“The List” is a guide to all candidates for state and federal elections in Arkansas in 2022, curated by the journalists at Talk Business & Politics. It’s a component of Notes from the Campaign Trail, a compilation of various political insider tidbits. “The List” is sponsored by Rx Catering.

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CONTENTS

Federal Offices
Arkansas State Offices
Arkansas State Senate
Arkansas State House

R-Republican; D-Democrat; L-Libertarian; G-Green; I-Independent

U.S. SENATE

Jake Bequette – R
Sen. John Boozman – R (incumbent)
Jack Foster – D
Natalie James – D
Heath Loftis – R
Jan Morgan – R
Dan Whitfield – D

U.S. CONGRESS

District 1
U.S. Rep. Rick Crawford – R (incumbent)
State Rep. Brandt Smith – R
State Rep. Monte Hodges – D

District 2
Quintessa Hathaway – D
U.S. Rep. French Hill – R (incumbent)
Conrad Reynolds – R
David Poston – R

District 3
Neil Kumar – R
Lauren Mallett-Hays – D
U.S. Rep. Steve Womack – R (incumbent)

District 4
U.S. Rep. Bruce Westerman – R (incumbent)

GOVERNOR

Anthony Bland – D
Ricky Dale Harrington, Jr. – L
Sarah Huckabee Sanders – R
Chris Jones – D
James “Rus” Russell – D
Supha Xayprasith-Mays – D

LT. GOVERNOR

Chris Bequette – R
Dr. Greg Bledsoe – R
Kelly Krout – D
State Sen. Jason Rapert – R
Attorney General Leslie Rutledge – R
Doyle Webb – R
Joseph Wood – R

ATTORNEY GENERAL

Jesse Gibson – D
Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin – R
Leon Jones – R

SECRETARY OF STATE

Anna Beth Gorman – D
Rep. Mark Lowery – R
Joshua Price – D
Secretary of State John Thurston – R (incumbent)
Eddie Joe Williams – R

TREASURER OF STATE

State Sen. Mat Pitsch – R

AUDITOR OF STATE

Treasurer Dennis Milligan – R

COMMISSIONER OF STATE LANDS

Commissioner of State Lands Tommy Land – R (incumbent)
Goldi Gaines – D

ARKANSAS SUPREME COURT

Position 2
Judge Chris Carnahan – I
Justice Robin Wynne – I (incumbent)

Position 6
Justice Karen Baker – I (incumbent)
Judge Gunner Delay – I

Position 7
Justice Rhonda Wood – I (incumbent)

ARKANSAS SENATE

District 1
Sen. Ben Gilmore – R (incumbent)

District 2
Sen. Trent Garner – R (incumbent, not seeking re-election)
Matt Stone – R

District 3
Sen. Charles Beckham – R (incumbent)
Steve Crowell – R

District 4
Sen. Jimmy Hickey – R (incumbent)

District 5
Sen. Terry Rice – R (incumbent)

District 6
Sen. Bill Sample – R (incumbent)
Matt McKee – R

District 7
Sen. Alan Clark – R (incumbent)

District 8
Sen. Stephanie Flowers – D (incumbent)

District 9
Sen. Keith Ingram – D (incumbent, not running for re-election)
Dorothy Cooper – D
Rep. Reginald Murdock – D

District 10
Sen. Ron Caldwell – R (incumbent)
Cliff Hart – D

District 11
Sen. Ricky Hill – R (incumbent)

District 12
Sen. Linda Chesterfield – D (incumbent)
Wil Cheatham – R

District 13
Sen. Jane English – R (incumbent)

District 14
Sen. Clarke Tucker – D (incumbent)

District 15
Sen. Joyce Elliot – D (incumbent, term-limited)
Rep. Fred Love – D

District 16
Sen. Kim Hammer – R (incumbent)

District 17
Sen. Mark Johnson – R (incumbent)
Rep. Spencer Hawks – R

District 18
Nick Cartwright – D
Sen. Jonathan Dismang – R (incumbent)

District 19
Sen. Dave Wallace – R (incumbent)

District 20
Sen. Dan Sullivan – R (incumbent)

District 21
Sen. Blake Johnson – R (incumbent)

District 22
Sen. James Sturch – R (incumbent)
Rep. John Payton – R
Ronald Laslo – R

District 23
Sen. Scott Flippo – R (incumbent)

District 24
Sen. Missy Irvin – R (incumbent)

District 25
Sen. Breanne Davis – R (incumbent)
Joe Pearson – R
Rick Harrell – R

District 26
Sen. Gary Stubblefield – R (incumbent)

