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|Arkansas House of Representatives District 40|
|January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|High school||Sylvan Hills High School, 1971|
|Bachelor's||University of Arkansas at Little Rock, 1976|
|J.D.||University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law, 1980|
|Service/branch||Arkansas Army National Guard and US Army|
|Years of service||1971-2009|
House earned his B.A. in Political Science from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock in 1976 and his J.D. from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock School of Law in 1980. His professional experience includes working as a private practice attorney. House served in the Arkansas Army National Guard and US Army from 1971 to 2009.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, House served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Agriculture, Forestry and Economic Development|
|• Joint Budget, Vice-chair|
|• Public Retirement and Social Security Programs|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, House served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Joint Performance Review|
|• Revenue and Taxation|
|• City, County and Local Affairs|
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 Douglas House was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
House ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas House of Representatives, District 40. House ran unopposed in the May 22 Republican primary and defeated Steven McNeely (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Arkansas House of Representatives, District 40, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for House is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, House raised a total of $39,110 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 7, 2013.
|Douglas House's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Arkansas State House, District 40||$39,110|
|Grand Total Raised||$39,110|
2012House won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, House raised a total of $39,110.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Douglas House's campaign in 2012|
|House, Roy Douglas||$4,374|
|Hilger, Hoyt H||$2,000|
|House Republican Caucus||$1,750|
|Total Raised in 2012||$39,110|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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House and his wife, Anita Hilger House, have two children and four grandchildren.
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- Profile from the Arkansas House of Representatives
- Official campaign website
- Profile from Open States
- Douglas House on Twitter
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- 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
- followthemoney.org, "House, Douglas," accessed August 7, 2013
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed July 1, 2014
Barry Hyde (D)
|Arkansas House of Representatives District 40
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