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A Cynical World (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 9/11/2017 12:00 am

The cynicism of our world was on full display last week when President Trump announced a six-month limit on former President Obama’s executive order known as DACA.

French Hill Outlines Tax Reform Priorities

by Lance Turner 8/2/2017 10:23 am

U.S. Rep. French Hill expects Congress to reconvene in September with a "unified approach" to tax reform crafted by the Trump administration and congressional tax leaders.

Democrat Gwendolynn Combs Seeks 2nd District US House Seat

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 8/1/2017 7:15 am

An educator and activist announced Monday she's running for a U.S. House seat in central Arkansas, becoming the second Democrat to launch a bid to unseat the district's incumbent Republican congressman.

Lindsay Burnett Named Executive Director of A-State Alumni Association (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 7/24/2017 12:00 am

Lindsay Burnett has been promoted from director of alumni relations to executive director of the A-State Alumni Association at Arkansas State University in Jonesboro.

Paul Spencer Running for 2nd Congressional District Seat

by Associated Press 7/13/2017 1:37 pm

A Little Rock high school teacher and political activist says he's seeking the Democratic nomination for a central Arkansas congressional seat.

Monty Baugh Takes Deputy Slot in Office of Attorney General (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 5/22/2017 12:00 am

Monty Baugh and Renae Hudson have accepted positions in the Civil Department of the Office of the Attorney General of Arkansas.

Comey Questions an Opening for Arkansas Democrats (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 5/15/2017 6:56 am

Arkansas Democrats may have an opening to put Republicans in an uncomfortable spot defending the president and the investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.

Arkansas Congressmen Vote for Republican Health Care Bill

by Associated Press 5/5/2017 7:57 am

Arkansas' four U.S. House members have voted for Republican legislation to repeal and replace major parts of the federal health care law.

Bill Targets Clean Line, Contrasting With Trump's Zeal for Infrastructure

by Kyle Massey 3/7/2017 9:30 am

Arkansas' congressional delegation backs a bill that would halt the $2 billion Clean Line project.

Arkansas Urology to Mark Work on New Surgery Center

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/15/2016 12:46 pm

Arkansas Urology of Little Rock will break ground on a $6 million surgery center.

FinTech Accelerator to Host Virtual Roundtable on Regulation

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 10/7/2016 11:08 am

The Venture Center's FinTech Accelerator will host a virtual roundtable on Oct. 26 via YouTube Live with Rep. French Hill (R-Ark.) and Rep. Ann Wagner (R-Mo.) over compliance and regulation in the financial technology and banking industries.

Clean Line Meets Resistance from Arkansas Lawmakers

by Kyle Massey 9/26/2016 12:00 am

Despite the promise of jobs and clean wind energy for Arkansas, the Clean Line has met resistance in court and from the state’s entire congressional delegation.

250 Attend HubX-Life Sciences Demo Day at Innovation Hub

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 7/1/2016 11:37 am

The demo day hosted by the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub in North Little Rock for teams that completed its first 13-week HubX-Life Sciences accelerator program attracted more than 250 people, including U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark.

In Little Rock, Alzheimer's Association President Calls for More Research

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 6/1/2016 11:27 am

Alzheimer's Association President and CEO Harry Johns says the number of those diagnosed with the disease is on the rise, as is the cost of care, and more federal research dollars are needed.

Arkansas Republicans Select 12 Delegates to GOP Convention

by Associated Press 5/2/2016 7:07 am

Arkansas Republicans have met in each of the state's four congressional districts to select 12 delegates to the GOP National Convention in July.

US House Approves Measure to Rename Perryville Post Office

by Associated Press 4/19/2016 6:57 am

U.S. Rep. French Hill says the U.S. House has passed a resolution to rename the post office in Perryville after an Arkansas native who was killed in the Vietnam War.

Another Misguided Rule From the Department of Labor (U.S. Rep. French Hill Commentary)

by U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark. 3/30/2016 11:26 am

U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., says businesses in Arkansas and across the country are set to be hit with an aggressive 113 percent increase in the salary threshold for overtime pay

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

Construction Could Start in 2017 on Wind Transmission Line

by Associated Press 12/21/2015 7:02 am

Officials with Houston-based Clean Line Energy Partners say construction could begin in 2017 on a planned 700-mile transmission line to carry wind-generated electricity across Oklahoma and Arkansas into Tennessee.

Jill Cox Named New District Director for French Hill (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/14/2015 12:00 am

Jill Cox has been promoted to district director for U.S. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark.

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