Tagged: political animals club

New Little Rock Superintendent Baker Kurrus Talks Plans for District

by Claudia Lauer, The Associated Press 6/24/2015 6:57 am

The lawyer hired to lead the school district now controlled by the state says he's cut about $12.5 million from the budget and made other changes since taking over two months ago.

Asa Hutchinson Predicts Advertising Onslaught

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 9/18/2014 7:37 am

Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson said Wednesday that Arkansas residents are about to be treated to something that voters in Iowa and New Hampshire see every four years — a barrage of political advertising.

Rutledge: More Transparency on Outside Groups

by Associated Press 7/16/2014 2:48 pm

Attorney general hopeful Leslie Rutledge says she supports requiring more transparency for organizations spending money on Arkansas races after she won the Republican nomination in a contest where she was targeted heavily by two outside groups.

Huckabee to Political Animals Club: GOP Infighting Hurts Party

by Associated Press 10/25/2013 9:34 am

Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee says he's worried that conservative activists are spending more energy targeting fellow Republicans than focusing on Democrats, a move he says will hurt the party going forward.

Debra Hobbs: Add Job Applications to Government Aid

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 8/20/2013 1:02 pm

A Republican candidate for governor said Tuesday that too many people "have learned how to work the system" and that she would want anyone receiving government assistance to also fill out a job application when applying for aid.

At Political Animals Club, Mike Ross Criticizes GOP Rivals' Tax Cut Plans

by Associated Press 8/16/2013 8:49 am

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Mike Ross is criticizing his Republican rivals for the state's top office, accusing them of pushing for tax cuts without explaining to voters how they'd pay for them.

Mike Beebe Welcomes 'Home Crowd' at Political Animals Club

by Mark Carter 1/16/2013 1:33 pm

The governor's appearance at the first Political Animals Club meeting of 2013 Wednesday at the Governor's Mansion was at times an exercise in popular culture -- Beebe indeed is a rock star in this state.

U.S. Senate Democratic Primary Debate May 14

by Karen Martin 5/3/2010 4:52 pm

The Clinton School and the Political Animals Club will host a debate featuring the candidates in the Democratic primary for U.S. Senate from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. May 14 at the Statehouse Convention Center.