2010 Election

  • U.S. Rep. Crawford wins re-election

    U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford has defeated his Libertarian challenger, one of his former campaign workers, for re-election in Arkansas’ 1st Congressional District.

  • Westerman to run for Congress, source says

    A person who has spoken to state House Majority Leader Bruce Westerman says the lawmaker plans to run for the south Arkansas congressional seat held by U.S. Re…

  • Atop donor list: Stephens scion

    Arkansas’ top political donors include trial lawyers, heirs of family fortunes, an oil distributor and a chicken company owner who died this month.

  • 3 issue updates on campaign debts

    Three former candidates for statewide offices who lost races last year have each reported campaign debts of $66,000 or more.

  • Democrat says he’ll quit helm of party

    The chairman of the state Democratic Party said Friday that he’s stepping down next month, and Gov. Mike Beebe later recommended a replacement.

  • Vote count inaccurate, suit alleges

    A former candidate for Dumas mayor has filed a lawsuit against the Desha County Election Commission alleging that voting-machine errors and other problems cont…

  • NLR sets election to fill Ward 3 seat

    During a special New Year’s Day meeting, the North Little Rock City Council set March 8 as the date for an election to fill a vacant alderman’s position.

  • O'Donnell calls accusations 'thug' tactics

    Failed U.S. Senate candidate Christine O’Donnell said Thursday that accusations she misspent campaign funds are politically motivated and stoked by disgruntled…

  • Feds investigate O’Donnell’s campaign spending

    Federal authorities have opened a criminal investigation of Delaware Republican Christine O’Donnell to determine if the former Senate candidate broke the law b…