Arkansas - U.S. House, District 2

as of September 7

The Candidates

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Joyce Elliott

  • Democrat
  • Birthdate: March 20, 1951
  • Residence: Little Rock, AR

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Tim Griffin

  • Republican
  • Birthdate: August 21, 1968
  • Residence: Little Rock, AR

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Previous Results

    Arkansas U.S. House (2008)

    Candidate Party Votes %
    Vic Snyder DEM 212,303 76.7%
    Deb McFarland GRE 64,398 23.3%

    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%

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Source: Associated Press

Recent Analysis

Sep 7, 2010

GOP's Griffin Has Advantage In Arkansas

This is another district that gives the GOP an opening because the Democratic incumbent, Vic Snyder, is retiring. Joyce Elliott is an African-American state senator; Tim Griffin is a former U.S. attorney who has a sizable cash-on-hand advantage. -Ken Rudin

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