by Zack Ford Posted on February 24, 2015 Updated: February 25, 2015
Thanks to the silence of businesses, a new law prevent Arkansas municipalities from passing ordinances protecting LGBT people from discrimination.
by Josh Israel Posted on February 16, 2015 Updated: February 17, 2015
The Arkansas State Chamber of Commerce takes "no position on that piece of legislation."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on January 30, 2015 Updated: January 30, 2015
Lead an army to kill thousands in defense of slavery -- get your own holiday in Arkansas.
by Zack Ford Posted on November 25, 2014
A federal judge has ruled against Arkansas's marriage ban, but the state Supreme Court could resolve the question sooner.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on November 7, 2014 Updated: November 7, 2014
"Throughout history, it has been extremely problematic to have the majority vote on the rights of the minority," said Fayetteville, Arkansas resident Anne Shelley.
by Jeff Spross Posted on November 6, 2014
Tuesday's midterm elections opened up a host of state-level green energy policies to GOP attacks. But they also put a climate hawk into the governor's office of the country's third-largest carbon emitter.
by Kira Lerner Posted on October 16, 2014
He compared the voter ID law to the requirement that airport travelers show ID before boarding a plane.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 16, 2014 Updated: November 4, 2014
One low-wage employee told ThinkProgress some of his coworkers sell drugs on the side to make ends meet.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 15, 2014 Updated: October 16, 2014
The law disenfranchised thousands of eligible voters during the May primary.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on October 15, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
"Many people were happy with their coverage under the high risk pool, before it was eliminated," Tom Cotton said.