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2 hrs ago | National Review Online

Tanner: Dangerously Demagoguing Entitlements

The Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee is financing an Iowa ad saying that GOP nominee Joni Ernst has "proposed privatizing Social Security [and] gambling our savings in the stock market."

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Related Topix: Social Security, Personal Finance, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat, Medicare, Health, Mitch McConnell

6 hrs ago | The City Wire

New Senate poll shows Cotton maintaining narrow lead over Pryor

A new Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College survey of 1,780 likely Arkansas voters shows U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Dardanelle, with a 44-42% lead over two-term incumbent Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor.

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

6 hrs ago | KATV Little Rock

Cotton with slim lead over Pryor in new poll

A new poll released Tuesday in the U.S. Senate race shows Republican Congressman Tom Cotton with a slight edge in his bid to unseat Democratic Senator Mark Pryor.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US News, Jeff Miller, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat, Patrick Leahy

10 hrs ago | PolitiFact

Tom Cotton: Says Mark Pryor 'continues to insist' that Obamacare is 'an amazing success.'

In August 2013 comments, Sen. Mark Pryor said the Affordable Care Act has been an "amazing success story."

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama, Healthcare Law, Law

10 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

U.S. appeals court ruling preserves Mississippi's last abortion provider

The 5th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals today held unconstitutional a Mississippi law aimed at closing that state's last legal abortion provider.

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Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat

13 hrs ago | Washington Times

Roundup of Arkansas editorials

We have news that will shock you. We hate political television ads. All right, maybe it's not that shocking.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat, Faulkner County, AR, Vilonia, AR, Mayflower, AR, Opinion

18 hrs ago | TheDailyBeast.com

Red State Dems Ditch Obama

With the president's approval ratings hovering as low as 25 percent in competitive states, some are running I-never-met-the-guy campaigns-though they may need his fundraising power.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Senator Jay Rockefeller, Senator Mark Begich, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Representative Cory Gardner

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Arkansas Times

Satanists use Hobby Lobby ruling against abortion laws

Sure. Why not Satanists say that, under the Hobby Lobby ruling, they clearly have a religious ground to challenge state-mandated counseling designed to discourage women from having abortions.

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Related Topix: Abortion, US News, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, US Supreme Court, US Politics, US Senate, Democrat

The Arizona Republic

US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas

US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas US companies increasingly fish for growth overseas Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1mUuueO Major U.S. companies are starting to reap their most rapid growth in fertile lands of opportunity far from home.

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Related Topix: US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, Startups, Facebook, Apple, Netflix, iPad App, Google+, iPhone App, iPod touch App, iPhone and iPad App

American Reporter

Denver DispatchJOYOUS Democrats Cheer Obama Acceptance Speech

AT THE DEMOCRATIC NATIONAL CONVENTION, DENVER, Colo., Aug. 27, 2008 -- On the southernmost fringes of Democratic convention territory here, in a nondescript hotel dining room in suburban Douglas County, Colo., 17 miles from the downtown Pepsi Center where the convention's business is being conducted, 47 Arkansas delegates seemed to have a little ... (more)

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Related Topix: Douglas County, CO, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Pepsi Center, Hillary Clinton

Sun Jul 27, 2014

KAIT-TV

Free medical services offered to east Arkansas residents

NEWPORT, AR - Members of the Delta Regional Authority and representatives of Senators John Boozman and Mark Pryor will tour free military health clinics in east Arkansas on Monday, according to a release.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Boozman, US House of Representatives, John Boozman, Democrat, Newport, AR

The Hill

100 days to go

Red-state Democrats are hanging tough despite a toxic environment, but Republicans are hopeful about late-breaking opportunities in a pair of swing states.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Mitt Romney, Senator Kay Hagan, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Mark Begich, Mary Landrieu

NWAonline

Tossed absentee ballots at 1,036

Members of the Mississippi County Election Commission said they agonized over each of the 172 absentee ballots that were disqualified during the May 20 primary election -- most of them because the voters did not include valid IDs under a newly enacted Arkansas law.

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Related Topix: Mississippi County, AR, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Boozman, US House of Representatives, John Boozman, Democrat

Sat Jul 26, 2014

KAIT-TV Jonesboro

Green Party candidate explains why he wants U.S. Senate seat

JONESBORO, AR - The Green Party candidate for U.S. Senate, Mark Swaney, wants to tell voters why he is running for office.

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

FOX16

Candidate Introduces Veterans for Cotton

The Republican candidate challenging Democrat Mark Pryor for U.S. Senate made the announcement at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at the State Capitol Saturday morning.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US National Parks, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, Little Rock, AR

Arkansas Times

In which Tom Cotton goes Obama bonkers

U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton is an extreme right-wing Republican. We all knew that. It might even make him electable in Arkansas.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Tom Cotton, US Senate, Democrat, Arkansas, Iraq, World News, Middle East

NWAonline

I-630 lanes to close for bridge painting

Work on the Interstate 430/Interstate 630 interchange in Little Rock will require lane closures next week on I-630, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

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Related Topix: Little Rock, AR, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Arkansas Times

LR businessman shills for insurance industry-funded attack ad

Good story with local angle in the New York Times. It's about a December TV ad slamming Obamacare and U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor.

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

KAIT-TV

AR Highway Department could get green light for postponed road projects

JONESBORO, AR - The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department had to postpone 15 construction projects statewide because of a lack of federal funding.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator John Boozman, Democrat, Representative Eric "Rick" Crawford, US House of Representatives, John Boozman, Representative Rick Crawford, Jonesboro, AR

FOX16

Pryor Reveals "American-Made Strong" Plan

U.S. Senator Mark Pryor today unveiled his "American-Made Strong" jobs legislation to help create good-paying jobs and a path to economic growth and opportunity for Arkansas families.

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

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