Tagged: bill clinton

First Conversation with Arkansas Governors Set for Saturday with David Pryor

by Lee Hogan 10/1/2014 2:16 pm

The Central Arkansas Library System is hosting the first talk in a series, Conversations with Arkansas Governors, on Saturday with former Gov. David Pryor. The series plans to sit down for an in-depth conversation with previous governors of Arkansas and the future governor of the state.

Bill Clinton to Headline Rallies for Arkansas Democrats

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/29/2014 7:41 am

Former President Bill Clinton will headline a series of rallies for Arkansas Democrats next week, lending a hand in the party's efforts to fend off a Republican takeover of his home state's top offices in the November election, party officials announced Monday.

Hillary Clinton in Iowa Stirs 2016 Speculation

by Associated Press 9/15/2014 7:25 am

Hillary Rodham Clinton, making her return to Iowa for the first time since the 2008 presidential campaign, implored Democrats on Sunday to choose shared economic opportunity over "the guardians of gridlock."

10th Anniversary Events Planned for Clinton Center

by Jill Bleed, The Associated Press 9/3/2014 10:30 am

A series of events is planned in Little Rock this November to mark the 10th anniversary of the Clinton Presidential Center and to recognize the major economic boost the former president's library has brought to the city.

Next Arkansas Governor Inherits Long-Time Delta Woes (AP Analysis)

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 8/17/2014 1:12 pm

The head of the Delta Regional Authority said a mouthful when he told a jobs conference last week that Arkansas' next governor would face a unique set of challenges after taking office in 2015. Unique? Yes. New? No.

Bill Clinton to Headline Arkansas Democrats Event

by Associated Press 8/12/2014 7:48 am

Former President Bill Clinton is headed back to Arkansas to raise money for the state Democratic Party.

Clinton Connected With Correnti To Lobby for Big River Steel Plant

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/28/2014 12:00 am

John Correnti, the man behind Big River Steel and this week’s Executive Q&A, thought he was being pranked when former President Bill Clinton called to lobby Correnti to put his $1 billion-plus steel mill in Arkansas.

On Marriage (Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Blake Rutherford 5/22/2014 10:28 am

Two weeks ago Pulaski County Circuit Judge Chris Piazza declared Arkansas' ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional, sparking a statewide debate about the future of marriage and its legal, political, religious and social implications.

Respecting The Presidency And What It Represents (Robert Coon On Politics)

by Robert Coon 5/14/2014 11:30 am

The world of politics is inspiring, engaging and sometimes all consuming. While being politically aware and active is fundamentally a good thing, there are times when we need to come together as Americans and put our political obsessions aside.

Arkansas Delegation Asks for Disaster Declarations

by Associated Press 5/5/2014 10:53 am

Members of Arkansas' congressional delegation are asking the Federal Emergency Management Agency and President Barack Obama to issue additional disaster declarations for areas of Arkansas hit hard by last week's tornadoes and flooding.

Bill Clinton Praises Mike Ross' Record at Fundraiser

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 5/4/2014 12:16 pm

Former President Bill Clinton praised Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross on Saturday as the best candidate to lead Arkansas, saying Ross is the only candidate with a proven record of working across party lines in Washington.

Archive to Release Clinton-Era Documents On Health Care Reform, Oklahoma City Bombing

by Associated Press 4/18/2014 11:26 am

The National Archives is releasing about 7,500 pages of documents Friday from former President Bill Clinton's administration.

Bill Clinton: James Lee Witt Would Bring Clout to Washington

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 4/6/2014 4:26 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 3:11 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 5:08 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.

New Clinton White House Records To Be Released

by Associated Press 3/14/2014 11:06 am

The National Archives is releasing another 4,000 pages of documents from the Clinton White House, including previously unreleased records related to Vice President Al Gore's 2000 presidential campaign and the 2000 recount in Florida.

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

by Blake Rutherford 2/12/2014 1:55 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.

Clinton Foundation Sets 2014 Health, Economic Goals

by Associated Press 1/22/2014 11:05 am

The Clinton Foundation has released its 2014 list of goals for improving health, education and economic conditions through programs in the United States and abroad.