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5 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Chris Christie in Arkansas for Hutchinson

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is to campaign today in Little Rock, North Little Rock and Rogers for Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson.

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

10 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Inside the Koch retreat: Tom Cotton and fat cats' mutual admiration society

Remember the Koch retreat at a fancy California resort that caused Tom Cotton to miss the P ink Tomato Festival in Warren.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Life, Food, Food Festival, Mitt Romney, Arkansas

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Kos

Elections ad roundup: Mark Pryor hits Tom Cotton on Ebola.

Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor invokes the recent Ebola scare, and accuses Republican Rep. Tom Cotton of voting against measures to prepare the country for an outbreak.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Senator Kelly Ayotte, US Senate, Representative Mike Coffman, Representative Cory Gardner, Mark Pryor, Democrat

Arkansas Times

Tom Cotton voted for Ebola

I dunno. The Mark Pryor ad above is solid enough on facts. Among the victims of Rep. Tom Cotton's indiscriminate budget slashing in pursuit of the Club for Growth agenda, based on his votes, are everything from Social Security and Medicare to disaster relief money to Children's Hospital to, yes, medical research that can be useful against dread ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Social Security, Personal Finance, Arkansas

Arkansas Times

Democrats press equal pay; lots to work with

The Democratic candidates are observing Women's Equality Day today, the anniversary of the passage in 1920 of the amendment that gave women the vote.

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Related Topix: US News, Little Rock, AR, US Politics, Mark Pryor, US Senate, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Tom Cotton

NWAonline

NLR senior center's annual fees to rise

Joining or renewing a membership at the Patrick Henry Hays Senior Citizens Center in North Little Rock will cost more next year, the city's Senior Citizens Commission decided Monday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, North Little Rock, AR

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Log Cabin Democrat

College Day brings local public figures, Conway offerings to spotlight

The beginning of the school year means the return of a Conway faith-based tradition more than a decade old.

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Related Topix: Conway, AR, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Mark Pryor, US Senate, University of Central Arkansas, Central Baptist College, Hendrix College

Greenwich Citizen

Ross calls for income tax exemption for veterans

Democratic candidate for Arkansas governor Mike Ross, right, speaks to a group of veterans as he announces his proposal to exempt military veterans' retirement pay from the state income tax in Little Rock, Ark., Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Tax, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Life, Veteran Affairs, Little Rock, AR

Sun Aug 24, 2014

NWAonline

Ordinance Supporters Show Up To Be Counted

Staff Photo DAVID GOTTSCHALK Residents and others wanting to speak Tuesday to the Fayetteville City Council line up outside the City Administration Building.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, US News, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Sat Aug 23, 2014

The Miami Herald

Analysis: Arkansas races attract national figures

The parade of national Republican Party figures through Arkansas touting the GOP's candidates underscores just how much the party is counting on a state that had once been considered a Democratic stronghold in the South.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Representative Kevin McCarthy

Greenwich Citizen

Democrats focus on wage hike, private option

Jorge L. Garcia Jr., lower right, carries balloons at the Democratic Party of Arkansas annual convention in Little Rock, Ark., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.

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

Arkansas Times

Today, Asa likes teachers - some of them, anyway

Asa Hutchinson , the Republican candidate for governor, held a news conference at the state Capitol today with a group of teachers who support him.

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

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Arkansas Times

The Civil Rights Come To Fayetteville Edition

The passage of a historic civil rights measure in Fayetteville , a surprise about-face at the Little Rock City Board , Jonesboro Police Chief Mike Yates' derogatory comments about Jonesboro Sun police reporter Sunshine Crump , Mark Pryor inching towards saying the name that cannot be spoken and a coming legislative meeting on the Arkansas's biggest ... (more)

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Related Topix: Fayetteville, AR, US Politics, Mark Pryor, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Startups, Facebook

Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: Another 'New Hampshire' Republican shows us how not to carpetbag

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, New Hampshire Government, New Hampshire, Maggie Hassan, US Governors, Democrat, Mark Pryor, US Senate

Daily Kos

Elections Morning Digest: Another 'New Hampshire' Republican shows us how not to carpetbag

Want the scoop on hot races around the country? Get the digest emailed to you each weekday morning.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, New Hampshire Government, New Hampshire, Maggie Hassan, US Governors, Democrat, Mark Pryor, US Senate

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Hill

Poll: Pryor up 5 on Cotton in Arkansas

Sen. Mark Pryor has a 5-point lead over Rep. Tom Cotton , according to a new live-caller poll conducted for the Democratic Party of Arkansas.

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

Arkansas Times

Attorney general candidate Nate Steel outlines legislative agenda

TOUGH ON CRIME: The attorney general isn't a prosecutor. But you might think otherwise from candidate Nate Steel's campaign photo and his crime-fighting heavy legislative agenda.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Eric "Rick" Crawford

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Arkansas Times

Mitt Romney to campaign Asa Hutcinson and Tom Cotton; Democrats comment

Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson will be joined by failed GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney at an appearance this afternoon in Jonesboro.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Eric "Rick" Crawford, Representative Rick Crawford, Mitt Romney, Democrat

NWAonline

Northeast Arkansas Votes Crucial, Hutchinson Says

Northeast Arkansas is the crucial region in the governor's race, GOP nominee Asa Hutchinson told a Republican crowd in Northwest Arkansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tim Griffin, Democrat, Arkansas, Benton County, AR, 2012 Presidential Election

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Arkansas Times

Tom Cotton and the Republicans get desperate

With Obamacare waning as a political tool and polls showing the presumed-dead Sen. Mark Pryor anything but dead, the Republican campaign and Tom Cotton have grown grown increasingly shrill and desperate in their attacks.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mark Pryor, US Senate, Democrat, Washington Post, Publishing, Social Security, Personal Finance, Arkansas

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