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34 min ago | The Wall Street Journal

Bill Clinton, Usher Team Up to Raise Money for Michelle Nunn

Former President Bill Clinton , the last Democratic nominee to carry the state of Georgia, is slated to attend a Sept.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, R-N-B, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Usher, Bill Clinton, History in the News, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Barack Obama, Republican, Mitch McConnell

4 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Arkansas votes don't come cheap

Here's an update from the Center on Public Integrity on the amount of money being spent to buy U.S. Senate seats through TV advertising.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat, Mike Ross, Arkansas, Activism, Little Rock, AR

8 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

Dassault Breaks Ground on $60M Hangar Dedicated to New Models

The new hangar, expected to be operational in late 2015 or early 2016, will be dedicated to two Dassault models -- the Falcon 5X twin jet, introduced in October 2013, and the ultra-long range Falcon 8X tri-jet, on the market since May 2014.

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Related Topix: Dassault Falcon, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Dassault Aircraft, Dassault Falcon 7X, Little Rock, AR, Mike Beebe, US Governors, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics

8 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

Dreaming of a Jason Rapert upset

I'm going to share a summary of a poll paid for by Tyler Pearson, the Democratic challenger to Republican Sen. Jason Rapert.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Mike Ross, Democrat, US Senate

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Breitbart.com

Democrats Top Roll Call's Endangered Incumbent List

With Montana Democrat Sen. John Walsh dropping out, Democrats Mark Pryor and Mary Landrieu appear to be battling out to top Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., is still in a perilous political position, but Louisiana Sen. Mary L. Landrieu has leapfrogged him on the list to become the Senate's most vulnerable incumbent.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Mark Udall, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall, Mary Landrieu

The Washington Post

The wave has failed to materialize

Meanwhile, back at the ranch - as foreign events hog the spotlight - why haven't Republicans sealed the deal on the coming election? When summer began, the conventional wisdom was that the GOP sorta kinda probably maybe would take control of the Senate in November.

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Related Topix: US News, Blog News, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Mary Landrieu, US House of Representatives, Representative Bruce Braley, Opinion

The Daily Caller

Super PAC Running Unorthodox Ads Tying Mark Pryor To 'Extremist Liberals'

A conservative super PAC plans to go up on television in the crucial Arkansas Senate race this week to tie incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor to "extremist liberals" in Washington D.C. What's unusual about these ads from the Conservative War Chest super PAC is that one version is two minutes long.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Arkansas, Senator Chuck Schumer, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton

Washington Times

Health law factors into governor's, Senate races

Democrats Mark Pryor and Mike Ross took different positions on the president's federal health overhaul plan when it came before Congress four years ago.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Mike Ross, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Republican, Representative Tom Cotton, Ouachita Baptist University

Arkansas Times

Krugman on the 'Medicare miracle'

Paul Krugman writes in the New York Times about good news on the health insurance and federal budget front.

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Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, Medicare, Health, Health Insurance, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat

Sun Aug 31, 2014

RedState

At-Risk Senate Seats, 08/31/2014 edition (Includes DOOM calls).

Here is my latest At-Risk races and there are DOOM calls. Hey, it's Labor Day Weekend.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Senator Mark Begich, US Senate, Democrat, Barack Obama, Mark Udall, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Senator Mark Udall

Arkansas Times

Control of the U.S. Senate: Is black turnout the key?

MOBILIZING BLACK VOTERS: Rep. John Lewis, shown at a recent appearance in Arkansas, is urging blacks to vote to continue Democratic Senate control.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Mike Ross, Democrat, Arkansas, John Lewis, Barack Obama

US News & World Report

The Senate 7: Republicans Claw Closer To Senate Majority

Rep. Bill Cassidy, R-La., could stand to benefit from reports that rival senatorial candidate Sen. Mary Landrieu, D-La., improperly billed thousands of dollars of political air travel to her office.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Cassidy, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Tom Cotton, us Travel, Travel

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Arkansas Online

A global impact

Recently, Sen. Mark Pryor joined me in visiting a steel mill I used to manage here in Magnolia, but this visit was more than a photo-op during a re-election campaign.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Is Obamacare a Liability for Democrats?

With midterm elections coming at a time of mass disapproval of Congress, both sides of the aisle are scrambling for seats.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Breitbart.com

Karl Rove's PAC Jeopardizes Key Senate Races by Running Left of Incumbent Dems

Karl Rove and his Crossroads GPS PAC are about to snatch defeat from the jaws of victory in the senate -- by campaigning to the left of incumbents Mark Pryor and Kay Hagan on behalf of Republican challengers Tom Cotton and Thom Tills.

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Related Topix: Karl Rove, US News, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton

The Washington Post

What you should read to get ready for the fall elections

Labor Day is almost here, which means the 2014 midterms are only slightly more than two months away.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, Senator John Boozman, US House of Representatives, John Boozman, Blanche Lincoln, Texas

Arkansas Times

The Long Weekend Edition

Rasmussen, a polling firm generally viewed as having a Republican bias, follows a poll yesterday with a narrow edge for Mark Pryor in the race for the U.S. Senate with a poll showing Democrat Mike Ross leading Republican Asa Hutchinson in the race for governor 46-44 /more/ Voters in the 2nd Congressional District exhausted by the 2014 election ... (more)

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat, Mike Ross, Mitt Romney

CBS Local

Analyst: Republicans Talking About Impeaching Obama 'Stupid,' Hurts Party

President Barack Obama holds a press conference in the Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House in Washington, D.C., on Aug. 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: US News, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, Life, Holidays, Labor Day

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Hill

White House refuses to set deadline for immigration action

The White House refused Friday to commit to executive actions on immigration by the end of summer, stirring speculation that President Obama might be planning to delay some of the more controversial steps until after the November elections.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Marco Rubio, Republican

Los Angeles Times

Would immigration action help or hurt Obama's party this fall?

One question that Washington appears unable to easily answer is whether President Obama's intention to use executive action to change immigration law would help or hurt his party in the midterm election.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Steve King, US Senate, Senator Rand Paul, Mary Landrieu, Democrat

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