Tagged: blanche lincoln

Arkansas Poll Offers Very Narrow Opening for Democrats (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/9/2015 6:49 am

The annual Arkansas Poll doesn't offer much immediate hope for Democrats. But it does suggest some very narrow openings that the party may be able to eventually capitalize on.

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.

Blanche Lincoln Joins Board of Alliantgroup

by Mark Carter 8/12/2013 1:59 pm

Former U.S. Sen. Blanche Lincoln was introduced Monday in downtown Little Rock as the newest addition to the team at Alliantgroup, a Houston-based firm that helps businesses identify and realize federal tax credits.

Mark Pryor's Bid Different Than Blanche Lincoln's (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 8/11/2013 3:34 pm

A two-term moderate Democrat in Arkansas faces an uphill re-election fight, battling an anti-Obama tide in a race that's turned into a key battleground for control of the U.S. Senate. The story sounds familiar, but the comparison may not go much further than that.

Bill Halter Quits Race for Governor to Avoid 'Divisive Primary'

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/29/2013 10:05 am

Former Lt. Gov. Bill Halter dropped out of the race for Arkansas governor Monday, saying he wanted to avoid a divisive primary with former U.S. Rep. Mike Ross for the Democratic nomination in 2014. Halter, who entered the race in January, told supporters about his decision in an email.

Democrats' Race for Arkansas Governor in '14 Unsettled (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/24/2013 3:04 pm

Bill Halter and Mike Ross are moving closer toward what could be one of the biggest party fights ever for the state's top office.

Group Led by U2's Bono Aims to Make Poverty A Priority in Election

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 10/27/2012 9:24 am

Amid political campaigns that focus largely on the state of the domestic economy, One, a non-partisan group co-founded by U2 lead singer Bono, is arguing that Americans don't have it so bad when compared to people in other countries.

Renee Gork: Now the Punchline of Jokes in Arkansas' Lincoln-Boozman Senate Race

by Lance Turner 8/20/2010 3:31 pm

Leave it to John Boozman's Senate campaign manager Sarah Huckabee to make the predictable, oh-so-current joke about L'Affaire Gork while taking a swipe at Blanche Lincoln.

U.S. Senate Democratic Primary Debate May 14

by Karen Martin 5/3/2010 4:52 pm

The Clinton School and the Political Animals Club will host a debate featuring the candidates in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 14 at the Statehouse Convention Center.

Arkansas Preservation Awards Honors Sen. Blanche Lincoln

by Staff 4/1/2010 12:00 am

The 2009 Arkansas Preservation Awards Banquet, held at the Little Rock Club, honored United States Senator Blanche Lincoln. The keynote speaker was Tom W. Dillard, head of special collections at the University of Arkansas Library; and the master of ceremonies was Stephen Koch, host of Arkansongs.