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  • Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Hot Springs, listens to discussion of Arkansas' plan that uses Medicaid funds to buy private insurance for the poor on the House floor at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Tuesday, March 4, 2014. The measure, opposed by Westerman, passed in the House Tuesday. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

    2 seeking GOP nomination for congressional seat

    The two Republicans running for a south Arkansas congressional seat are campaigning on a promise to repeal the federal health care overhaul if elected, but have tangled over who has the best credentials to fight a law they both deride as "Obamacare."


  • Ark. legislator files insurance penalty bill

    Two Arkansas legislators say they want to shield businesses from federal penalties if their operations don't fully comply with the nation's health care law.


  • Rep. Bruce Westerman, R-Hot Springs,attends a meeting of the House Rules Committee at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2014. The committee recommended that Westerman and another House member running for Congress be allowed to raise campaign funds during next month's legislative session. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

    Arkansas panel recommends fundraising exception

    An Arkansas House panel recommended Wednesday that two members running for Congress be allowed to raise campaign funds during next month's session, but stopped short of calling for an end to the fundraising ban for other representatives.


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