1912 Arkansas State Flag Competition entries, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Our Mission

For AR People is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization that advances a responsible democracy in Arkansas by educating the public about issues that impact our daily lives and holding politicians accountable. We provide opportunities for Arkansans to speak up for their values - like transparency and accountability in state government - and build a stronger state that works for everyone.


For AR People is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization of Arkansans restoring fairness, transparency and accountability to our state government.


We develop and share messages and action ideas to build a stronger state government that works for all Arkansans.


Every Arkansan is invited to help us reshape our state into a place where:

  • All voices are valued regardless of the net worth of the speaker
  • All workers have the basic protections they need to be productive and healthy
  • Our government works for the good of all of us
Arkansas’s state motto is

"The People Rule"

But for too long, many of our state politicians have been operating in the shadows, prioritizing interests of the wealthy and powerful over interests of the people. They put partisanship and deep-pocket campaign donors ahead of us, the voters.

This is our state. We are fighting back.
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We’re building a stronger Arkansas by focusing on the things that unite us instead of divide us. You help every time you share our content, sign a petition, contact a legislator, make a donation and most importantly - when you vote.