A Juneteenth Appeal To Unity From Nicole Hart

JUNETEENTH: A CELEBRATION FOR ALL By Nicole Hart // Vice Chair of the Democratic Party of Arkansas, Combat Veteran, Wife & Mother, Entrepreneur Juneteenth is now a federal holiday and that should be meaningful to all of us. It’s a recognition of the hard fought victory of emancipation after centuries of oppression — and it must also be a renewed …

Juneteenth Celebrations In Arkansas!

There’s a LOT of opportunities to celebrate Juneteenth this year. Take a look at some of the events being held throughout Arkansas by a host of organizations and communities. This year’s Juneteenth takes on an extra note of significance with Congress and the Biden-Harris administration officially recognizing Juneteenth as a federal holiday. So let’s get out there and celebrate! Elaine …

Our June newsletter is out now.

The ArkDems are hard at work getting our message out to the good people of Arkansas. View the newsletter with links here! ArkDems promote the American Jobs Plan Arkansas Democrats are working overtime to get our message out to the people of Arkansas. Democratic officials from across East Arkansas are making it clear that the I-40 bridge disaster is a wake …

AR GOP Silences Minority Voices On “Hate Crimes” Bill

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas is one of three states in the nation without a Hate Crimes Law. On Wednesday, an Arkansas Senate committee defeated Senate Bill 3 which would have created a hate crimes law. On Thursday, the Arkansas House Judiciary Committee advanced a bill that proponents are intentionally mislabeling as hate crimes legislation despite failing to garner a single …

Arkansas Democrats Launch Eviction Moratorium Hotline & Info Campaign

Arkansas Democrats Assisting Renters During COVID Eviction Moratorium   LITTLE ROCK — The Democratic Party of Arkansas, the Young Democrats of Arkansas, and members of Arkansas Renters United announced a new push to ensure that Arkansas families have access to the information they deserve during the CDC’s Eviction Moratorium. The effort includes the launch of a new hotline 501-647-1051 for …