AR Legislature Week Three: Weekend Of Action

This weekend really matters. These are some of the last hours we have to stop Stand Your Ground from becoming the law of the land in Arkansas — we need you to organize with us this weekend. Meanwhile, some bad bills restricting voting rights, reproductive rights, and the parole re-entry system are advancing in the Legislature. But we’ve also got some good news for Arkansas Democrats… Stand Your …

Join The Fight! Push Back Against Sarah Huckabee-Sanders

Join the fight and push back against Sarah Huckabee-Sanders and the legacy of Trumpism. Arkansas is at the heart of the battle for the future of Trumpism in America. Trump’s former spokesperson is running for Governor of Arkansas and we’ve got a message for her and the rest of the Trump Family Syndicate: not here, not anywhere. This election is …

Race To The Bottom: Sarah Huckabee-Sanders Enters Governor’s Race

LITTLE ROCK — Republican candidate Sarah Huckabee-Sanders announced her candidacy for Governor on Monday. “Republican candidates continue their race to the bottom, using fear mongering and hateful rhetoric to try and scare Arkansans. Democrats believe Arkansas deserves better. Arkansas deserves candidates that talk about investing in every community across this state, who understand that arguing about Washington politics doesn’t put …

Legislature Targets History: Banning Curriculums & Defunding Schools As Enforcement

Students in Arkansas are about to be banned from learning about the major social and political movements that comprise American history. A pair of bills by Rep. Mark Lowery (Maumelle) would prohibit schools and universities from teaching anything that involves race, gender, political affiliation, or any class of people. In particular, Lowery is seeking to stop students from learning about …

Arkansas Democrats Celebrate Biden & Harris

It feels good doesn’t it? Let’s say it together, “President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris.”  If you haven’t got a chance to watch yet make sure to catch up on Wednesday morning’s Inauguration events. Our nation is in good hands as we prepare for the arduous journey ahead. Watch here. Celebrate Together Tonight! Be sure to join us tonight —  Wednesday January 20th from …

Call To Action: Stand Your Ground Advances

This is our best chance to stop the Stand Your Ground bill from becoming Arkansas law. The bill passed on the Senate floor on Tuesday afternoon. It now heads to the House Judiciary Committee — where there is a good opportunity to stop the bill from advancing any further. We need your help to contact the right lawmakers on the committee. Contact These Committee Members …

AR Democrats Respond To Governor’s Address

LITTLE ROCK — Democratic Party of Arkansas Chairman Michael John Gray responded to the Governor’s State of the State Address on Tuesday and outlined solutions to make life better for Arkansas families. Chairman Gray called out the governor for setting a low bar when it comes to: raising and funding teacher pay; making broadband access not only accessible but affordable; …