Friday, September 24, 2021

Very Bad Reporting On Both Sides: Pro- and Anti-Sales Tax Committees Referred to Ethics Commission

Both the pro- and anti-tax groups bungled their financial disclosures to an alarming degree.

Little Rock Mayor Touts Transparency, Blatantly Lies to Avoid It

Telling multiple lies to avoid providing public records? Not a good look, especially when those records show up.

Arkansas Law Aimed at LGBTQ+ Lets Doctors Deny Treatment to Unvaxxed

When you pass laws based on hate, you risk having those laws used to deny medical service to your unvaccinated constituents.

An Onion of Lies: Another Layer to Trent Garner’s Fictitious Mugging Story

Remember Trent Garner's lie about stopping a mugging? Even the details he made up don't make sense.

Sheriff Spends Thousands ...

The Cleburne County Sheriff spent nearly $8,000 to make a patrol car "patriotic." So much for self awareness.

Miles to Reimburse Before...

Bob Ballinger's wife tried to brush aside the post about his campaign spending. So we replied with seven questions for her.

Ham-Fisted Hubris: The Bo...

Ballinger's campaign finance reports are a case study in dumb grifting and reporting errors.

Benton County Sheriff Pay...

BCSO deputies attending a political fundraiser on county time, letting people use county guns, and giving away county ammo.

Missy Irvin Keeps Trying ...

Missy Irvin really, really wants to be liked.