Tagged: hillary clinton

Exit Poll: Arkansas Moderates Pick Trump, Democrats Want Insider

by Associated Press 3/2/2016 6:44 am

Independent and moderate voters and those who want a political outsider as president helped Donald Trump win Arkansas' Republican primary on Tuesday, according to interviews.

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.

Primaries to Reveal Arkansas' Political Direction (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 2/27/2016 12:11 pm

This week's primaries in Arkansas will reveal a great deal about the political direction of a state that's still adjusting to its role as a Republican stronghold.

Presidential Hopefuls Set Sights on Arkansas' Delegates

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 2/25/2016 6:41 am

The road to the White House this year runs through Arkansas, with four presidential hopefuls booking flight plans through the state as its primary approaches. State election officials are touting the visits as a sign lawmakers made the right choice in moving up the state's primary to March.

Early Primary Voting Begins as Clinton, Rubio Talk Abounds

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 2/17/2016 6:50 am

The presidential campaigns of Hillary Clinton and Marco Rubio touted their support in Arkansas on Tuesday as early voting began for the state's March 1 primary.

Hillary Clinton Campaign Deploys Husband Bill Carefully

by Associated Press 1/17/2016 2:55 pm

Bill Clinton promised voters in 1992 that they'd be getting "two for the price of one" if they elected him to the White House. Nearly a quarter century later, the duo is back — but not quite the same.

David Pryor Looks to 2016 Election, Recalls Times with Dale Bumpers

by Alexis Hosticka 1/6/2016 2:42 pm

David Pryor, the 39th governor of Arkansas and a former U.S. senator, spoke Wednesday at the Ron Robinson Theater in Little Rock about his friendship with Dale Bumpers, who died Friday.

Tom Mars Joins Friday Eldredge & Clark

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/8/2015 2:28 pm

Friday Eldredge & Clark of Little Rock announced Tuesday that Tom Mars will join the firm as senior counsel on Jan. 1.

Hillary Clinton Plans Arkansas Stop in Presidential Campaign

by Associated Press 9/17/2015 3:44 pm

Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton is planning a second campaign stop in Arkansas.

Earlier '16 Primary Changes Arkansas' Politics (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 6/1/2015 7:13 am

Arkansas' latest experiment with moving up the state's primaries could change the state's political dynamics, at least temporarily, in a way that detractors say won't be welcome.

Lawmakers Approve Moving Arkansas' Primaries to March

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 5/28/2015 3:23 pm

Arkansas lawmakers have given final legislative approval to move the state's primaries from May to March next year, a move that supporters argue will give the state a greater say in who the presidential nominees are.

Archives Show Hillary Clinton OK'd Tax Breaks for Nonprofits

by Associated Press 5/22/2015 7:44 am

As first lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton endorsed a White House plan to give tax breaks to private foundations and wealthy charity donors at the same time the Clinton Foundation was soliciting donations, recently released documents show.

Mike Huckabee, the Other Man from Hope, Opens 2016 Run

by Associated Press 5/5/2015 11:02 am

Declaring Tuesday that he can bring "the kind of change that truly can get America from hope to higher ground," former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee declared his Republican candidacy in the hometown he shares with former President Bill Clinton.

In Hope, Mike Huckabee Poised to Launch 2nd White House Bid

by Associated Press 5/5/2015 7:04 am

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee is preparing another bid for the Republican presidential nomination, eight years after his first run.

As Unrest and Arrests Grow, Hillary Clinton Evolves on Crime

by Associated Press 4/30/2015 7:14 am

Hillary Rodham Clinton issued an impassioned call for overhauling an "out of balance" criminal justice system Tuesday, using her first major public policy address as a presidential candidate to reflect on the recent unrest in Baltimore and push for an end to "the era of mass incarceration."

Hillary Clinton Already Uniting Prospective GOP Presidential Field

by Associated Press 4/13/2015 6:53 am

Hillary Rodham Clinton made no mention of her potential Republican rivals when kicking off her second campaign for president. They didn't share her restraint.

Arkansas Democrats Praise Hillary Clinton Presidential Bid

by Associated Press 4/13/2015 6:51 am

The head of the Democratic Party of Arkansas says Democrats across the state are excited that Hillary Clinton is running for president.

Hillary Clinton: HB1228 Should Be Vetoed

by Associated Press 4/1/2015 11:29 am

Hillary Rodham Clinton says the governor of Arkansas should veto a bill involving religious objections in her former state. She says it would allow "unfair discrimination" against gays and lesbians.

Peril, Promise of Clinton Candidacy Both on Display

by Associated Press 3/15/2015 8:48 pm

All the peril and promise of Hillary Rodham Clinton's expected presidential campaign played out in high relief this past week. In one hour, really.