Request Information & Proxy for June 1 State Committee Meeting

Democratic Party of Arkansas To Hold June State Committee Meeting WHAT: The Democratic Party of Arkansas will hold its Statewide Committee meeting. On the agenda for this meeting will be a general session with reports from all the Party Officers. Please expect discussion and voting on the following subjects: In addition, there will be three breakout sessions. Lunch will be …

Chairman Michael John Gray Welcomes The Crowded Presidential Field

Arkansans are going to have their plates full in the next election. There are more than 20 candidates running for President. That’s a lot of names, and a lot of positions and issues we’ll have to try and sort through. It’ll be tough to do, but it’s important that we make the time to study the issues, to learn what …

2020 Warning: Taking Away Your Right To The Ballot Amendment Process

There’s a new, serious threat to democracy in Arkansas that will take away people’s right to put an amendment on the ballot. But we still have a chance to stop it. HJR1008 would amend the Arkansas Constitution, and threatens to drastically scale back the voice of Arkansans through the ballot petition process. Republicans in the Arkansas Legislature voted to refer …

Democrats Score Victories In The Arkansas Legislature

Democrats passed a lot of good laws during this session of the Arkansas Legislature. Their good work goes to show that there’s never a good excuse for not getting something done. When it comes down to it, Arkansas Democrats have the power to deliver on some important issues. We showed you just a few of our accomplishments last week (see here)…and …

Democrats Deliver Big Wins In Legislative Session

It’s all but official, the 92nd General Assembly of the Arkansas Legislature is about to conclude its business at the state Capitol in Little Rock. The 24 Democrats in the House, and 9 Democratsin the Senate have done some good work, in the face of some tough odds. THE MINIMUM WAGE: Democrats in the Legislature successfully beat back multiple attempts to virtually eliminate the state minimum wage …