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The Department of Human Services released its proposed changes to the state's "private option," which was created last year as an alternative to expanding Medicaid under the federal health law.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee speaks during the American Conservative Union's Conservative Political Action Conference at National Harbor, Md.
I wrote confidently yesterday that there would be no special election to fill Sen. Johnny Key's seat after his departure today to take a $130,000-a-year lobbying job at the University of Arkansas System immediately rather than complete the five months left in his term.
A group of longtime friends and supporters, including his former campaign manager and fundraiser, is in the midst of planning a multimillion-dollar presidential library that will house enough unclassified documents to fill four 18-wheelers and enough artifacts to fill a swimming pool.
A new Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College survey of 1,780 likely state voters shows Republican Asa Hutchinson with a 46-41% lead over Democrat Mike Ross in the Arkansas Governor's race.
The Army Corps of Engineers will continue to keep swim beaches closed for now on Nimrod Lake because of elevated blue green algae levels.
It's still a tossup as to who will be the next governor, but we know who it won't be: neither Frank Gilbert nor Josh Drake, the Libertarian and Green Party nominees.
A new Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College survey of 1,780 likely Arkansas voters shows U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Dardanelle, with a 44-42% lead over two-term incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor.
Department of Human Services official Joni Jones will retire at the end of August, ending a career with the agency that spanned nearly 40 years.
Governor Christie jumped to the top of the list of potential Republican presidential primary contenders in a nationwide poll released this week.
The Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department is working to pave the last gravel state highway.
The vice president of a notorious right-wing legal organization has spent much of 2014 developing one of the most extreme anti-LGBT "news" sites on the internet.
Former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee angered his Facebook fans after endorsing Sen. Lamar Alexander against conservative state Representative Joe Carr last month.
Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 27--The second-biggest spending season of the year, back-to-school shopping, is upon us, and a tax holiday is set to begin Friday in Oklahoma and Saturday in Arkansas.
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 02:48 pm
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