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Lawmakers Consider Bills to Shed Light on Contracts, Spending

by Chuck Bartels, The Associated Press 6/18/2014 5:12 pm

Members of a legislative panel on Wednesday looked at ways to expand Arkansas' open records law so taxpayers can find out more about spending in government contracts and possibly get access to other financial records now held in secret.

House Advances Arkansas Voter ID Legislation

by Associated Press 3/13/2013 3:42 pm

The Arkansas House has passed a bill that would require state voters to present photo identification before casting a ballot.