Tagged: conner eldridge

Arkansas' Deep Red Shift Poses New Questions (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/14/2016 6:56 am

If it wasn't already clear, Tuesday night sealed it: Arkansas is no longer Clinton country.

Eldridge Aims to Unseat Boozman in Arkansas US Senate Race

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/24/2016 7:02 am

Republican Sen. John Boozman's fight against Democratic challenger Conner Eldridge has drawn barely a fraction of the money and attention of the 2014 Senate race, when national groups and candidates bombarded Arkansas' airwaves with ads.

Boozman Portrays Eldridge as Gift From Obama in New Ad

by Associated Press 10/21/2016 3:11 pm

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman has launched his first negative ad against Democratic challenger Conner Eldridge, portraying the former federal prosecutor as a gift from President Barack Obama to predominantly conservative Arkansas.

Trump Questions to Linger for Arkansas Republicans (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/17/2016 6:51 am

Democrats signal that they will keep reminding voters of Republicans' refusal to disavow Donald Trump long after Nov. 8.

John Boozman Raises More Than $569,000 for Senate Re-Election Bid

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/12/2016 6:49 am

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman raised more than $569,000 over the last three months as he heads into the final weeks of his re-election bid in Arkansas, his campaign tells The Associated Press.

Eldridge Faces High Hurdle in Only Senate Debate (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/9/2016 2:07 pm

Trailing behind John Boozman in fundraising and name recognition, Conner Eldridge needs a high-profile flub or misstep from the incumbent Republican to change the dynamics of the race.

John Boozman Launches First TV Ad of General Election

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 9/13/2016 9:43 am

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman is airing his first television ad of the general election as he seeks a second term, a sharp contrast to a Senate contest two years that saturated Arkansas' airwaves.

Democrat Eldridge Brings in $288K in 2nd Quarter

by Associated Press 7/25/2016 10:35 am

Democrat Conner Eldridge reported raising $288,000 in the second quarter in his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat, about half of what was raised by incumbent U.S. Sen. John Boozman.

Boozman Raises $595K in Last 3 Months for Re-Election Bid

by Associated Press 7/12/2016 9:25 am

Arkansas Republican John Boozman says he's raised more than $595,000 in the past three months for his re-election bid to the U.S. Senate.

Conner Eldridge Tests State's Gun Stance in Senate Bid (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 6/26/2016 1:30 pm

With ramped-up criticism of Sen. John Boozman's vote against an effort to keep terrorists from buying guns, challenger Conner Eldridge is testing how much Arkansas' views of guns have changed since 2014.

John Boozman, Conner Eldridge Spar on Gun Control Measures

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 6/17/2016 7:31 am

U.S. Senate hopeful Conner Eldridge backs efforts to prevent suspected terrorists from purchasing guns as Sen. John Boozman's campaign accused his challenger of politicizing the shooting in Orlando.

Boozman, Eldridge Split Over Health Care at APME Forum

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 5/2/2016 7:09 am

Poor people on Arkansas' hybrid Medicaid expansion could still get coverage under a block-grant system if President Barack Obama's health overhaul is repealed, Republican Sen. John Boozman said Saturday.

Boozman Says $800K Raised Over Quarter for Re-Election Bid

by Associated Press 4/12/2016 1:41 pm

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman says he raised more than $800,000 over the last three months for his re-election bid.

Arkansas Democrats Pin Hopes on Anti-Trump Message (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/6/2016 4:32 pm

With the prospect of billionaire Donald Trump leading the GOP ticket this fall, Democrats in the state relish the idea of pinning the reality TV star to Arkansas Republicans.

Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump Win in Arkansas' Primaries

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/2/2016 6:28 am

Hillary Clinton won the Democratic primary in her adopted home state of Arkansas Tuesday, while billionaire Donald Trump claimed the Republican vote despite the state's top GOP leaders lining up behind his rivals

#ARPX: What to Watch In Today's Arkansas Primary (Robert Coon & Blake Rutherford On Politics)

by Robert Coon, Blake Rutherford and Lance Turner 3/1/2016 10:01 am

From the presidential race to implications for Gov. Asa Hutchinson, Robert Coon and Blake Rutherford to assess what we’ve seen — and will see — in the final hours of the Arkansas primary.

Boozman, Cotton: Next President Should Choose Scalia Replacement

by Associated Press 2/18/2016 6:56 am

Arkansas' Republican U.S. senators believe President Obama should not choose a replacement for the late U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and should instead leave the decision to the next president.

Boozman Raises $626K in Final Months of 2015, Doubles Eldridge's Haul

by Associated Press 2/1/2016 6:03 pm

Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman's campaign says he raised more than $652,000 in the final months of 2015, more than double the amount brought in by his Democratic challenger.

Boozman Touts Record on Military, Veterans with First TV Ad

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/27/2016 6:48 am

U.S. Sen. John Boozman touted his work on military issues Tuesday in the first television ad of his re-election bid, prompting his Democratic rival's campaign to accuse the Republican lawmaker of having a "lackluster" record on veterans.

Big Questions Loom Over Arkansas Politics in 2016 (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 12/28/2015 7:22 am

As 2015 comes to an end, Andrew DeMillo examines the issues and challenges likely to dominate Arkansas' politics in the coming year.