Nelda Speaks

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Nelda Speaks
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Arkansas House of Representatives, District 100
Incumbent
In office
January 12, 2015 - Present
Term ends
January 8, 2017
Years in position 0
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$15,869/year
Per diem$148/day
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 4, 2014
First electedNovember 4, 2014
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limits3 terms (6 years)
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Nelda Speaks is a Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing District 100. She was first elected to the chamber in 2014.

Elections

2014

See also: Arkansas House of Representatives elections, 2014

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. Willa Mae Tilley was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Nelda Speaks was unopposed in the Republican primary. Speaks defeated Tilley in the general election.[1][2]

Arkansas House of Representatives, District 100 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngNelda Speaks 63% 6,550
     Democratic Willa Mae Tilley 37% 3,850
Total Votes 10,400

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Political offices
Preceded by
Karen Hopper (R)
Arkansas House District 100
2015–present
Succeeded by
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