Tagged: 2014 gubernatorial election

Debra Hobbs Leaves Gubernatorial Race To Run for Lt. Gov.

by Associated Press 2/12/2014 4:11 pm

The Republican legislator announced Wednesday the lieutenant governor's office fits her agenda best. She says she wanted to work for government accountability, economic prosperity and post-secondary education.

Mike Ross Set to Announce Run for Arkansas Governor's Seat

by Associated Press 4/15/2013 7:55 pm

Former U.S. Rep. Mike Ross will announce this week that he's seeking the Democratic nomination for Arkansas governor, joining a race that he had earlier ruled out for the state's top office, a spokesman told The Associated Press on Monday.

Republican Curtis Coleman Announces Bid for Governor

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 2/21/2013 12:55 pm

Little Rock businessman Curtis Coleman has joined the race for the Arkansas Republican gubernatorial nomination, laying out an agenda that includes tax cuts and using public dollars to send students to private schools.

Asa Hutchinson Expects To Run for Governor in 2014

by Associated Press 1/4/2013 11:34 am

Former U.S. Rep. Asa Hutchinson said Friday that he fully expects to run for Arkansas governor in 2014, the first Republican to join the race for the state's top office. Hutchinson said he planned to make his bid official after finishing his work on a National Rifle Association effort aimed at putting armed guards in schools around the country.