- Ark. lawmakers seek answers from highway officials Updated: Mar-09-14 2:53 pm
- Arkansas officials eye changes to Medicaid plan Updated: Mar-05-14 6:28 pm
- Primaries offer 1st major test of voter ID laws Updated: Feb-28-14 2:55 pm
- Bill Clinton takes 2014 surrogate role, helps Dems Updated: Feb-24-14 5:56 pm
- Hutchinson files paperwork to run for Ark. gov. Updated: Feb-24-14 3:31 pm
- Coleman files for GOP race for Arkansas governor Updated: Feb-24-14 2:08 pm
- Arkansas House votes down compromise Medicaid plan Updated: Feb-18-14 5:29 pm
- Arkansas lawmakers open fiscal session Updated: Feb-10-14 4:35 pm
- Ark. fiscal session focuses on Medicaid expansion Updated: Feb-09-14 4:56 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Legislators alarmed by complaints from motorists who spent hours stranded on a pair of icy interstates in eastern Arkansas want state highway officials to explain their response, or lack of response, as sleet and snow piled up.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - With Arkansas' model plan to use Medicaid funds to purchase private insurance for the poor spared for another year, backers of the nationally watched program are now focusing on changes that will be needed to keep it alive in the future.
WASHINGTON - In elections that begin next week, voters in 10 states will be required to present photo identification before casting ballots - the first major test of voter ID laws after years of legal challenges arguing that the measures are designed to suppress voting.
WASHINGTON - Bill Clinton, popular in territory unfriendly to President Barack Obama, is reprising his role as a super-surrogate for Democrats battling to keep their Senate majority and win other races. In the long run, Clinton could pick up political chits for his wife, Hillary Rodham Clinton, should she run for president in 2016.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Former Congressman Asa Hutchinson has formally entered the race for the gubernatorial nomination for Arkansas governor.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Little Rock businessman Curtis Coleman has made his bid official for the Republican gubernatorial nomination.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas House failed Tuesday to renew the state's compromise Medicaid expansion plan, leaving in limbo the future of a program heralded as a model for Republican-leaning states to implement the federal health overhaul.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas lawmakers opened a legislative session focused primarily on the budget Monday, with uncertainty surrounding the future of the state's compromise plan to expand Medicaid under the federal health care law.
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - There's no question among lawmakers that the compromise Medicaid expansion approved last year will be the focus as they convene this week for the third-ever fiscal session. What's up in the air is whether there's enough support to keep the so-called private option program alive - and what will happen if the state's abandons it.