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Stories with person: Mike Ross
  • GOP gubernatorial candidates clash in debate 
    Updated: Apr-19-14 3:19 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Republican gubernatorial hopeful Asa Hutchinson called rival Curtis Coleman's vow to resist some deployments of the Arkansas National Guard "inflammatory rhetoric" as the two squared off in a debate on Saturday.

  • Ross bests Hutchinson in governor race fundraising 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 6:57 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross on Tuesday reported besting the Republican candidates for Arkansas governor in fundraising last month, rebounding after his chief GOP rival had raised more money for two straight months.

  • Bill Clinton: Witt would bring clout to Washington 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 9:10 pm
  • HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas - Former President Bill Clinton returned to his home state on Saturday to stump for his former Federal Emergency Management Agency head's congressional bid, praising James Lee Witt as someone who could go to Washington with bipartisan respect from his work responding to natural disasters.

  • Ross says he backs Arkansas minimum wage increase 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 6:41 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross on Friday said he supports a proposal to gradually raise the Arkansas minimum wage to $8.50 an hour by 2017.

  • Ross proposes expanding Arkansas pre-K program 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 5:19 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross proposed Wednesday expanding Arkansas' prekindergarten program to make it accessible to every 4-year-old in the state, a plan that he says eventually would cost an additional $37.4 million a year.

  • Arkansas gov. hopefuls target each other's DC ties 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 5:04 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - In the race for Arkansas governor, Democrat Mike Ross and Republican Asa Hutchinson have regularly traded attacks accusing each other of being more beholden to Washington than the state's voters.

  • Ark. AG hopeful calls for return of electric chair 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 2:13 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The four candidates running for Arkansas attorney general agree they want to resume executions that have been halted for nearly a decade by court challenges and shortages of the drugs used for lethal injections. One of them says the state should resort to a method that hasn't been used in 24 years: the electric chair.

  • Analysis: Ark. races early battle in Clinton wars 
    Updated: Mar-30-14 11:56 am
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The last time David Brock had visited Arkansas, he was a key player in the wars over Bill and Hillary Clinton's legacy. Then a writer for the conservative American Spectator, he penned the 1993 article that sparked Paula Jones' sexual harassment lawsuit against the 42nd president. That lawsuit ultimately led to Clinton's impeachment.

  • Ross criticizes Hutchinson over impeachment role 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 6:12 pm
  • LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross criticized Republican rival Asa Hutchinson Wednesday for his role in prosecuting the impeachment case against former President Bill Clinton, saying it showed how partisan the former congressman is.

  • Coleman proposes income, corporate tax cuts 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 4:38 pm
  • NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Republican gubernatorial hopeful Curtis Coleman proposed massive cuts to Arkansas' corporate and individual income taxes on Wednesday, saying he viewed the reductions a higher priority than school funding.