LITTLE ROCK — News of a projected decrease in health insurance premiums, coming on the heels of the news that Arkansas has reduced its uninsured population by nearly half, has encouraged supporters of the private option as they prepare to push for another round of funding for the program.
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LITTLE ROCK — Anti-abortion groups rallied at the state Capitol on Friday and called on U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., to support a bill that would impose a federal ban on most abortions at 20 weeks or later into a pregnancy.
LITTLE ROCK — A proposed constitutional amendment that would allow alcohol sales in all 75 Arkansas counties will be on the Nov. 4 general election ballot.
LITTLE ROCK — The risk of an Ebola outbreak in the U.S. is minimal, but that isn’t stopping the Arkansas Department of Health from preparing for the possibility, the agency’s director told a legislative panel Friday.
WASHINGTON – Beatriz Salas stood outside the White House on Thursday to urge President Barack Obama and Congress to revise the nation’s immigration policies so that her family can be united.
FORT SMITH — A former state attorney general and Sebastian County prosecutor was appointed Wednesday as special prosecutor in the Rickey Dale Newman case.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama plans to place Arkansas Public Service Commission chair Colette Honorable on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
LITTLE ROCK — U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., announced Thursday the creation of Women for Pryor, a grassroots coalition that will seek to rally the support of women voters in the second-term senator’s tough election fight with U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, R-Dardanelle.
LITTLE ROCK — Springdale-based Tyson Foods said Thursday it has completed its $8.55 billion merger with The Hillshire Brands Company based in Chicago.
LITTLE ROCK — U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., on Tuesday called on his Republican election opponent to explain a 2013 vote against a bill that benefited Arkansas Children’s Hospital.