Federal judge blocks Arkansas Planned Parenthood defunding
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A federal judge on Thursday temporarily prohibited Arkansas from blocking Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, expanding… READ MORE
Arkansas teen rejected by Marines over Confederate flag tattoo
An Arkansas teen says he was turned down when he tried to join the U.S. Marine Corps because of his… READ MORE
Arkansas ending Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he’s ending Arkansas’ Medicaid payments to Planned Parenthood, despite federal health officials… READ MORE
Judge: Arkansas must recognize in-state same-sex marriages
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A judge ordered Arkansas officials on Tuesday to recognize more than 500 same-sex marriages performed in… READ MORE
Cotton beats Pryor in Arkansas’ U.S. Senate race
Democrats lost a Senate seat in Arkansas as Republicans inch closer to their goal of a Senate majority. Republican Tim… READ MORE
Democrat running for lieutenant governor of Arkansas used to be a stripper
Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor in Arkansas John Burkhalter said being a male stripper in Little Rock was one of… READ MORE
Tom Cotton Sets Arkansas Statewide Fundraising Record
Tom Cotton has set a new fundraising record for the state of Arkansas and is out with an ad highlighting his military service. According to the Cotton campaign, the third quarter total set a new… READ MORE
GOP On Top In Key Arkansas Races
A new poll out from Democrat-leaning Public Policy Polling has Republicans on top in both the Arkansas governor’s race, as well as the race for the U.S. Senate. It finds Republican Tom Cotton ahead in… READ MORE
GOP chairman says Arkansas key in US Senate fight
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus touted Arkansas’ role Tuesday in the party’s fight to take control…… READ MORE
Arkansas judge strikes down voter ID law
An Arkansas judge struck down the state’s strict photo ID law on Thursday, saying it illegally adds a requirement voters must fulfill before going to the polls.
Judge Tim Fox of the Pulaski County circuit… READ MORE
Tim Griffin to Run for Lt. Gov. in Arkansas
Rep. Tim Griffin, R-Ark., who months ago said he would not seek re-election in Arkansas’ 2nd District, announced Thursday he is running for another office.
On his personal Facebook page, Griffin said he will run… READ MORE
Sen. Pryor fires back at Bloomberg in first campaign ad of 2014 re-election effort
Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas fired back Thursday night at New York City Mayor Michael Bloombergâ€™s campaign against lawmakers like himself who helped shoot down tighter gun control laws.
In the first ad of… READ MORE
Ark. â€˜heartbeatâ€™ abortion law blocked
A federal judge Friday temporarily blocked a first-of-its-kind Arkansas law that would effectively have prevented most abortions after 12 weeks of pregnancy.
U.S. District Judge Susan Webber Wright granted the motion for preliminary injunction in… READ MORE