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Tim Griffin A Weapon For GOP, Target for Democrats (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 2/16/2014 12:59 pm

By seeking the lieutenant governor's office, U.S. Rep. Tim Griffin represents a formidable weapon for fellow Republicans in their quest to take over the state's top elected spots in November. But the two-term congressman also represents an easy target for Democrats as they try to prevent that sweep.

US Rep. Tim Griffin Running for Lieutenant Governor

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 2/13/2014 10:05 am

U.S. Rep. Tim Griffin said Thursday that he will seek the Republican nomination for Arkansas lieutenant governor, jumping into state politics just months after announcing his retirement from Congress.

Democrat Dianne Curry Drops Out of Lieutenant Governor's Race

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 7/31/2013 07:26 am

The president of the Little Rock School Board announced Tuesday she was dropping her 2014 bid for lieutenant governor and is considering a run for a central Arkansas congressional seat.

The Benefits and Perils in Running as Ticket (AP Analysis)

by Andrew Demillo, The Associated Press 6/24/2013 07:40 am

The Mike Ross-John Burkhalter ticket is a signal from establishment Democrats that they want a unified front as they try to prevent a full Republican takeover of Arkansas. But it poses just as many risks as rewards for the two as they seek the state's top two constitutional offices.

John Burkhalter, Dianne Curry to Run for Arkansas Lieutenant Governor

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 6/11/2013 03:29 pm

A member of the Arkansas Highway Commission and the president of the Little Rock school board announced Tuesday they're running for lieutenant governor.

Democrats' Race for Arkansas Governor in '14 Unsettled (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 3/24/2013 03:04 pm

Bill Halter and Mike Ross are moving closer toward what could be one of the biggest party fights ever for the state's top office.

The Other Shoe to Drop? Dustin McDaniel's Candidacy (AP Analysis)

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 1/27/2013 10:53 am

It was a surprising end to a campaign for the Democratic nomination that many believed was McDaniel's to lose.

Dustin McDaniel Affair Admission A Setback for Democrats for 2014

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 12/18/2012 12:40 pm

Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel, a Democrat and candidate for governor in 2014, admits that he had an inappropriate relationship with Hot Springs attorney Andrea Davis after court documents alleged a sexual affair.

Patio Home Plot Leads Way in Seven-digit Transactions

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/10/2012 12:00 am

CJ Pace Construction LLC, led by James Pace, bought 15.6 acres near the northeast corner of Cantrell Road and Patrick Country Road for $1.7 million.

Arkansas Candidates Already Preparing for 2014 Races

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/21/2012 01:54 pm

The 2014 campaign for Arkansas' top offices had already begun before voters cast their ballots in this year's election. Now it's about to go into full swing.

Multi-family Apartments Remain Hot Commodity in LR Area, NWA

by George Waldon 11/12/2012 12:00 am

Hundreds of new apartments have hit the Pulaski County market, and hundreds more are on the way. Favorable market conditions and available financing have kept the line of new projects growing and moving.