Seattle Times - Democrat announces 2018 Arkansas governor bid

Originally published December 12, 2017 at 7:28 am Updated December 12, 2017 at 8:47 am

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The former head of a nonprofit group that recruits teachers to work in low-income areas said Tuesday he’s running against Republican Gov. Asa Hutchinson in Arkansas next year, the first Democrat to announce an uphill bid for the solidly red state’s top office.