Archive for April, 2016

Candidate Spotlight: Lesa Wolfe Crowell

Candidate Spotlight: Lesa Wolfe Crowell

Lesa Wolfe Crowell, a former law enforcement officer and Army paratrooper, is  running for State Representative, District 73. Lesa works hard to protect her community. Serving as a parole officer for nine years with Arkansas Community Correction, she was responsible for tracking and investigating sex offenders, methamphetamine dealers, and arrested parole violators. A veteran of […]

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House Dems Statement on Arkansas Works

House Dems Statement on Arkansas Works

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 21, 2016 CONTACT: Taylor Riddle PHONE: 870-926-1656 EMAIL: riddlear1@gmail.com STATEMENT FROM REPRESENTATIVE MICHAEL JOHN GRAY Arkansas House Minority Leader Responds to the Passage of SB121 LITTLE ROCK, ARK.- Arkansas House of Representatives Minority Leader Michael John Gray (Dist. 47- Augusta) released the following statement concerning the passage of the Department of […]

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Candidate Spotlight: Bill Rahn

Candidate Spotlight: Bill Rahn

Bill Rahn is running for State House District 39, which includes Maumelle and portions of North Little Rock in Pulaski County. A local business owner and attorney, Bill is a member of the Little Rock Regional Chamber of Commerce, the Maumelle Chamber of Commerce and Arkansas Bar Association. He is a former vice-chair of the […]

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Important Dates: Updated April 14, 2016

Important Dates: Updated April 14, 2016

CLICK HERE  to submit an event to our calendar! Thursday, April 14 Conner Eldridge Meet & Greet, Batesville, 5:30 p.m. Hempstead County Democratic Women’s Club Monthly Meeting, Hope, 6 p.m. Another Dem Watch Party, Little Rock, 8 p.m.   Friday, April 15 Kumpuris Distinguished Lecture Series: Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack, Little Rock Marriott, 6 […]

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Remembering Ray Thornton, Jr.

Remembering Ray Thornton, Jr.

We were very saddened this morning to learn of the death of our friend and accomplished statesman Ray Thornton, Jr. (1928-2016). A former educator, lawyer, attorney general, U.S. representative, university president, and Arkansas Supreme Court justice, Ray had a hand in drafting articles of impeachment against President Richard Nixon. Ray was born in Conway and […]

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