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Arkansas legislative leaders, both newly elected and reelected, look ahead to 2025 • Arkansas Advocate

The Republican supermajorities in both chambers of the Arkansas Legislature will see some changes and some constancy in its leadership in advance of the 2025 legislative session. Sen. Bart Hester, R-Cave Springs, will be Senate President Pro Tempore for another two years, while Rep. Brian Evans, R-Cabot, became House Speaker Designate last week with an […]

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Supreme Court to revisit whether Alabama legislature violated Voting Rights Act | #elections | #alabama

The Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in Merrill v. Milligan on Tuesday, a case over whether Alabama’s 2021 congressional redistricting map violates the Voting Rights Act. A federal judge in January ordered the state to draw a new map that includes two majority-black districts, holding that the state’s original plan, which only held one […]

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