Rick Beck

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Rick Beck
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Arkansas House of Representatives, District 65
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)
Personal
ProfessionElectrical Engineer
Adjunct Professor
Websites
Campaign website
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Rick Beck is a Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing District 65. He was first elected to the chamber in 2014.

Biography

Beck's professional experience includes working as an electrical engineer and an adjunct professor.[1]

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. Incumbent Tommy Thompson was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Rick Beck was unopposed in the Republican primary. Thompson was defeated by Beck in the general election.[2][3]

Arkansas House of Representatives, District 65 General Election, 2014
Party Candidate Vote % Votes
     Republican Green check mark transparent.pngRick Beck 52.6% 4,588
     Democratic Tommy Thompson Incumbent 47.4% 4,135
Total Votes 8,723

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Political offices
Preceded by
Tommy Thompson (D)
Arkansas House District 65
2015–present
Succeeded by
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