District 27
Sen. Mat Pitsch – R (incumbent, running for State Treasurer)
Rep. Justin Boyd – R

District 28
Sen. Bob Ballinger – R (incumbent)
Bob Largent – R
Rep. Keith Slape – R
Jim Wallace – D

District 29
(New seat, no incumbent)
Jim Petty – R
Brad Hall – R
Warren Robertson – R

District 30
Sen. Greg Leding – D (incumbent)

District 31
Sen. Lance Eads – R (resigned)
Colby Fulfer – R (special election)
Lisa Parks – D (special election)

District 32
Sen. Cecile Bledsoe – R (incumbent, term limited)
Rep. Josh Bryant – R

District 33
Sen. Bart Hester – R (incumbent)

District 34
(New seat, no incumbent)
Peter Christie – R (Bella Vista Mayor)
Rep. Jim Dotson – R

District 35
Sen. Jim Hendren – I (incumbent, not seeking re-election)
Rep. Gayla McKenzie – R

ARKANSAS HOUSE

District 1
Rep. Joe Jett – R (incumbent, not running for re-election)
Steve Dixon – R
Jeremy Wooldridge – R
Teresa Roofe – D

District 2
Rep. Marsh Davis – R (incumbent)
Hazel Whited – R

District 3
Rep. Nelda Speaks – R (incumbent, not running for re-election)
Stetson Painter – R
Paige Dillard Evans – R

District 4
Rep. Jack Fortner – R (incumbent)
Bruce Emerson – R

District 5
Rep. Ron McNair – R (incumbent)
Jim Hall – R

District 6
Rep. Harlan Breaux – R (incumbent)

District 7
Rep. Josh Bryant – R (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Brit McKenzie – R

District 8
Rep. Austin McCollum – R (incumbent)

District 9
(New seat, no incumbent)

District 10
Rep. Jim Dotson – R (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Daisy Bonilla – D
Mindy McAlindon – R

District 11
Rep. Megan Godfrey – D (incumbent, not running for re-election)
Rebecca Burkes – R
Robert Fair – R

District 12
Rep. Gayla McKenzie – R (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Hope Hendren Duke – R
Jason Maxwell – R
Jay Oliphant – R

District 13
(New seat, no incumbent)
Greg Payne – R
Scott Richardson – R

District 14
(New seat, no incumbent)
Grant Hodges – R

District 15
Rep. John Carr – R (incumbent)

District 16
Rep. Kendon Underwood – R (incumbent)

District 17
Rep. Delia Haak – R (incumbent)

District 18
Rep. Robin Lundstrum – R (incumbent)

District 19
Rep. Clint Penzo – R (incumbent)

District 20
Rep. Denise Garner – D (incumbent)

District 21
Rep. Nicole Clowney – D (incumbent)

District 22
Brian Hester – R
Rep. David Whitaker – D (incumbent)

District 23
(New seat, no incumbent)
Kendra Moore – R
Jim Wilson – R

District 24
Rep. Charlene Fite – R (incumbent)

District 25
Rep. Bruce Coleman – R (incumbent)
Jody Harris – R

District 26
Rep. Mark Berry – R (incumbent)

District 27
Rep. Keith Slape – R (incumbent, running for State Senate)
James Loggins – R
Timmy Reed – R
Stephen Walker – R
Alan Yarbrough – R

District 28
Rep. Michelle Gray – R (incumbent, not seeking re-election)
Chris Beller – R

District 29
Rep. Rick McClure – R (incumbent)

District 30
Rep. Fran Cavenaugh – R (incumbent)

District 31
Rep. Jimmy Gazaway – R (incumbent)

District 32
Rep. Jack Ladyman – R (incumbent)
Rep. Brandt Smith – R (incumbent, running for U.S. Congress)

District 33
Rep. Jon Milligan – R (incumbent)

District 34
Rep. Monte Hodges – D (incumbent, running for U.S. Congress)

District 35
Rep. Milton Nicks – D (incumbent)

District 36
Rep. Johnny Rye – R (incumbent)

District 37
Rep. Steve Hollowell – R (incumbent)

District 38
Rep. Dwight Tosh – R (incumbent)

District 39
Rep. Craig Christiansen – R (incumbent)
Robert Griffin – R
Wayne Long – R

District 40
Rep. John Payton – (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Rep. Stu Smith – R (incumbent, not running for re-election)
Shad Pearce – R
Stacey Caplener – R

District 41
Rep. Josh Miller – R (incumbent)

