Special Projects and Political Editor
Della Rosa, Douglas hold slim leads
Benton County's Election Commission decided late Wednesday to recount ballots today from Tuesday's Republican primary. One race for the state House was won Tuesday by three votes and another by 12 out of 4,013 votes in those races.
BENTONVILLE -- Both state Rep. Jana Della Rosa of Rogers and Rep. Dan Douglas of Bentonville won their party's primary Tuesday, according to election officials.
Benton County lawmaker margins razor thin
First-time candidate Nicole Clowney won the Democratic nomination for Fayetteville's District 86 House race where she defeated experienced politician Mark Kinion.
First-time candidate Nicole Clowney won the Democratic nomination for Fayetteville’s District 86 House race where she defeated experienced politician Mark Kinion.
Attorney seeks trial delay to prepare for charges against bribery suspect
Indicted lobbyist Milton R. "Rusty" Cranford will face additional federal charges, according to a motion filed Thursday by his attorney.
Negative ads rely on voters’ snap judgment
All other things being equal, I will vote for the candidate in any particular race who is the subject of an attack ad. If they all are, I will cast my ballot for the candidate subject to the most vicious and misleading attack.
Indicted lobbyist Milton R. “Rusty” Cranford will soon face additional federal charges, according to a motion filed by his attorney Thursday.
Pulaski County Circuit Judge Mackie Pierce of Little Rock will preside over a lawsuit filed in Washington County by Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson seeking to ban negative campaign ads.
FAYETTEVILLE — Every circuit judge in Washington County recused this morning from the lawsuit to block negative campaign ads filed by state Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson, according to a letter to the state Administrative Office of the Courts.
An eight-months-long dispute over apartments going onto a 13-acre site on South Champions Drive goes to the City Council after gaining Planning Commission approval Tuesday for both a rezoning and a permit.