updated: 07/30/2015 4:07 a.m.
U.S. Sens. John Boozman and Tom Cotton have signed on to a Senate effort to ban federal funds from Planned Parenthood after the release of several videos showing the organization's employees talking about using fetal remains for research.
posted: 07/28/2015 5:10 a.m.
Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on Monday said he will not apologize for alluding to Nazi death camps to describe the nuclear deal reached with Iran.
updated: 07/26/2015 3:46 a.m.
Amid hundreds of questions about the economy and the presidential race during a nationwide Facebook question-and-answer session Monday, former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sidestepped an invitation to sing in Fayetteville.
posted: 07/24/2015 5:37 a.m.
The Senate Appropriations Committee approved language Thursday loosening restrictions on travel and trade between the United States and Cuba.
posted: 07/24/2015 4:37 a.m.
The Rev. Ken Carney of Arkansas opened the U.S. Senate's session Thursday with a request for divine grace, wisdom and mercy.
updated: 07/23/2015 4 a.m.
With as much as $150 billion flowing to Iran under a deal restricting the country's nuclear capabilities, U.S. Rep. French Hill said he wants more details about where the money can go and how it can be spent.
posted: 07/23/2015 3:34 a.m.
U.S. Sen. John Boozman has almost $875,000 in his campaign war chest -- 15 months before Election Day and before any challengers have come forward.
updated: 07/19/2015 3:24 a.m.
U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., has organized free training for people who want to help record veterans' life stories for the Library of Congress.
updated: 07/17/2015 4:04 a.m.
The $8 million raised for former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee's 2016 campaign is more than he raised in the early stages of his 2008 bid, but it's dwarfed by his competitor's hauls.
posted: 07/16/2015 4:07 a.m.
U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx on Wednesday praised Arkansas' decision to stop reviewing $355 million in bids for highway construction projects in the state while Congress works on a long-term plan to fund roads.
posted: 07/16/2015 3:10 a.m.
Members of Arkansas' U.S. House delegation are keeping their campaign coffers full, with a year and a half to go before the next general election, according to Federal Election Commission reports that were due Wednesday.
updated: 07/15/2015 4:19 a.m.
Members of Arkansas' congressional delegation said Tuesday that they're skeptical of the deal President Barack Obama's administration and other countries negotiated to restrict Iran's nuclear program, though several said they want to read it before passing judgment.
posted: 07/12/2015 5:02 a.m.
More than 60 years before the Civil Rights Act of 1964, a federal judge in Arkansas took on a white supremacy group and ruled that citizens couldn't be blocked from employment based on their race.
posted: 07/12/2015 2:51 a.m.
Aspen Smith, 11, was among those recognized at the White House on Friday for creating a recipe for Arkansas baked almond catfish for the Healthy Lunchtime Challenge, a nationwide recipe challenge for kids.
posted: 07/10/2015 2:26 a.m.
The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday approved legislation sponsored by U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman designed to increase timber harvests and reduce the chance of fires in the nation's forests.