posted: 08/30/2015 5:23 a.m.
The six Republicans in Arkansas' congressional delegation were in Arkansas last week continuing their August recess. Lawmakers are to return to Washington on Sept. 8.
posted: 08/29/2015 5:05 a.m.
Arkansas lawmakers and businesses on Friday praised a North Dakota federal judge's decision to temporarily block a controversial clean water rule from taking effect in the state.
posted: 08/28/2015 5:03 a.m.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced Thursday that he has hired someone to lead his Iowa campaign.
posted: 08/26/2015 5:31 a.m.
Want to see Pope Francis at the U.S. Capitol next month? If so, it's time to call your congressman.
posted: 08/25/2015 4 a.m.
Former U.S. Attorney Conner Eldridge is considering a run for U.S. Senate against incumbent John Boozman, he said in a statement Monday.
updated: 08/22/2015 3:39 a.m.
WASHINGTON -- U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., crossed the state visiting farms and agricultural businesses last week for his fifth annual "Ag Tour" during the congressional August recess.
posted: 08/21/2015 3:49 a.m.
Several members of Arkansas' congressional delegation said Thursday that reports that the U.N. International Atomic Energy Agency would allow Iran to self-inspect one of its potential nuclear sites should be reason enough to block the broader nuclear agreement with Iran.
updated: 08/20/2015 4:16 a.m.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee met in Israel with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday during a break from the 2016 presidential campaign.
updated: 08/20/2015 3:35 a.m.
U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton said Wednesday that meetings with foreign leaders during his recent trip to Japan, South Korea and Taiwan gave him "invaluable" information about the countries' economies and security.
posted: 08/19/2015 3:28 a.m.
U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman said Tuesday that a recent trip to Israel crystallized his opposition to the nuclear deal with Iran that Congress is set to vote on next month.
posted: 08/18/2015 3:46 a.m.
U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton is scheduled to present more than 30 excess books from the Library of Congress on Thursday to Little Rock Central High School.
updated: 08/16/2015 4:38 a.m.
Thirsty visitors to most national parks in Arkansas can either buy refillable bottles of water or stick to slurping from the drinking fountains. Only one of seven national park sites in the state sells bottled water.
updated: 08/16/2015 3:30 a.m.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee and former Arkansas first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton had the Iowa State Fair on their calendars last week.
updated: 08/09/2015 3:25 a.m.
U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., introduced legislation last week to add at the Korean War Memorial on the National Mall a "remembrance wall" listing the names of U.S. service members who died in that conflict.
posted: 08/09/2015 1:54 a.m.
As the 2016 presidential campaign begins to take shape, candidates are looking to target and influence specific voters, and some will turn to consumer data gathered by Little Rock's Acxiom Corp.