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Democrats' Hope to Flip the 2nd Fizzle with French Hill Victory

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/7/2018 7:14 am

With a candidate who talked openly about his cancer battle and his support for protecting people with pre-existing conditions, Democrats believed they had a chance to flip a central Arkansas congressional district in a solidly Republican state.

Democrats Hope to Flip House Seat in Solidly Red Arkansas

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/6/2018 7:14 am

Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill is trying to fend off a competitive bid by Democratic challenger Clarke Tucker in the election for the 2nd Congressional District.

Heated Congressional, Court Races on Arkansas Midterm Ballot

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 11/5/2018 6:49 am

A push by Democrats to flip a Republican-held congressional seat that represents the Little Rock area and a state Supreme Court race that has drawn heavy spending by a conservative interest group have drawn the most attention in Arkansas' midterm election.

Health Care on Sidelines in Arkansas 2nd District Debate

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 10/9/2018 7:12 am

Attempts to scrap the federal health care law have been the focus of Democrats' efforts to flip a congressional seat in solidly red Arkansas, but the issue was sidelined in the only debate between Rep. French Hill and challenger Clarke Tucker.

What Outside Spending in Ohio Could Mean for Arkansas (Heather Yates On Politics)

by Heather E. Yates 8/29/2018 1:28 pm

While it's difficult to forecast elections, there are some variables to watch ahead of the 2nd Congressional District vote, the most important being outside campaign spending.