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Terry Smith
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Arkansas State Senate District 19
Former member
Term in office began
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Political party Democratic
Profession Retired
William "Terry" Smith (b. June 14, 1948) is a former Democratic member of the Arkansas State Senate, representing District 19 from 2001 to 2011.

Smith served in the Arkansas House of Representatives from 1994 to 2000.


Smith's professional experience includes working as a Consultant for Telcom/Southwestern Bell Corporation.

Committee assignments



Smith was ineligible to run for re-election in 2010 due to the term limits of the Arkansas Legislature.


On November 7, 2006, Smith won election to the 19th District Seat in the Arkansas State Senate, defeating opponent Gabe Allen (R).[1]

Smith raised $162,318 for his campaign, while Allen raised $9,193.[2]

Arkansas State Senate, District 19 (2006)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Terry Smith (D) 14,622
Gabe Allen (R) 9,759

Campaign donors


In 2006, Smith collected $162,318 in donations.[3]

His six largest contributors in 2006 were:

Donor Amount
Arkansas Healthcare Association $7,000
Arkansas Realtors Association $4,000
Southwestern Energy Co. $3,000
Rural Arkansas Telecommunications/RATS PAC $3,000
Arkansas State Farm Insurance $3,000
Charles J. Cella $3,000


Smith has a wife, Jennifer.

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Preceded by
Arkansas State Senate District 19
Succeeded by
Bill Sample