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2 hrs ago | Western Star
Conservatives should "stop the fight" over Common Core and instead consider the benefits that the academic standards offer students in struggling schools, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee said Friday.
7 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com
Former Arkansas governor and presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is endorsing Paul Dietzel II in the crowded race for Louisiana's 6th Congressional District.
A Republican ad attacking Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas says he "voted to give Social Security benefits to illegal immigrants."
In what may be the first, and certainly the most ambitious, such effort of the year, Senator Mark Pryor of Arkansas is going up with a new and emotional ad that is focused solely on presenting his vote for health reform as a positive.
Mitt Romney cast Arkansas' Senate race as a way to fight the agenda of the president who defeated him two years ago, as he campaigned Thursday on behalf of Congressman Tom Cotton's bid to unseat Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor.
Arkansas's tendency to adopt reflexive positions on great public policy questions has never been more in evidence than the near universal adoption by politicians of a pro-coal position.
Arkansas was still just a territory when Jacob Wolf put Cherokees to work felling yellow pine trees and erecting the house that now bears his name.
I was contacted today by a teacher who's been involved in work on the disparity in health insurance coverage between state employees and public school employees .
A majority of legislators from Northwest Arkansas and Fort Smith who responded The City Wire's question about the future of the Lt.
Young Arkansas consumers settling into their first apartments and the landlords who rented to them both have responsibilities and protections under Arkansas law.
Little Rock's largest interchange is changing again. Some lanes of the I-430 and I-630 interchange also known as Big Rock will be closed overnight within the month.
Veterans wanted their voices heard during a town hall meeting on Tuesday. They complained about the type of care they're getting.
A report from the Disability Rights Center of Arkansas says staff at a juvenile detention facility incentivize youth to harass other youth.
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus touted Arkansas' role Tuesday in the party's fight to take control of the U.S. Senate, as he kicked off a series of visits to the state by national GOP figures over the next week.
Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, far right, speaks with volunteer Ephrain Valdez, far left, at the Republican Party of Arkansas' Victory 365 center in Little Rock, Ark., Tuesday, Aug.19, 2014.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas-At the end of 2012, at a time when many states were replacing their aging coal plants, Arkansas switched on a new $1.8-billion coal plant, one of two the state has fired up in the past five years.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:53 am
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