|Arkansas House of Representatives District 12|
|January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Bachelor's||Ouachita Baptist University|
|Master's||Arkansas State University|
Richey earned his B.A. in History and Political Science at Ouachita Baptist University and his M.A. in History at Arkansas State University. His professional experience includes serving as Pastor of Delta Fellowship Church.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Richey served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Public Health, Welfare and Labor|
|• State Agencies and Governmental Affairs|
|• Public Retirement and Social Security Programs, Alternate|
Elections for the office of Arkansas House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on June 10, 2014. The general election will be held on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014. Incumbent Chris Richey was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.
Richey ran in the 2012 election for the Arkansas House of Representatives in District 12. Richey defeated Jerome Turner in the May 22 Democratic primary and ran unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.
Comprehensive donor information for Richey is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Richey raised a total of $33,610 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 7, 2013.
|Chris Richey's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Arkansas State House, District 12||$33,610|
|Grand Total Raised||$33,610|
2012Richey won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Richey raised a total of $33,610.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Chris Richey's campaign in 2012|
|Arkansas Healthcare Association||$5,000|
|Chris Richey (Via Helena National Bank)||$3,000|
|Arkansas Realtors Association||$2,000|
|Pace, Daryl A||$1,165|
|Total Raised in 2012||$33,610|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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Richey and his wife, Holly, have two children.
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- Rep Richey - Arkansas House of Representatives
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Chris Richey on Facebook
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Arkansas House of Representatives, "Chris Richey," accessed March 25, 2014
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Candidate Information," accessed March 5, 2014
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 26, 2014
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Election Results 2012," accessed November 7, 2012
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "2012 Election candidates," March 8, 2012
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed December 20, 2013
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Arkansas State Primary Election, May 22, 2012," accessed July 11, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Richey, Chris," accessed August 7, 2013
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed July 1, 2014
Robert Moore (D)
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