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2 hrs ago | Examiner.com
If you or your child plan to attend an Arkansas college or university in the fall of 2015, it's time to start searching admissions requirements and available scholarships in order to pay for college.
5 hrs ago | Switched
Sen. Mark Pryor's re-election campaign blasted challenger Rep. Tom Cotton on Wednesday for touting disaster aid for Arkansas farmers affected by floods, even though Cotton voted against the 2014 and 2013 Farm Bills.
9 hrs ago | Politico
According to a Quinnipiac University poll released Thursday, the former secretary of state holds at least a 7-percentage-point lead in match-ups against potential GOP challengers in the politically crucial Sunshine State.
A recent study by the website Wallet Hub lists Arkansas as among the nation's most inexpensive states when it comes to energy consumption, but an official with a local electric cooperative said that could change if proposed federal environmental policies are fully enacted.
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.
Some Republican candidates in Arkansas are jumping on the opportunity to comment on Tuesday's rulings by two federal appeals courts that affect the nation's healthcare law.
Jindal said in a statement that the lawsuit has no merit and cited a law that gives his administration the authority to oversee contracts.
Incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor is no boat-rocker when it comes to foreign policy.
"I haven't seen you in a hundred years!" he says, pumping the hand of a grey-haired man in a navy suit.
UPDATE: Here's two separate judicial decisions. One is judicial activism, but conservatives will love it.
If all goes according to plan, next year many Arkansas Medicaid beneficiaries will be required to make monthly contributions to so-called Health Independence Accounts.
The conservative group Americans for Prosperity stretches the truth to attack Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas for "higher gas and grocery bills."
It will be the agency's second time within a few months that it will be providing disaster support to the state of Washington.
Starting Monday night, road crews will be working on Highway 65 between Interstate 40 and the Cadron Creek.
Arkansas is one of 24 states where if one gathers enough signatures, their issue can appear on the November ballot.
Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 02:17 pm
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