WASHINGTON — Advocates for stricter limits on corporate influence over political campaigns asked the FEC on Monday to review a policy at Wal-Mart Stores aimed at boosting manager contributions to its political action committee.
FORT SMITH — Officials with the U.S. Marshals Museum will break ground Wednesday on the estimated $50 million museum project in a ceremony that will be in commemoration of the 225th anniversary of the creation of the U.S. Marshals Service .
LITTLE ROCK — A debate between the major-party candidates for governor at times grew heated Friday, with Republican Asa Hutchinson telling Democrat Mike Ross he was being too sensitive and Ross asking if Hutchinson needed him to talk more slowly.
In a move that spells good news for certain abused children and adults, the Attorney General’s State Task Force for the Prevention of Human Trafficking presented a robust list of recommendations to a group of legislators sympathetic to the issue last week .
Fifty years ago, people talked about the amazing beauty of the mushroom clouds that developed after atomic bombs were detonated in tests. The brilliance, the wide spectrum of color visible, the graceful development of the cloud itself: It was a terrible beauty to be sure, but a beautiful sight just the same, and one seared into the memory of all who saw it.
The waning days of summer signal the beginning of a very important time in Arkansas: the fundraising season. Beginning the first week in September and running right through New Year’s Eve, many worthy groups will ask for your support through a variety of events. What we know about this community is that residents will help.