|Arkansas House of Representatives, District 58|
|January 12, 2015 - Present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||0|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 4, 2014|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Term limits||3 terms (6 years)|
|Place of birth||Jonesboro, AR|
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Smith served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Advanced Communications and Information Technology|
|• Aging, Children and Youth, Legislative and Military Affairs|
|• Public Transportation|
Smith's website highlighted the following campaign themes:
- Excerpt: "As your State Representative-
- I choose Strength over uncertainty. I can’t get that with the Obama administration
- I choose Results based upon strategic thought leadership as opposed to Democrat rhetoric that promises everything, but in the end creates dependency
- I choose Optimism and forward movement over pessimism and regression leading to oppression
- I choose to oppose abortion, same sex marriage, and ObamaCare.
- I choose Opportunity
- I choose Freedom over fear
Let’s partner for a better Arkansas and a better future for our children and grandchildren."
Elections for the office of Arkansas House of Representatives took place in 2014. A primary election took place on May 20, 2014; a runoff election took place where necessary on June 10, 2014. The general election was held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014. Incumbent Harold Copenhaver was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Brandt Smith was unopposed in the Republican primary. Copenhaver was defeated by Smith in the general election.
|Arkansas House of Representatives, District 58 General Election, 2014|
|Democratic||Harold Copenhaver Incumbent||47.4%||3,960|
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Smith and his wife, Gailia, have four children.
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Harold Copenhaver (D)
|Arkansas House of Representatives District 58
| Succeeded by|
State of Arkansas
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