Covering Arkansas Politics

Jett, Collins-Smith Talk Tax Cuts, The Private Option & NEA’s Political Swing

President Obama Lays Out Executive Action On Immigration

Tolbert: Arkansas Delegation Not Pleased With Obama’s Immigration Policy

Supreme Court, Federal Judge Hear Arguments In Same-Sex Marriage Cases

Arkansas Rice Growers, Congressional Officials Question Iraqi Contract

The country of Iraq recently bought more expensive rice from Brazil and Uruguay despite efforts from U.S. growers. Now, Arkansas farmers and lawmakers are voicing...

Rally Opposing Gay Marriage Draws Cheers, Jeers

Hutchinson Says Three Agency Directors Will Stay

Clinton Presidential Center Pays Dividend On Investment

Budget Committee Declines $14 Million Increase For Arkansas Pre-K

Jonesboro City Council Tables Grant Issue Over Bloomberg Ties

First Legislation Filed For 2015 Session

Downtown Renaissance Leads To Extensive I-30 Project

Progress is good, but a major highway construction project could challenge recent momentum in downtown Little Rock and will surely disrupt commuters to the capital...

Senator-elect Tom Cotton Discusses Victory, Potential Committee Assignments

Senator-elect Tom Cotton's historic 17-point victory over incumbent Mark Pryor on November 4th signaled major changes in Arkansas' political landscape, but even Cotton was surprised...

Dismang: Medicaid Will Move In A More Conservative Direction

‘Tough Sledding Ahead’ For Private Option, State Senator Says

Lance Beaty: It Is Time For Real Leadership

Weekend Digest: The Ryan Mallett Edition

Former Arkansas Razorback star quarterback Ryan Mallett gets his pro football start for the Houston Texans this weekend. Our round-up of national stories plus a...

Tolbert: Senate Officially Elects Dismang President Pro Temp, Picks Committees

AEDC’s Tennille Says Hutchinson Will Replace Him (UPDATED)

TVA Shows Interest In Clean Line Project