Tagged: dennis milligan

Lawyer Sues Dennis Milligan Over Shoving Match

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 3/22/2016 6:25 am

Little Rock attorney Luther Sutter filed a civil lawsuit against the Arkansas state treasurer Monday over a disagreement last month that turned into a shoving match.

Panel to Investigate Milligan, Rutledge Iowa Campaign Trips

by Associated Press 2/18/2016 12:52 pm

A Little Rock attorney says the Arkansas Ethics Commission has opened an investigation into whether the state's attorney general and treasurer committed ethics violations by campaigning in Iowa last month for former Gov. Mike Huckabee as part of his now-suspended presidential campaign.

Be Like Teddy — Just a Little (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 2/15/2016 12:00 am

Some politicians are like the bear in The Revenant. Others are more like teddy bears at heart.

Lawyer Appeals Ethics Panel's Decision on Arkansas Treasurer

by Associated Press 2/11/2016 3:56 pm

Little Rock attorney Matt Campbell has filed a circuit court petition challenging the Arkansas Ethics Commission's recent decision on a complaint he filed against Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan.

Dennis Milligan Calls Police After Scuffle with Attorney

by Associated Press 2/10/2016 7:01 am

Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan says he will seek charges against an attorney for a former employee after he and the attorney had a physical altercation.

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.