District 42
Rep. Stephen Meeks – R (incumbent)

District 43
Rep. Rick Beck – R (incumbent)

District 44
Rep. Stan Berry – R (incumbent)
Dustin Morphis – R

District 45
Rep. Aaron Pilkington – R (incumbent)

District 46
Rep. Jon Eubanks – R (incumbent)

District 47
Wade Dunn – R
Rep. Lee Johnson – R (incumbent)

District 48
Rep. Gary Deffenbaugh – R (incumbent)
Ryan Rose – R

District 49
Max Avery – R
Rep. Jay Richardson – D (incumbent)

District 50
Rep. Justin Boyd – R (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Diane Osborne – D

District 51
Rep. Cindy Crawford – R (incumbent)

District 52
Rep. Marcus Richmond – R (incumbent)

District 53
Rep. Joe Cloud – R (incumbent, not running for re-election)
Matt Duffield – R
David Howell – R
Doug Skelton – R

District 54
Rep. Mary Bentley – R (incumbent)
Rose Roland – R

District 55
Rep. Spencer Hawks – R (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Matt Brown – R
Chris Corbitt – R

District 56
Rep. Steve Magie – D (incumbent)
Trent Minner – R
Kim Slaughter – R

District 57
Rep. Cameron Cooper – R (incumbent)

District 58
Rep. Les Eaves – R (incumbent)

District 59
Rep. Jim Wooten – R (incumbent)

District 60
Rep. Roger Lynch – R (incumbent)

District 61
Rep. David Hillman – R (incumbent)
Jeremiah Moore – R

District 62
Rep. Mark McElroy – R (incumbent)
Rep. David Tollett – R (incumbent)
Rep. Reginald Murdock – D (incumbent, running for State Senate)

District 63
Rep. Deborah Ferguson – D (incumbent)

District 64
Rep. Vivian Flowers – D (incumbent)

District 65
Rep. Kenneth Ferguson – D (incumbent)

District 66
Rep. Mark Perry – D (incumbent)

District 67
Rep. Karilyn Brown – R (incumbent)

District 68
Rep. Brian Evans – R (incumbent)

District 69
Rep. David Ray – R (incumbent)

District 70
Rep. Carlton Wing – R (incumbent)

District 71
Rep. Mark Lowery – R (incumbent, running for Secretary of State)
Brandon Achor – R
Wes Booker – R

District 72
Rep. Jamie Scott – D (incumbent)

District 73
Rep. Andrew Collins – D (incumbent)

District 74
Rep. Tippi McCullough – D (incumbent)

District 75
Rep. Ashley Hudson – D (incumbent)
Heather Beech Turchi – R

District 76
Rep. Joy Springer – D (incumbent)

District 77
Rep. Fred Allen – D (incumbent)

District 78
Rep. Keith Brooks – R (incumbent)

District 79
Rep. Fred Love – D (incumbent, running for State Senate)
Tara Shepherd – D

District 80
Rep. Denise Ennett – D (incumbent)

District 81
(New seat, no incumbent)
Walter Burgess – R
R. J. Hawk – R

District 82
Rep. Tony Furman – R (incumbent)

District 83
Rep. Lanny Fite – R (incumbent)

District 84
Rep. Richard McGrew – R (incumbent)

District 85
Rep. Les Warren – R (incumbent)

District 86
Rep. John Maddox – R (incumbent)

District 87
Rep. DeAnn Vaught – R (incumbent)
Chris Wolcott – D

District 88
Rep. Danny Watson – R (incumbent)

District 89
Rep. Justin Gonzales – R (incumbent)

District 90
Rep. Richard Womack – R (incumbent)

District 91
Rep. Bruce Cozart – R (incumbent)

District 92
Rep. Ken Bragg – R (incumbent, not running)
Rep. Julie Mayberry – R (incumbent)
Bobby Pierce – R

District 93
Rep. Mike Holcomb – R (incumbent)

District 94
Rep. Jeff Wardlaw – R (incumbent)
Donn Baker – L
Andrew Pritt – D

District 95
Rep. Howard Beaty – R (incumbent)

District 96
Rep. Sonia Barker – R (incumbent)

District 97
Rep. Matthew Shepherd – R (incumbent)

District 98
Rep. David Fielding – D (incumbent)
Wade Andrews – R

District 99
Rep. Lane Jean – R (incumbent)

District 100
Rep. Carol Dalby – R (incumbent)

“The List” is a component of Notes from the Campaign Trail, a compilation of various political insider tidbits. “The List” is sponsored by Rx Catering