David Clark, H.G. Foster projected winners in respective races

David Clark and H.G. Foster have won their respective races for Circuit Judge seats. Clark defeated Angela Byrd for Circuit Division 4, and Foster defeated Doralee Chandler for Circuit Division 5.

The two other Circuit Court races are currently too close to call.


Arkansas lawmakers say they’ll move quickly on tax cut plan

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas legislative leaders said Thursday they plan to move quickly on Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s $50 million income tax cut proposal, but said there are concerns among lawmakers about part of his planned tax break for military veterans.

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Watchdog to probe Comey’s, FBI’s actions before election

WASHINGTON — In yet another aftershock from the chaotic presidential campaign, the Justice Department inspector general opened an investigation Thursday into department and FBI actions before the election, including whether FBI Director James Comey followed established policies in the email investigation of Hillary Clinton.

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