Arkansas’ GOP Gov. Hutchinson Admits That Banning Masks in Schools Was a Mistake, Calls Special Session to Reverse Bill

Gov. Asa Hutchinson on CNN's State Of The Union

The Delta variant is raging across the US and especially in Southern states. Many Governors in the South are doubling down on treating COVID as a culture war issue rather than a dangerous pandemic.

Asa Hutchinson is taking a different tack. The Arkansas governor has changed his mind after seeing how the Delta variant affects children differently than the original strain. read more

Sarah Huckabee Sanders Announces She Will Run for Governor of Arkansas

Sarah Huckabee Sanders, who commanded regular news headlines during her tenure in the White House as one of former President Donald Trump’s press secretaries, has announced she will launch a gubernatorial campaign to be governor of the state of Arkansas. Her father, Mike Huckabee, is a former governor in the state. Her run for governor was not unexpected; Trump had talked about the possibility in 2019. read more