posted: 05/30/2016 5:45 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- Republican Donald Trump told a motorcycle rally on Sunday that illegal aliens receive better care than the nation's veterans, electrifying the crowd at the annual Rolling Thunder tribute to the armed forces.
updated: 05/30/2016 2:55 a.m.
ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Libertarian Party, which is trying to emerge from a fringe movement into a viable alternative to the Republican and Democrats seeking the presidency, held its annual convention over the weekend, only this year it grappled with nominating two former Republican governors to its presidential ticket.
posted: 05/30/2016 1 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- An Arkansas lawmaker's legislation that would overhaul national forest management passed in the U.S. House of Representatives last week, the second time in less than a year that the measure has received congressional approval.
posted: 05/29/2016 3:51 a.m.
The Legislature and Gov. Asa Hutchinson are relying on the state treasurer’s improved earnings on roughly $3 billion in investments to help generate more money for the state’s highway program and to help pay for a long-term reserve fund for use in economic downturns.
updated: 05/29/2016 3:44 a.m.
Democratic officials have rejected presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders' request to remove two high-profile Hillary Clinton supporters from leadership positions at the party's summer convention.
posted: 05/29/2016 3:31 a.m.
City officials plan to present on Tuesday an overview of security preparation for this summer’s Republican National Convention, seeking to counter concerns about Cleveland’s readiness to host an event that’s expected to draw 50,000 visitors.
updated: 05/29/2016 3:19 a.m.
In San Diego visit, Hill tours border Second District U.S. Rep. French Hill toured the nation's southern border last weekend, traveling to San Diego and observing the frontier between California and Mexico.
posted: 05/29/2016 3 a.m.
An Arkansas lawmaker's legislation that would overhaul national forest management passed in the U.S. House of Representatives last week, the second time in less than a year that the measure has received congressional approval.
updated: 05/28/2016 3:09 a.m.
Donald Trump put an end to proposals for a debate between him and Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders, calling it "inappropriate" to spar with a second-place candidate.
posted: 05/27/2016 5:45 a.m.
Donald Trump reached the number of delegates needed to clinch the Republican nomination for president Thursday.
updated: 05/27/2016 3:03 a.m.
Conservatives angered by the inclusion of protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people in an otherwise routine spending bill scuttled the measure Thursday.
posted: 05/27/2016 2:35 a.m.
The state Democratic Party announced Thursday that it will change the name of its annual Jefferson Jackson Dinner, saying it wants a title that is more reflective of today's statewide political body.
posted: 05/26/2016 1:11 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Democratic Party is joining a list of states dropping Thomas Jefferson and Andrew Jackson's names from their biggest annual fundraiser and has formed a committee to come up with a new name.
posted: 05/26/2016 5:45 a.m.
The State Department's inspector general criticized Hillary Clinton's exclusive use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, saying she had not sought permission to use it and would not have received it if she had.
updated: 05/26/2016 4:01 a.m.
A day after protesters outside a Donald Trump rally in New Mexico clashed with police and toppled barricades, the New York businessman railed against Hillary Clinton during a less heated rally Wednesday.