Tagged: French Hill

Joyce Elliott Outspent French Hill on Ads

Joyce Elliott Outspent French Hill on Ads

Whispers

State Sen. Joyce Elliott, a Democrat, has conceded her loss to Republican incumbent French Hill in Arkansas’ 2nd District congressional race, but it wasn’t for a lack of advertising dollars. read more >

The Fourth Quarter (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

The Fourth Quarter (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

OpinionLegalEditor's Note

So much is going on that it’s hard to keep up. I avoid making predictions because I’m almost always wrong, so I’m going to comment on some things that have been sloshing around in my brain. read more >

As Marijuana Industry Beckons, Banks Just Say No

As Marijuana Industry Beckons, Banks Just Say No

Banking & FinanceHealth CareLegalCover Story

On one side is a new industry desperately needing local banking services. On the other side are bankers salivating at potential deposits and fee revenue. Between them is a federal government that outlaws marijuana. read more >

Hill, McHenry: CHOICE Act Will Help Community Banks, Fintech Startups

Hill, McHenry: CHOICE Act Will Help Community Banks, Fintech Startups

Banking & FinanceTechnology & Telecom

The priorities of two congressmen supporting the Financial CHOICE Act are to offer community banks on “off ramp” from Dodd-Frank regulations, better define systemically important banks and bring accountability as well as transparency to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. read more >

More CHOICE for Arkansas (Rep. French Hill Commentary)

More CHOICE for Arkansas (Rep. French Hill Commentary)

OpinionBanking & Finance

Community banks did not cause the 2008 housing and economic crisis. However, due to the regulatory creation of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform Act — Washington’s response to the crisis — small community financial institutions have borne the brunt of its effects. read more >

Aristotle Exec on Broadband Mission to Washington

Aristotle Exec on Broadband Mission to Washington

Technology & Telecom

Elizabeth Bowles will be on a mission April 21 when she flies to Washington, D.C., as a newly minted member of the federal Broadband Deployment Advisory Committee. She’s demanding technological equality for rural people. read more >

Only 1 of Arkansas' US House Races Draws Democratic Opponent

A former member of the Little Rock School Board is challenging GOP U.S. Rep. French Hill in his run for a second term in the House representing central Arkansas, while the three other members of Arkansas' all-Republican House delegation face no Democratic opponents this year. read more >