posted: 07/29/2014 1:58 p.m.
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will swing through the South as part of another jam-packed month of travel boosting Republican candidates.
posted: 07/28/2014 10:31 a.m.
BALD KNOB — An Arkansas city's failure to advertise an ordinance twice in a newspaper has given another opportunity for residents to run for office as independent candidates.
posted: 07/28/2014 7:30 a.m.
NEW YORK — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.
posted: 07/28/2014 3:55 a.m.
Legislators from across the South squeezed into a small ballroom at the Marriott Hotel in downtown Little Rock on Sunday to hear how three states, including Arkansas, approached their Medicaid expansion plans.
posted: 07/28/2014 3:54 a.m.
Arkansas is one of 20 states without a law providing compensation to people who are wrongfully convicted and imprisoned.
posted: 07/27/2014 5:29 a.m.
Republican gubernatorial nominee Asa Hutchinson took a homestead property tax credit that he wasn't entitled to in Pulaski County, repaying some of the money shortly before he said he intended to run for governor.
posted: 07/27/2014 5:23 a.m.
On an oddly cool summer evening recently, U.S. Sens. Mark Pryor and John Boozman stood on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., and laughed as their staffs taunted each other over who was to blame for hitting a tourist with a softball.
posted: 07/27/2014 4:39 a.m.
Four Arkansas teens traveled to the nation's capital last week for a crash course in politics that included a day on Capitol Hill and a chance to meet President Barack Obama.
posted: 07/27/2014 4:38 a.m.
Republican congressman and U.S. Senate candidate Tom Cotton met with supporters in Little Rock on Saturday to announce his campaign's Veterans for Cotton Coalition and to question Democratic opponent Sen. Mark Pryor's commitment to veterans.
posted: 07/27/2014 4:23 a.m.
Virginia state Sen. L. Louise Lucas has plenty she wants to do this weekend in Little Rock: see the state Capitol, visit the Clinton Presidential Center and figure out how to help her state solve its Medicaid expansion problem.
posted: 07/26/2014 2:20 p.m.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's request for billions of dollars to deal with migrant children streaming across the border set off Democrats and Republicans. Lawmakers in both parties complained that the White House — six years in — still doesn't get it when it comes to working with Congress.
posted: 07/26/2014 2:42 a.m.
Three people filed as candidates for Haskell mayor Friday, the first day of the municipal filing period in Saline County.
posted: 07/26/2014 2:41 a.m.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor revealed a three-prong job legislation proposal Friday at a news conference held at the Little Rock Port.
posted: 07/26/2014 2:33 a.m.
A Maumelle city alderman and Cammack Village's city attorney each filed for different elected positions Friday, the first day for municipal candidate filings in those cities.
posted: 07/25/2014 12:23 p.m.
Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor is supporting legislation to limit tax breaks for companies that move operations overseas and to require most publicly financed projects to use American-made steel and iron as he faces a tough re-election fight.