Tagged: bill clinton

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.

President Bill Clinton to Host Thea Foundation Inaugural Fundraising Dinner 'Into the Blue'

by Jess Ardrey 5/5/2015 3:50 pm

After hosting many a Thea Foundation event in D.C., it was time to bring the event home to Little Rock, and President Clinton is coming right along with it.

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.

Thea Foundation's Nick Leopoulos Sees Arts Playing Transformative Role in Students’ Lives.

by Todd Traub 4/30/2015 12:00 am

Nick Leopoulos, in his role as assistant director of the Thea Foundation, promotes the active side of art, using the foundation and its programs to help students not only enjoy the arts but to use them to improve the quality and level of their education.

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.

PHOTOS: Clinton Library's 10th Anniversary Celebration

by Jess Ardrey 11/17/2014 9:11 am

If you missed the party this weekend, don't worry. Soirée photographer Daniel Moody snapped a few photos from Saturday night's festivities at the Clinton Presidential Center.

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.

A Guide to the Clinton Library Anniversary Celebrations

by Jess Ardrey 11/15/2014 6:10 am

Little Rock, we've got a big weekend ahead of us.

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.