|Arkansas House of Representatives District 4|
|January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
|Profession||Economic Development officer|
Hawthorne attended Ouachita Baptist University and graudated from the US Institute of Organization Management and the Community Development Institute. Her professional experience includes serving as the Economic Development officer for the City of De Queen, Arkansas, and for Sevier County, Arkansas.
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hawthorne served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Public Transportation|
|• City, County and Local Affairs|
|• Legislative Joint Auditing|
|• Advanced Communications and Information Technology, Alternate|
|• Joint Advanced Communications and Information Technology, 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 Fonda Hawthorne was unopposed in the Democratic primary. DeAnn Vaught was unopposed in the Republican primary. Hawthorne will face Vaught in the general election.
Hawthorne ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas House of Representatives, District 4. Hawthorne ran unopposed in the May 22 Democratic primary and defeated Daniel Linnett (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Arkansas House of Representatives, District 4, General Election, 2012|
|Republican||Daniel A. Linnett||45.6%||4,087|
Comprehensive donor information for Hawthorne is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Hawthorne raised a total of $32,151 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 6, 2013.
|Fonda Hawthorne's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Arkansas State House, District 4||$32,151|
|Grand Total Raised||$32,151|
2012Hawthorne won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hawthorne raised a total of $32,151.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Fonda Hawthorne's campaign in 2012|
|Trammell Law Firm||$2,500|
|Arkansas Democratic Party||$2,500|
|Walker, Randy & Angie||$1,500|
|Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association||$1,500|
|Arkansas Healthcare Association||$1,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$32,151|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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Hawthorne and her husband, Steve, have two children. She served as president of DeQueen Lions Club and the Ashdown Rotary Club and is also a member of the Ashgrove Citizens Committee, Arkansas State Chamber and the First Class Leadership Arkansas.
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- Rep. Fonda Hawthorne - Arkansas House of Representatives
- Official campaign website
- Profile from Open States
- Fonda Hawthorne on Facebook
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Fonda Hawthorne campaign website, "About," accessed August 29, 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
- followthemoney.org, "Hawthorne, Fonda," accessed August 6, 2013
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed July 1, 2014
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography," accessed March 25, 2014
- Arkansas House of Representatives, "Fonda Hawthorne," accessed March 25, 2014
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