Tagged: bill clinton

Bill Clinton: James Lee Witt Would Bring Clout to Washington

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 4/6/2014 04:26 pm

Bill Clinton returned to Arkanas Saturday to stump for his former FEMA head's congressional bid, praising James Lee Witt as someone who could go to Washington with bipartisan respect.

Arkansas Races Early Battle in Clinton Wars (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/30/2014 10:22 am

David Brock's nationally-watched return to Arkansas was the latest reminder of how much Arkansas will serve as ground zero for the next round of Clinton Wars if Hillary Clinton again seeks the White House. The midterm elections are already serving as an opening battle in those wars.

More Clinton White House Records to be Released

by Associated Press 3/27/2014 10:52 am

The National Archives plans on Friday to release 2,500 more pages of documents from former President Bill Clinton's White House.

Mike Ross Criticizes Asa Hutchinson Over Role in Bill Clinton's Impeachment

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/26/2014 03:11 pm

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross criticizes Republican rival Asa Hutchinson for his role in prosecuting the impeachment case against former President Bill Clinton, saying it showed how partisan the former congressman is.

Former Clinton Critic David Brock: Reject 'Political Smut'

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/25/2014 05:08 pm

A former critic of the Clintons who now heads an effort to defend Hillary Clinton and other potential Democratic 2016 contenders said Tuesday both parties should disavow the "political smut-mongers" that he said he was a part of in the 1990s.

Hutchinson vs. Ross, er, Obama (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 2/12/2014 01:55 pm

The 2014 governor's race will likely feature Republican Asa Hutchinson versus Democrat Mike Ross, and the GOP hopes low poll approval numbers for Barack Obama in Arkansas will be a factor.

Greers Ferry Dam Marks 50th Anniversary

by Chuck Bartels, The Associated Press 10/3/2013 04:25 pm

Former President Bill Clinton used the 50th anniversary of the dedication of an Arkansas dam on Thursday to call for a spirit of cooperation in Congress as the partial federal government shutdown stretched into a third day.

Hillary Clinton in 2016: 'It's a Foregone Conclusion'

by Lance Turner 9/23/2013 07:22 am

Hillary Clinton gives an interview and appears on the cover of New York magazine as speculation mounts that she'll again run for president.

Video: Bill Clinton's Complete Speech on Obamacare

by Lance Turner 9/5/2013 10:06 am

Bill Clinton was in Little Rock on Wednesday offering a detailed defense and explanation of the Patient Protection & Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare.

Bill Clinton Defends Federal Health Care Law in Speech

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/4/2013 02:31 pm

Former President Bill Clinton is urging opponents of the federal health care overhaul to help implement and improve the 2010 law, rather than continue "replaying" debates about the measure and trying to repeal it.

Hillary Clinton, 2016 and the Return of Drama

by Lance Turner 8/20/2013 09:37 am

Politico considers a Hillary Clinton run for president and all the possible drama that could go with it.

New York Times Examines 'Unease' at Clinton Foundation

by Lance Turner 8/14/2013 08:05 am

The New York Times examines the Clinton Foundation and finds "unease" as the nonprofit strives to establish long-term financial security and juggle the ambitions of its founder, his wife and their daughter.

Clinton House, Library Offer Free Admission In Celebration Of Clinton's 67th Birthday

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/13/2013 02:52 pm

President Bill Clinton turns 67 on Saturday and there are a number of opportunities to celebrate the occasion in his home state.

Bill Clinton: Bruce Lindsey to Stay 'Intimately Involved' in Foundation

by Jan Cottingham 8/1/2013 10:56 am

President Bill Clinton says that Bruce Lindsey, his longtime friend and adviser, is still playing a vital role in the global nonprofit that the two longtime friends helped create.

Municipal Airport Commission Chairman Kay Kelley Arnold on Renaming Little Rock National

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/29/2013 12:00 am

Kay Kelley Arnold is vice president of public affairs for Entergy Corp., where she leads the utility's civic and social responsibility programs.

Mark Pryor Among 3 Democratic Senators Opposing Gay Marriage

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 4/10/2013 02:52 pm

Sen. Mark Pryor, the lone Democrat in Arkansas' congressional delegation, said Wednesday he remains opposed to gay marriage, even as Democratic senators from other conservative states have joined the growing chorus of lawmakers who support it.

Stephanie Streett on Coordinating Operations of Clinton Presidential Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/25/2013 12:00 am

Stephanie S. Streett, responsible for the day-to-day operations of the Clinton Presidential Center in Little Rock, talks about what it's like running Arkansas most famous library.

Bill Clinton: Pryor A Test of Service Over Partisanship

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/17/2013 05:15 pm

Former President Bill Clinton helped U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor of Arkansas kick off his bid for a third term Saturday night, casting the Democratic lawmaker's re-election fight as a test of whether voters will reward Pryor's push for bipartisanship over a high-dollar blitz by conservative groups to unseat him.

AP Exclusive: Documents Detail Richard Nixon, Bill Clinton Ties

by Michael R. Blood, The Associated Press 2/14/2013 07:33 am

In the final months of his life, Richard Nixon quietly advised President Bill Clinton on navigating the post-Cold War world, even offering to serve as a conduit for messages to Russian President Boris Yeltsin and other government officials, newly declassified documents show.

Let's Take A Close Look at That Big River Steel Incentive Package - And John Correnti

by Lance Turner 2/1/2013 03:17 pm

In addition to a hard look at the AEDC's incentive package, we'd suggest a hard look at the man at the center of the Big River Steel deal, John Correnti.