LITTLE ROCK — If the current court challenge to Arkansas’ ban on same-sex marriage fails, the state will the first to buck a national trend that has seen similar laws struck down in state after state over the past 10 months.
WASHINGTON — The Obama administration has extended the review period for the Keystone XL pipeline to give agencies more time to assess the impact of a pending lawsuit in Nebraska as well as review a massive outpouring of public comment on the proposal.
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s proposal to cut $30 million from the Fulbright Scholar Program next year is drawing criticism from a biographer of the Arkansas statesman, who conceived the idea for a scholarly exchange in the wake of World War II.
LITTLE ROCK — The state Legislative Council on Friday approved a request from Gov. Mike Beebe to transfer up to $2 million from the state’s “rainy day fund” to the Governor’s Distinguished Scholarship program.
LITTLE ROCK — The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service said Thursday it will open a new public comment period in the near future on the proposed critical habitat designation for the Neosho Mucket and Rabbitsfoot mussels.