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Stories with person: Asa Hutchinson
  • Arkansas panel: Keep Common Core for now as review conducted 
    Updated: Jul-30-15 1:43 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas should continue using Common Core but conduct a broader look at where to change and replace the education standards that have been criticized by some conservatives, a task force recommended to the governor Thursday.

  • Hillary Clinton tries to lift Democrats' spirits in Arkansas story has photos
    Updated: Jul-18-15 11:10 pm

    NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Returning to the state where she served as first lady for 12 years, Hillary Rodham Clinton tried to lift the spirits of Arkansas Democrats on Saturday night after recent losses that have turned what was once friendly turf for her party into decidedly Republican territory

  • Trump touts business background as he visits Arkansas story has photos
    Updated: Jul-17-15 10:13 pm

    HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas - Donald Trump showed no signs of backing down from his heated rhetoric as the businessman brought his presidential campaign to Arkansas on Friday, vowing to be the "greatest job-producing president that God ever created" and promising to win the Hispanic vote despite his controversial remarks on immigration.

  • Hillary Clinton returns to Arkansas, now behind GOP lines 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 1:47 am

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - As she ramps up her presidential campaign, Hillary Rodham Clinton is returning this weekend to a state that's part of her home territory - a place she's so well known her name adorns landmarks including the national airport and a children's library.

  • Arkansas governor says Trump welcome despite remarks 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 6:23 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Wednesday he disagrees with Donald Trump's controversial comments regarding immigrants, but says the businessman and presidential hopeful is still welcome at the state GOP's fundraiser this weekend.

  • Arkansas governor names Morgan to Game and Fish Commission 
    Updated: Jul-15-15 5:35 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday named a retired car dealer to the independent panel that regulates hunting and fishing in the state.

  • Groups call for Hindu, vegan displays at Arkansas Capitol story has photos
    Updated: Jul-07-15 4:35 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Capitol lawn could soon get crowded: Existing statues that honor Confederate soldiers, fallen firefighters and the nine black children who integrated Little Rock Central High School might be joined shortly by tributes for vegans, a monkey-faced deity and a cloven-hooved demon.