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Bill Clinton Speaks on Presidential Library, Economic Future at LR Chamber Meeting

by Lee Hogan 12/4/2014 2:15 pm

Former President Bill Clinton told the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce that the Clinton Presidential Center and its impact is a good model for economic growth in the state.

Giving to Clinton Foundation Nearly Tripled From 2012 to 2013

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 11/20/2014 7:21 am

Contributions and grants to the tax-exempt foundation that former President Bill Clinton operates with his family grew nearly threefold between 2012 and 2013, tax records show.

Report: Clinton Presidential Center Boosts Downtown Economy, Tourism

by Lee Hogan 11/19/2014 3:10 pm

Ten years since its construction, the $165 million Clinton Presidential Center has more than covered its cost.

Photos: Inside the Celebrate 10 Event at the Clinton Library

by Lance Turner 11/17/2014 11:16 am

Arkansas Business' sister publication, Little Rock Soirée, goes inside the star-studded celebration marking the 10th anniversary of the Clinton Presidential Library.

Bill Clinton Surprised by Midterm Losses

by Ken Thomas, The Associated Press 11/16/2014 9:37 am

Former President Bill Clinton said Saturday that Democrats lacked a "national advertising campaign" in the recent midterm elections and that he's surprised many Senate races were not closer.

Clinton Alums Remember the Past, Look to Future

by Associated Press 11/14/2014 3:09 pm

Former President Bill Clinton's political family reunited in Arkansas Friday, reminiscing about his two terms in office and relishing the prospect of a first for Hillary Rodham Clinton.

Clinton Library Plans 10th Anniversary Events

by Associated Press 11/14/2014 10:29 am

The Clinton Presidential Center is planning a series of events beginning Friday to mark the 10th anniversary of the opening of the presidential library in downtown Little Rock.

William H. Bowen Dead at 91; Funeral Details Released

by Gwen Moritz 11/13/2014 11:38 am

William H. Bowen — lawyer, banker and political adviser — died Wednesday at age 91. The funeral is scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday at First United Methodist Church in Little Rock.

Farewell to Democratic Tradition (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 11/5/2014 4:38 pm

Dale Bumpers, David Pryor, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, Blanche Lincoln and Mark Pryor. Arkansas Business political columnist Blake Rutherford confronts the Republican wave of 2014.

Bill Clinton Makes Last-Ditch Case for Dems in Arkansas

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/2/2014 2:04 pm

Former President Bill Clinton is criticizing conservative groups targeting Democratic hopefuls in his home state as he kicks off a tour to prevent a GOP takeover in Tuesday's election in Arkansas.

#ARPX: What to Watch on Election Day (Robert Coon & Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Robert Coon, Blake Rutherford and Lance Turner 10/29/2014 4:01 pm

It's the penultimate Arkansas Business #ARPX column of 2014! Before next week’s post-election wrap-up, we’ve once again asked Robert Coon and Blake Rutherford to weigh in on what we’ve seen — and will seen — in these final days of the midterm campaign.

Clintonmania vs. Huckapalooza in Arkansas Contests

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 10/26/2014 8:33 pm

In the rock-star world of Arkansas politics, it's Clintonmania vs. Huckapalooza.

The Clintons: Democrats' 2014 Super Surrogates

by Associated Press 10/22/2014 10:59 am

Defending their allies, Bill and Hillary Clinton are barnstorming the country for Democrats struggling through a bleak campaign season in states where President Barack Obama is deeply unpopular.

Clinton Family Remembers Oscar de la Renta

by Lance Turner 10/21/2014 9:44 am

Iconic fashion designer Oscar de la Renta, whose work was exhibited at the Clinton Presidential Library last year, died at 82. The Clinton family has issued a statement about his life and legacy.

Arkansas Democrats Calling, Again, on Bill Clinton

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/14/2014 2:01 pm

Arkansas Democrats are again enlisting their favorite political son to fend off a Republican drive to claim a U.S. Senate seat and other top offices, announcing Tuesday that former President Bill Clinton will return to the state to campaign for the second time this month.

Clinton Papers on Monica Lewinsky, Others Released

by Associated Press 10/10/2014 2:52 pm

The White House strategy to defend President Bill Clinton against the political fallout of his affair with intern Monica Lewinsky is detailed in documents the National Archives released Friday, part of a batch of records that might shed light on painful chapters in Hillary Rodham Clinton's life as she ponders another bid for the presidency.

In Conway, Bill Clinton Asks Arkansas Voters to Avoid Protest Vote

by Associated Press 10/6/2014 2:06 pm

Former President Bill Clinton is urging Arkansas voters to not use the midterm election as a protest vote against the White House as he kicks off a series of rallies to help Democrats in his home state.

Bill Clinton to Lead Rallies in Conway, Jonesboro

by Associated Press 10/6/2014 11:32 am

Former President Bill Clinton is headlining a series of rallies around the state this week to drum up support for Arkansas Democrats.

Eric Holder, Bill Clinton to Address Leaders in Little Rock

by Associated Press 10/3/2014 3:51 pm

Former President Bill Clinton and outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder are scheduled to address a group of mayors and police chiefs gathering in Little Rock next week to discuss race and community policing.

Hillary Clinton Plans Midterm Campaign Push for Democrats

by Associated Press 10/3/2014 3:23 pm

Hillary Rodham Clinton is lending her name and support to a half-dozen key midterm races for the Senate and several for governor as she considers another White House bid in 2016.