Larry Teague

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Larry Teague
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Arkansas State Senate District 10
Incumbent
In office
2009-Present
Term ends
January 10, 2015
Years in position 5
PartyDemocratic
Compensation
Base salary$15,869/year
Per diem$148/day
Elections and appointments
First electedNovember 6, 2012
Next generalNovember 4, 2012
Term limits2 terms (8 years)
Prior offices
Arkansas House of Representatives
1996-2002
Personal
Place of birthNashville, Arkansas
ProfessionBusiness owner
ReligionMethodist
Websites
Office website
Personal website
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Larry Teague is a Democratic member of the Arkansas State Senate, representing District 10. He was first elected to the chamber in 2008.

Teague served in the Arkansas House of Representatives from 1996 to 2002. In 2003 he was Assistant to President Pro Tempore Jim Hill. Teague was Alderman of the City of Nashville from 1989 to 1994.

Biography

Teague attended Texarkana Community College and the University of Arkansas. His professional experience includes working as Assistant Manager for Skaggs Alpha Beta and Owner/Manager/Employee for Teague and Teague Insurance Family.

Committee assignments

2013-2014

At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Teague served on the following committees:

Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013
Joint Budget, Chair
Revenue and Taxation, Vice Chair
Legislative Council
Transportation, Technology and Legislative Affairs
Joint Performance Review
Legislative Facilities
Rural Fire Departments Study
Economic and Tax Policy
Legislative Joint Auditing
Efficiency

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Teague served on these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Teague served on these committees:

Elections

2014

See also: Arkansas State Senate elections, 2014

Elections for the office of Arkansas State Senate 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 take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 3, 2014. Incumbent Larry Teague was unopposed in the Democratic primary and is unchallenged in the general election.[1][2]

2012

See also: Arkansas State Senate elections, 2012

Teague ran for re-election in the 2012 election for Arkansas Senate, District 10. Teague ran unopposed in the May 22 Democratic primary and ran unopposed in the general election on November 6, 2012.[3][4][5]

2008

On November 4, 2008, Teague won election to the 20th District Seat in the Arkansas State Senate, running unopposed in the general election.[6]

Teague raised $134,228 for his campaign.[7]

Campaign donors

Comprehensive donor information for Teague is available dating back to 2000. Based on available campaign finance records, Teague raised a total of $282,702 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 6, 2013.[8]

Larry Teague's Campaign Contribution History
Year Office Result Contributions
2012 Arkansas State Senate, District 10 Won $136,610
2010 Arkansas State Senate, District 20 Not up for election $0
2008 Arkansas State Senate, District 20 Won $134,228
2000 Arkansas State House, District 19 Won $11,864
Grand Total Raised $282,702

2012

Teague won re-election to the Arkansas State Senate in 2012. During that election cycle, Teague raised a total of $136,610.
Arkansas State Senate 2012 election - Campaign Contributions
Top contributors to Larry Teague's campaign in 2012
Stephens Group$5,688
Arkansas Healthcare Association$4,000
Wal-Mart$4,000
Nucor Corp$3,000
Arkansas Realtors Association$2,500
Total Raised in 2012$136,610
Source:Follow the Money

2008

Teague won election to the Arkansas State Senate in 2008. During that election cycle, Teague raised a total of $134,228.

2006

Teague won re-election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2006. During that election cycle, Teague raised a total of $11,864.

Scorecards

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2013

In 2013, the 89th Arkansas State Legislature was in session from January 14 through May 17.[9]

2011

In 2011, the 88th Arkansas State Legislature was in session from January 10 to April 27.[10]

Personal

Teague and his wife, Debbie, have two children.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Missy Thomas Irvin (R)
Arkansas State Senate District 10
2013–present
Succeeded by
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Preceded by
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Arkansas State Senate District 20
2009–2013
Succeeded by
Robert Thompson (D)