Chris Jones for governor campaign goes viral, raises nearly $600,000 in just two weeks

BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown — July 1, 2021 — The campaign for Arkansas’ first Black Democratic governor got off to a hot start by raising more than $575,000 in…

Little Rock native Chris Jones resigns from Arkansas Innovation Hub amid speculation of plans to run for governor

History-making gubernatorial gambit would include many Black-centric firsts in Arkansas BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown — April 2, 2021 — Dr. Chris Jones, executive director of Winrock International’s Arkansas Regional…