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Election Central Daily Brief - Tuesday

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Here is a brief look at the latest news in Arkansas politics for Tuesday, July 22. More>>

GOP candidates applaud ruling against Obamacare

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Some Republican candidates are jumping on the opportunity to comment on Tuesday's rulings by two federal appeals courts that affect the nation's health care law. More>>

Witt endorsed by majority of county sheriffs in 4th District

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The Democratic candidate for Arkansas' 4th Congressional District seat has received the support of 26 of the 33 sitting county sheriffs in his district.James Lee Witt, the FEMA Director under former President Bill Clinton, announced the endorsement Tuesday."These individual endorsements mean a great deal to me. I have an enormous amount of respect for the law enforcement profession. These brave men and women put their lives on the line to protect our community. I am honored to have their supp... More>>

Election Central Daily Brief - Monday Video included

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In today's Election Central:Daily Brief more debate about proposed debates in the U.S. Senate race and candidates in the gubernatorial race to take part in a forum on Tuesday. More>>

Christie, Romney to stump for Hutchinson

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Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson is enlisting the help of former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney and New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie next month. More>>

Watch Talk Business & Politics as Roby Brock talks with Bill Kristol

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Watch Talk Business Politics as Roby Brock talks with Bill Kristol More>>

Watch Talk Business & Politics with Roby Brock interview Bob Williams

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Watch Talk Business Politics with Roby Brock interview Bob Williams More>>

Watch Talk Business & Politics with Roby Brock "Civil Rights Roundtable"

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Watch Talk Business Politics with Roby Brock "Civil Rights Roundtable" More>>

Still no consensus on U.S. Senate debate

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For months, Rep. Tom Cotton's campaign has asked Senator Pryor to agree to debate, initially proposing a series of five. Thursday, the Pryor camp did just that, accepting an invitation by the Fayetteville Chamber of Commerce. More>>

Election Central Daily Brief - Thursday Video included

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In today's Election Central Daily Brief the latestnews out of the U.S Senate Race including possible future debates. More>>

Issue 3

Term limits

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A lightly funded, lightly staffed campaign is underway to educate voters about the intent of Issue 3 on the November ballot. More>>

Stodola says he'll seek 3rd term as LR mayor

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Little Rock Mayor Mark Stodola says he's running for re-election this fall, saying he believes there's more progress to be done in economic development and other issues in Arkansas' most populous city. More>>

Ross raises more than Hutchinson in June

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Democratic gubernatorial nominee Mike Ross is reporting raising more than $296,000 last month, and spending more than twice as much as he brought in as he edged out Republican rival Asa Hutchinson in fundraising. More>>

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  • Arrest linked to gun used after Boston bombings

    Arrest linked to gun used after Boston bombings

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:17 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:17:13 GMT
    A man believed to have provided the gun used by Boston Marathon bombing suspects to kill a university police officer has been arrested on drug and weapon charges.More >>
    It has been one of the lingering questions since the dramatic manhunt that gripped the Boston area in the days after the marathon bombings: Where did the suspects get the gun that authorities say they used to kill a...More >>
  • House GOP: Send National Guard, speed removals

    House GOP: Send National Guard, speed removals

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:11 AM EDT2014-07-23 14:11:19 GMT
    Senate Democrats and House Republicans are moving separately to slash President Barack Obama's $3.7 billion emergency spending request for the southern border, but they're unlikely to end up with a deal...More >>
    House Republicans want to send National Guard personnel to the nation's southern border to speed removal of unaccompanied young migrants.More >>
  • Kerry cites progress in Gaza cease-fire talks

    Kerry cites progress in Gaza cease-fire talks

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:24 AM EDT2014-07-23 13:24:37 GMT
    U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has flown into Israel's main airport despite a Federal Aviation Administration ban as he continues to push a cease-fire between Israel and Hamas.More >>
    Offering the first glimmer of hope for a Gaza cease-fire, the United States on Wednesday said negotiations to broker a truce between Israel and Hamas militants are making some progress even if an end to more than two weeks...More >>

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  • Conway father hopes "public shaming" helps educate youth on drugs

    Conway father hopes "public shaming" helps educate youth on drugs

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 6:46 PM EDT2014-07-22 22:46:16 GMT
    CONWAY (KATV) – It’s an in-your-face sign that’s turning heads near the University of Central Arkansas campus. The sign is being held by a father in mourning, calling out kids who he said could have saved his son from overdosing on prescription drugs. More >>
    CONWAY (KATV) – It’s an in-your-face sign that’s turning heads near the University of Central Arkansas campus. The sign is being held by a father in mourning, calling out kids who he said could have saved his son from overdosing on prescription drugs. More >>
  • Man released from prison after more than 11 years, sues state over conviction

    Man released from prison after more than 11 years, sues state over conviction

    Man released from prison after more than 11 years, sues state over conviction

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:00 PM EDT2014-07-23 02:00:24 GMT
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV)--A man spent 11 ½ years in prison, but was released after Special Prosecutor, Larry Jegley, dropped the charges against him in 2010.More >>
    LITTLE ROCK (KATV)--A man spent 11 ½ years in prison, but was released after Special Prosecutor, Larry Jegley, dropped the charges against him in 2010.More >>
  • Authorities say grandfather/grandson argument ends in shooting in Garland County

    Authorities say grandfather/grandson argument ends in shooting in Garland County

    Wednesday, July 23 2014 12:17 AM EDT2014-07-23 04:17:50 GMT
    One person has been injured in a shooting in Hot Springs Village.More >>
    One person has been injured in a shooting in Hot Springs Village.More >>