congressional District next year, the first Republicans to launch a bid for the central Arkansas seat since U.S. Rep. Tim Griffin announced he wouldn't seek re-election....
By Associated Press | 10/26/13 08:36 PM
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A two-term Democratic senator sees a drop in his approval numbers as he gears up for re-election, an increasing number of voters say they're worried the state is headed in the wrong direction and more of them are blaming Democrats than Republicans for the federal...
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