Tagged: election

Arkansas' Independent Streak On the Line (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/4/2012 8:20 am

Tuesdays' election won't just be a test of whether Republicans can win control of the state Legislature and sweep Arkansas' congressional seats. It could also signal the end of the state's long-heralded independent streak.

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.

Mike Beebe: Outside Groups Have Misled Voters About Arkansas

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/3/2012 4:23 pm

Gov. Mike Beebe on Saturday accused outside conservative groups of misleading voters on Arkansas' record on education, jobs and taxes, as he and fellow Democrats made a final push to prevent a Republican takeover of the state Legislature.

GOP Likely to Hold U.S. House After $1 Billion Campaign

by Associated Press 11/2/2012 2:07 pm

You can do a lot with a billion dollars - but still not change much. This Election Day, it's likely to produce another Republican-led House that's little different from the existing version.

Outside Groups Spend Big on Arkansas Statehouse Races

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/31/2012 2:26 pm

The involvement of outside groups in the fight for Arkansas' Legislature, where Republicans are trying to win control for the first time since Reconstruction, is taking center stage during the final campaign days in a state where the presidential contest and congressional campaigns are mostly sidelined.

White County Ballot Mistake to Slow Election Results

by Associated Press 10/31/2012 8:10 am

Officials in White County say election results will take longer to tally next week because of a misprint on the ballot, which left Democratic state Rep. Tiffany Rogers' name incomplete.

Who's Winning, State by State, On the Electoral Map of the Presidential Race (AP Analysis)

by Associated Press 10/28/2012 2:41 pm

A look at the race between President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney for the 270 electoral votes needed to win the White House.