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Yesterday | Arkansas Times

John Goodson goes with Tom Cotton

The Weekly Standard loves Tom Cotton. It loves anybody who loves Tom Cotton. So it loves John Goodson , the multimillionaire class action lawyer from Texarkana who once favored Democrats and has been favored by Democrats such as Mike Beebe with the likes of a UA Board of Trustees appointment.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Texarkana, AR, US Governors, University of Arkansas

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Medical News

Health law provision seeks to rein in executive compensation at insurance companies

News outlets report that this little-noticed provision puts in place stricter limits regarding the amount companies can deduct from their federal tax bills.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Health Insurance, US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Governors

Arkansas Times

Report: Colette Honorable nominated to Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Amy Harder, who covers energy policy for the Wall Street Journals, says President Obama will nominate Colette Honorable, chair of the Arkansas Public Service Commission , to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.

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Related Topix: Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Energy, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, US Governors

Arkansas Times

Republicans: First they went after Clarke Tucker's 4-year-old; now his old man

I was informed yesterday that the Republican hatchet team's mission to dig up damaging oppo research on Democrat Clarke Tucker, candidate for House District 35 against Republican Stacy Hurst , wouldn't end with going after Tucker's four-year-old son on where he attends nursery school.

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Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Politics, Mike Ross, Democrat, Hank Azaria, Little Rock, AR, US Governors

Arkansas Times

Tennessee: The case for government broadband

More reporting here from the Center for Public Integrity of the superiority of municipally supplied broadband in Tennesse cities - fast and cheap.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Arkansas, Information Services, University of Arkansas, US Governors

NWAonline

Mayor, some Ghanaians meet, but not in Harrison

A delegation from Ghana visited the state Capitol on Wednesday as part of a Sister City trip to Jacksonville.

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Related Topix: Jacksonville, AR, US Governors, Beebe, AR, Cabot, AR, North Little Rock, AR

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Washington Times

Arkansas, home to key Senate race, announces rate decreases on Obamacare exchange

Obamacare customers in Arkansas will see a net decrease of 2 percent in premium costs on the state's marketplace in 2015, Gov. Mike Beebe has announced - a development that could impact the state's high-profile U.S. Senate race.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Health

Asbury Park Press

If it's Wednesday, this must be Arkansas

Gov. Chris Christie campaigns in Arkansas for Republican gubernatorial nominee Asa Hutchinson.

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Related Topix: Chris Christie, US Governors, North Little Rock, AR

KSLA-TV Shreveport

Christie campaigning in Arkansas for Hutchinson

Christie is scheduled to campaign with Hutchinson in North Little Rock, Little Rock and Rogers.

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Related Topix: North Little Rock, AR, US Governors, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Arkansas Times

Beebe appoints Fayetteville business council employee to state Board of Education

Among other appointments today, Gov. Mike Beebe appointed Kim Davis , director of External Relations and Economic Development at th e Northwest Arkansas Council, to succeed Brenda Gullett on the state Board of Education.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Arkansas, Education Etc.

Sun Aug 24, 2014

The City Wire

Beebe praised for - steady hand' as Arkansas' Governor

Arkansas Democrats honored the two terms of Gov. Mike Beebe Saturday evening while rallying its base with less than three months until the Nov. 4 general election.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Mike Ross, Democrat, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, US Governors

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Arkansas Times

Clinton Library planning 10th anniversary celebration; Arkansas Blog, too

Politico notes that e-mails are circulating to potential participants in a big wingding at the Clinton Library to celebrate the institution's 10th anniversary.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Boozman, US House of Representatives, John Boozman, Arkansas, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, History in the News, US Governors

NWAonline

Beebe: Balance tax cuts, services

Arkansas counties can stay afloat in coming years if tax cuts are balanced with the needs of the government and its people, Gov. Mike Beebe told Association of Arkansas Counties conference attendees Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: US Governors

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

Democratic AG hopeful announces legislative agenda

Democratic Rep. Nate Steel, candidate for Arkansas attorney general, speaks at a Little Rock, Ark., news conference Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.

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Related Topix: Little Rock, AR, US Governors

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Arkansas Times

Is Obamacare losing steam as attack ammo?:

Is Obamacare losing steam as campaign material for Republicans in key Senate races? A new analysis shows a sharp drop in its use in TV ads, including in Arkansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Arkansas, Mark Pryor, Representative Eric "Rick" Crawford, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Rick Crawford, US Governors

The Courier

Next governor gets Delta woes

The head of the Delta Regional Authority said a mouthful when he told a jobs conference last week that Arkansas' next governor would face a unique set of challenges after taking office in 2015.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Mike Ross, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Arkansas, US Governors

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The News Tribune

On state campaign trail, trackers set to pounce

So-called video trackers record almost everything the candidates for governor and U.S. Senate say in public in case they make a gaffe or veer off message.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, US Governors, George Allen

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Arkansas Times

Southern Governors Association talk private option

Gov. Mike Beebe , as well as governors from Maryland and Kentucky, discussed health care reform and the private option - the unique Arkansas version of Medicaid expansion - at a panel this morning at the Southern Governors Association meeting.

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Related Topix: Medicaid, Health, US Governors, Arkansas, Arkansas Government, Steve Beshear, Martin O'Malley

Arkansas Times

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley stumps for Rapert opponent Tyler Pearson

Sen. Jason Rapert is the bogeyman Arkansas Democrats love to hate. He calls for the president's impeachment , suggests that it's "treasonous" to give medical treatment in the U.S. to American missionaries who've contracted the Ebola virus , rails against "the radical homosexual lobby and pro-abortionists" - and that's all before he's had his ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Governors, Martin O'Malley, Baltimore, MD

Arkansas Times

Beebe: minority of legislature won't run over majority to block private option in 2015

Gov. Mike Beebe hosted a panel this morning on the private option - the state's plan using Medicaid funds to purchase private health insurance for low-income Arkansans - at the Southern Governors Association meeting in downtown Little Rock.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, US News

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