Special Projects and Political Editor
Fighting old battles about the private option in health care will only benefit two Arkansas Democrats who helped create the dilemma in the first place, Rep. John Burris, R-Harrison, told conservatives Saturday. Continue reading...
NEW REPUBLICAN MAJORITY DIDN’T RIP OPEN HUGE REGIONAL RIFT BETWEEN AREA, REST OF STATE
House Speaker Davy Carter keeps getting plenty of buzz in the political press as a governor’s prospect. Some of it’s getting good, but I’m still not sold. Continue reading...
Missing Pay a Problem for Many
The Northwest Arkansas Workers Justice Center in Springdale recovered more than $500,000 in back pay for low-wage workers in the last five years, according to its records. Then the calls for help from professionals and business owners started coming. Continue reading...