Arkansas - U.S. House, District 1

as of September 7

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Chad Causey

  • Democrat
  • Birthdate: April 7, 1976
  • Residence: Jonesboro, AR

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Rick Crawford

  • Republican
  • Birthdate: January 22, 1966
  • Residence: Jonesboro, AR

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Previous Results

    Arkansas U.S. House (2006)

    Candidate Party Votes %
    Marion Berry DEM 127,577 69.3%
    Stubby Stumbaugh REP 56,611 30.7%

    U.S. President: Arkansas (2008)

    Data reflect statewide results.
    Candidate Party Votes %
    John McCain REP 638,017 58.7%
    Barack Obama DEM 422,310 38.9%
    Ralph Nader IND 12,882 1.2%
    Bob Barr LIB 4,776 0.4%
    Chuck Baldwin CON 4,023 0.4%
    Cynthia McKinney GRE 3,470 0.3%
    Gloria La Riva SOC 1,139 0.1%

    district Election Profile

Source: Associated Press

Recent Analysis

Sep 7, 2010

Berry's Departure Gives GOP An Opening

This seat has not been filled by a Republican since Reconstruction, but the retirement of Rep. Marion Berry (D) gives the GOP an opening. The district was easily carried by John McCain two years ago. The Democrat in the race, Chad Causey, was once Berry's chief of staff. -Ken Rudin

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