posted: 11/26/2015 3:37 a.m.
When Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio staked out his position on abortion in the first GOP debate, Hillary Rodham Clinton took notice.
posted: 11/26/2015 2:57 a.m.
Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is recovering after undergoing knee surgery Wednesday, a spokesman said.
posted: 11/25/2015 3:33 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Former President Bill Clinton is going on a fundraising swing reminiscent of his presidential campaigns of the 1990s. But this time he's doing it for his wife.
updated: 11/25/2015 3:47 a.m.
The outgoing Democratic governor of Kentucky signed an executive order Tuesday to restore the right to vote and hold public office to thousands of nonviolent felons who've served out their sentences.
updated: 11/25/2015 3:38 a.m.
The United States needs a multipronged strategy to carry out in concert with other countries to defeat the Islamic State, U.S. Rep. French Hill said Tuesday.
updated: 11/25/2015 3:28 a.m.
A chairman of a legislative panel exploring changes to Arkansas' Medicaid program said Tuesday that he supports hiring managed-care companies to reduce the cost of services to the program's most expensive clients: the elderly, disabled and mentally ill.
posted: 11/25/2015 3:21 a.m.
The Arkansas Ethics Commission fined an unsuccessful Libertarian legislative candidate $250 and issued the candidate a public letter of caution, according to commission records released Tuesday.
posted: 11/24/2015 11:44 a.m.
Members of Arkansas' Health Reform Legislative Task Force were asked to begin the final scrutiny process Tuesday for a series of independent recommendations on reforming the state's Medicaid program.
updated: 11/24/2015 5:31 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Republicans' plans to defend their Senate majority in 2016 got a bit more complicated.
posted: 11/24/2015 4:50 a.m.
Several Democratic state lawmakers say they oppose any tinkering with the traditional formula used to distribute state dollars for road construction.
posted: 11/23/2015 4:18 a.m.
PINE BLUFF -- Five candidates, including incumbent Mayor Debe Hollingsworth, will vie for Pine Bluff's top political job in 2016.
posted: 11/22/2015 3:17 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Republican Donald Trump on Sunday refused to rule out an independent bid for president in 2016, and he dug in on creating a database to track Muslims in the U.S.
posted: 11/22/2015 3:04 p.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa — Hillary Rodham Clinton is proposing a new tax break for people caring for aging parents and grandparents as part of a series of benefits she is says will help middle-class families.
posted: 11/22/2015 4:15 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- The speaker has no house.
updated: 11/22/2015 4:09 a.m.
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Seven of the 2016 Republican presidential candidates took on a cordial tone and mostly agreed about protection of religious liberty during a forum held an evangelical conservative group that drew more than 1,000 people.