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Washington Digest: Energy Bill Stalled Over Flint Water Crisis

Feb 06, 2016 6:05am

WASHINGTON – A broadly supported energy bill was sidelined last week in the Senate as policymakers clashed over how to address the crisis over lead-tainted municipal water found poisoning children...

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Court: Bad Closing Arguments Not Cause To Re-sentence Condemned Killer

Feb 05, 2016 6:05am

LITTLE ROCK — A Benton County circuit judge erred in ruling that a death-row inmate was entitled to be re-sentenced because his lawyer made inadequate closing arguments at his trial, the Arkansas...

Trump Slams Cruz At Little Rock Rally

Updated: Feb 04, 2016 11:38am

LITTLE ROCK — Two days after coming in second to Texas Sen. Ted Cruz in the Iowa Republican caucus, presidential candidate Donald Trump took several swipes at Cruz during a campaign rally...

Congressional Delegation Seeks Federal Disaster Declaration

Updated: Feb 04, 2016 11:28am

LITTLE ROCK —The members of Arkansas’ congressional delegation said Wednesday they have called on President Barack Obama to grant Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s request for a major disaster declaration for...

AG Sues ‘Buy-Here-Pay-Here’ Auto Dealerships

Feb 03, 2016 6:07am

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge said Tuesday her office has filed a consumer-protection lawsuit accusing a group of Arkansas auto dealers of deceptive trade practices and...

State Revenues Projected To Increase In Coming Fiscal Year

Feb 03, 2016 6:06am

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas revenues in the fiscal year that begins July 1 are expected to increase by $106.8 million above the current year’s revenues, the state’s fiscal office said Tuesday.


Candidates Report 4th Quarter Fundraising

Feb 02, 2016 1:26pm

LITTLE ROCK — Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman’s re-election campaign reported raising over $626,000 in the fourth quarter of 2015, more than double the amount raised in the same period by...

Huckabee Drops Presidential Bid

Updated: Feb 03, 2016 6:05am

LITTLE ROCK — Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced Monday night he was dropping out of the 2016 presidential race.

“I am officially suspending my campaign. Thank you for all your...

Some Happy, Others Uneasy With Governor’s Highway Plan

Feb 01, 2016 9:12am

LITTLE ROCK — Republican legislative leaders have lauded Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s plan to use general revenue and surplus funds to boost highway funding, but groups that have resisted similar ideas...

Washington Digest: Senate Tackles Energy Bill

Jan 30, 2016 6:09am

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate took up a broad, bipartisan energy bill last week and began voting on what is expected to be scores of amendments to update provisions in place since 2007.


Little Rock Man Elected President Of National Poultry Group

Jan 30, 2016 6:06am

LITTLE ROCK — The Poultry Federation President Marvin Childers of Little Rock has been elected president of the State Poultry Executives Association, the federation said Friday.

Childers has...


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