Arkansas' Highway Commission has selected a new chairman. The selection of John Ed Regenold now, rather than when his predecessor's term ends in January, allows him to begin formal preparations for the 2013 legislative session.
Two Arkansas congressmen and the state's lieutenant governor are backing Marco Rubio for the Republican presidential nomination, throwing their support behind the U.S. senator from Florida two days after former Gov. Mike Huckabee ended his White House bid.
A Little Rock attorney has filed complaints with the Arkansas Ethics Commission against Attorney General Leslie Rutledge and State Treasurer Dennis Milligan for helping Mike Huckabee in his bid for the White House.
Arkansas election season officially began yesterday, with candidates for some key races filing paperwork at the state Capitol. Among them, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee, who's seeking the Republican presidential nomination.
Roughly a year after Republicans completed their sweep of statewide offices in Arkansas, the 2016 campaign begins officially in the state Monday with the start of the one-week filing period for candidates.