Tagged: dennis milligan

The One-Way Test (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 11/16/2015 12:00 am

At virtually every meeting, Rotarians recite “The Four-Way Test of the Things We Think, Say or Do,” but I keep my mouth shut. I’m fine with the first two — Is it the truth? Is it fair to all concerned? — because those are my personal and professional goals at all times. But the parts about building goodwill and friendship and being beneficial to all concerned — well, the things I’m paid to think, say and do don’t always pass those tests.

Your Tax Dollars At Work (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

by Gwen Moritz 11/9/2015 12:00 am

When I saw that Milligan had taken it upon himself to buy an online financial education program for fourth-, fifth- and sixth-grade students, I immediately dismissed it as a political publicity stunt — the kind of thing he should have raised private money to do. After talking with him and his assistant chief of staff, Grant Wallace, for an hour, I still think so.

Ethics Panel Allows Dennis Milligan to Fix Campaign Complaints

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 9/23/2015 7:03 am

The Arkansas Ethics Commission has removed eight of the 13 allegations from its investigation of Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan after he filed more than a dozen revised campaign finance reports.

Ethics Commission to Investigate Complaint Against Milligan

by Associated Press 9/3/2015 12:36 pm

The Arkansas Ethics Commission will investigate portions of a complaint against Treasurer Dennis Milligan alleging violations in campaign expenditure reporting, use of government resources, hiring and other areas.

Lawyer Recuses from Representing Milligan

by Associated Press 8/26/2015 2:11 pm

A Benton attorney has recused himself from representing Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan in a potential ethics complaint investigation, citing a conflict of interest.

Ethics Complaint Filed Against Arkansas Treasurer

by Associated Press 8/20/2015 3:48 pm

Little Rock lawyer and blogger Matt Campbell has filed a 113-page ethics complaint against State Treasurer Dennis Milligan and several staff members listing 14 separate allegations.

Dennis Milligan Agrees to Mediation in Defamation Lawsuit

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 6/9/2015 4:19 pm

Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan and a staff member have agreed to mediation in a defamation lawsuit filed by a fired treasurer's office employee last month.

Cancer Nonprofit Refunds Donation from Arkansas Treasurer

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 6/9/2015 6:56 am

An official from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network confirmed Monday that donations from Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan and his deputy chief of staff were being returned because of questions about whether it was appropriate to accept the contributions.

Count on This (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 6/8/2015 12:00 am

A guy with as much government experience as Milligan — he was chairman of the Arkansas Republican Party and Saline County clerk — ought not to need quite so much runway to bounce around on before finally getting airborne.

Republican Committee Calls for Dennis Milligan's Resignation

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 6/1/2015 3:24 pm

The Jefferson County Republican Committee is calling for the resignation of Republican Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan.

Fired Arkansas Treasurer's Office Employee Files Defamation Lawsuit

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 5/28/2015 4:15 pm

A former employee fired from the Arkansas treasurer's office has filed a lawsuit against the treasurer's chief of staff, accusing his former boss of defamation.

Jason Brady to Return to Arkansas Treasurer's Office

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 4/29/2015 3:01 pm

A top deputy at the Arkansas treasurer's office will return to work Thursday after an internal investigation of campaign-related emails showed no wrongdoing.

Jason Brady Suspended From Arkansas Treasurer's Office During Email Review

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 4/27/2015 3:55 pm

A top deputy for Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan has been suspended with pay pending an investigation into allegations that he sent campaign-related emails while working as a charity's lobbyist.

Keep The Quality In ‘Qualified’ (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 1/19/2015 12:00 am

State Treasurer Dennis Milligan's decision to reduce the educational requirements for top officials in his office is disappointing.

Chief Justice Inaugurates 6 Arkansas Constitutional Officers

by Associated Press 1/13/2015 11:07 am

In ceremonies in the Arkansas House chamber Tuesday morning, a clerk read last November's election results before Arkansas' Chief Justice Jim Hannah swore in Lieutenant governor Tim Griffin and four others. Justice Jo Hart swore in Attorney General Leslie Rutledge.

Arkansas GOP, Dems Learn From Past Elections (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 5/25/2014 9:57 am

Republicans and Democrats won't agree on much in this year's election in Arkansas. But they both are on the same page when it comes to avoiding the mistakes that have plagued them in past campaigns.

Dennis Milligan is GOP Nominee for Arkansas Treasurer

by Associated Press 5/21/2014 7:49 am

A former head of the Arkansas Republican Party will be the GOP nominee for Arkansas treasurer in the fall.

Duncan Baird Announces Bid for Arkansas Treasurer

by Associated Press 7/31/2013 1:00 pm

State Rep. Duncan Baird says he's seeking the Republican nomination for state treasurer next year.

Arkansas Election A Test of GOP Momentum in State

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/4/2012 8:15 am

With control of the Legislature and a GOP sweep of the state's four congressional seats potentially within reach, Republicans in Arkansas are heading into Tuesday's election ready to test whether the party's momentum in recent years will break what had been a reliable Democratic stronghold in the South.