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Arkansas lawmakers meet for session on defense project

The House and Senate are set to convene Tuesday for the special session focused on the effort to help Lockheed Martin land the contract for its Camden facility. 

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Blunt pays Memorial Day tribute to veterans on Senate floor

Blunt also calls for better treatment of veterans at VA facilities. 

Missouri highway funding

Clock running out for Missouri transportation funding fix

The Missouri Department of Transportation faces a looming shortfall in fiscal year 2017, when the state will not be able to fully match federal money.

Arkansas treasurer settles ex-worker's civil-rights lawsuit

Employee claimed she was fired from her position because of her disability and in retaliation for a complaint she had filed.

Highway construction

Congress passes 2-month highway, transit aid extension

It's the 12th such temporary patch in more than six years, and a reflection of lawmakers' continuing lack of consensus on how to solve the nation's infrastructure financing woes.

Missouri election

Danforth makes $10,000 contribution to Parson campaign for governor

Former Missouri Senator is backing Sen. Mike Parson's campaign for governor.

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Parties to select candidates for special election in Christian County

Republicans and Democrats meet Friday to choose candidates for Sheriff. 

Christian County clerk announces special election for sheriff's office

Sheriff Joey Kyle resigned Thursday after pleading guilty to charges of theft inside his office.

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