Tagged: bill clinton

Hillary Clinton Campaign Deploys Husband Bill Carefully

by Associated Press 1/17/2016 2:55 pm

Bill Clinton promised voters in 1992 that they'd be getting "two for the price of one" if they elected him to the White House. Nearly a quarter century later, the duo is back — but not quite the same.

Former Governor, Senator Dale Bumpers Remembered at Service

by Associated Press 1/10/2016 7:17 pm

Former U.S. Senator and Arkansas governor Dale Bumpers was remembered Sunday by former President Bill Clinton and others for his public service, his wit and his role in ending the segregation of the school in his small western Arkansas hometown.

Dale Bumpers Death Marks End of Era in Arkansas (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/10/2016 3:54 pm

Dale Bumpers' death marks the end of an era in Arkansas and serves as a reminder of a not-so-distant time when voters could be won over by face-to-face politicking and impassioned speeches.

US Agencies Investigate Fire at Bill Clinton Childhood Home in Hope

by Associated Press 12/30/2015 5:27 am

U.S. authorities have joined the investigation into a fire that damaged the childhood home of former President Bill Clinton in Arkansas.

Arkansas Professor Who Helped Hire Bill Clinton Dies at 92

by Associated Press 12/24/2015 10:05 am

The University of Arkansas says longtime professor Albert Witte, who helped hire then-26-year-old Bill Clinton to the law school's faculty, has died at the age of 92.

Bill Clinton Home in Hope Nominated for Historic Places Register

by Associated Press 11/20/2015 10:23 am

The childhood home of former President Bill Clinton in Hope is being considered for placement on the Arkansas Register of Historic Places.

Bill Clinton Speaks at Library, Anne Frank Tree Dedication

by Alexis Hosticka 10/2/2015 1:14 pm

Little Rock is now home to two of only 11 saplings in the U.S. from the white horse chestnut tree that stood outside Anne Frank's secret annex — and one will now stand at the Clinton Presidential Center.

Bill Clinton to Speak at Anne Frank Monument at Library

by Associated Press 9/30/2015 2:18 pm

Former President Bill Clinton is speaking at the grand opening of an installation outside his presidential library honoring Anne Frank that will feature a sapling from a tree outside the building where she and her family hid from the Nazis.

Hillary, Bill Clinton Earn More Than $139M Between 2007-14

by Associated Press 8/2/2015 1:23 pm

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, earned more than $139 million between 2007 and 2014.

In Boys State Speech, Bill Clinton Says Compromise Valuable

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 6/5/2015 7:42 am

Speaking to the Boys State program that played a significant role in his campaign narrative, former President Bill Clinton on Thursday said compromise and finding ways to work with others despite divisions is a key part of America.

Red Jacket Ball to Honor Bill Clinton for Public Service

by Alexis Hosticka 6/3/2015 11:26 am

The City Year Little Rock Red Jacket Ball will honor former President Bill Clinton at the annual event at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Archives Show Hillary Clinton OK'd Tax Breaks for Nonprofits

by Associated Press 5/22/2015 7:44 am

As first lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton endorsed a White House plan to give tax breaks to private foundations and wealthy charity donors at the same time the Clinton Foundation was soliciting donations, recently released documents show.

In Hope, Mike Huckabee Poised to Launch 2nd White House Bid

by Associated Press 5/5/2015 7:04 am

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is preparing another bid for the Republican presidential nomination, eight years after his first run.

Email Issue Revives Old Questions About Clintons

by Julie Pace, The Associated Press 3/4/2015 6:50 am

Hillary Rodham Clinton is facing a new set of questions about ethics and transparency - the sort that have dogged her and husband Bill for decades.

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.