State politicians favor masks, diverge on mandates
"Mandatory masks might be unpopular. But sometimes leaders have to 'make hard decisions that are the right thing for the people that they serve,' Williams said... 'Each and every one of us should be modeling good behavior, including the president. He certainly has an enormous platform... of influence, and I think he should use it for good.'"
Nurse gives advice on sending your students back to school
“It’s about making sure that your children are getting the educational opportunities and preparation that they need to be successful in life, versus balancing the health of your family,” [Williams] said.
Trump Statistically Tied With Biden in Arkansas, Struggling With Independent Voters: Poll
"A new poll shows President Donald Trump's lead over presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden in Arkansas and his approval rating diminishing as he struggles with reaching independent voters. In the latest Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College poll, released Sunday, Trump statistically tied with Biden in Arkansas."
Poll: Independents dissatisfied with Trump, Cotton; Biden competitive in Arkansas
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"President Donald Trump and U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., are struggling with independent voters in Arkansas less than five months before Election Day. A new survey from Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College shows that Trump and Cotton have negative job approval ratings with voters, with independents giving them low marks by a double-digit margin."
Confederacy debate splits state's delegation; some are open to review of removals
"I agree with the Senate Armed Services Committee as well as NASCAR, elected officials across the county, business leaders, and the many others who have announced it's time to re-examine the tributes to those who fought against the United States of America in order to protect an economic system built on the enslavement of black people," Williams said in a written statement.
Congressional candidate hits governor for changing tune on absentee voting, urges action
“The number one responsibility of public officials is to keep people safe. Mailing in a ballot is far safer during a public health crisis than going to the polls in person, especially for those in high-risk categories.” Williams said.
Celeste Williams picks up Sen. Elizabeth Warren endorsement
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“I’m honored to have Sen. Warren in our corner,” said Williams. “Like Sen. Warren, I believe we must tear down the economic barriers that prevent everyday Arkansans in District 3 from reaching their goals."
“I’m honored to have Representative Garner support my campaign in this way. We share a common background and common goals for the state of Arkansas. We both want to provide people with the best opportunities to thrive – accessible healthcare, quality education, and fair wages.” Williams said.