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JOHN BRUMMETT: Coming up on the left

Subscriber onlyA lightly percolating question has arisen in Arkansas politics. It's whether a young Democrat named Conner Eldridge might actually make a race of his challenge to U.S. Sen. John Boozman. Continue reading...

BRUMMETT ONLINE: Life in this neighborhood

Subscriber onlyThe University of Arkansas in Fayetteville could aspire to be Vanderbilt. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: One more step forward

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Bar Association's House of Delegates moved the state closer Friday to a nobly challenging undertaking. Continue reading...

Ol' Bubba Trump

Subscriber onlyI told Bubba McCoy that, frankly, I was jealous. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: An inconceivable something

Subscriber onlyThe Washington Post put a flawed headline on an online post Monday morning about statements Donald Trump had made in television interviews minutes earlier. Continue reading...

Brummett online: For reason and sanity

The Orlando horror proved a bloody battleground of American political and cultural warfare. Continue reading...

The cards we're dealt

Subscriber onlyLast week the Arkansas Democratic Party announced that former President Bill Clinton will speak at the Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner on Friday, July 15, at the Verizon Arena. Continue reading...

Collateral damage

Subscriber onlyEditor's note: This is an updated and revised version of a column first appearing online-only Wednesday. Continue reading...

Essential courtesy

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Bar Association's Task Force on Maintaining a Fair and Impartial Judiciary asserts by its name that the state already has a fair and impartial judiciary. Continue reading...

Brummett online: Collateral damage

Subscriber onlyU.S. Sen. Tom Cotton held up the nomination as ambassador to the Bahamas of a woman he believed to be perfectly admirable. Continue reading...

Once more with feeling

Subscriber onlyDonald Trump is essentially a scam artist, self-confessed. Continue reading...

Smart enough to know

Subscriber onlyIs a task force of the Arkansas Bar Association saying the voters of Arkansas are too stupid to elect members of the state Supreme Court? Continue reading...

Revenue roulette

Subscriber onlyWhen the politicians tell you they have given you something for nothing, they probably haven't. Continue reading...

BRUMMETT ONLINE: The mess at the Mansion

Subscriber onlyLet’s delve into the Governor’s Mansion brouhaha, which of course is not a big issue in the grand scheme. Continue reading...

JOHN BRUMMETT: The kid's all right

Subscriber onlyOnce I was speaking in Conway at a roast of former state Sen. Gilbert Baker, at the time my favorite Republican, a designation I always try to keep in my collection. Continue reading...

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