Frank Glidewell

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Frank Glidewell
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Arkansas House of Representatives District 63
Former member
Term in office began
2005
Term in office ended
2011
Political party Republican
Profession Businessman
Frank Glidewell is a former Republican member of the Arkansas House of Representatives, representing the District 63 from 2005 to 2011. He served as Sebastian County Judge from 1996-1998 and Justice of the Peace from 1980-1986 and 1988-1992.

Biography

Glidewell's professional experience includes owning Glidewell Electric from 1971-2004.

He is a member of the ABC Apprentice School, Comprehensive Juvenile Services, Crawford-Sebastian Community Development Council, Electrical Appeals Board, Equalization Board, Sebastian County Water Users Association and Western Arkansas Planning and Development District 911 Board.[1]

Committee assignments

Glidewell's sponsored legislation includes:

  • HB 1361 - "AN ACT CONCERNING THE CONSTRUCTION OF MOTOR VEHICLE RACING FACILITIES."
  • HB 1454 - "TO REDUCE THE STATE PORTION OF THE SALES AND USE TAX RATE ON FOOD AND FOOD INGREDIENTS."
  • HB 2216 - "AN ACT TO CREATE THE DEMOGRAPHIC PREFERENCE DISCLOSURE ACT."

For a full listing of sponsored bills, see the House site.

Elections

2010

Glidewell was ineligible to run for re-election in 2010 due to the term limits of the Arkansas House of Representatives. He instead ran for District 13 of the Arkansas State Senate. He was defeated in the primary runoff election by Jake C. Files

2008

On November 4, 2008, Glidewell won re-election to the 63rd District Seat in the Arkansas House of Representatives, running unopposed in the general election.[2]

Glidewell raised $21,426 for his campaign.[3]

Campaign donors

2008

Below are Glidewell's top 5 campaign contributors in the 2008 election:[4]

Contributor 2008 total
Rural Arkansas Telecom $2,000
Stephens Group $1,500
Entergy $1,500
Kraft Foods $1,250
Wal-Mart $1,000

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Political offices
Preceded by
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Arkansas House District 63
2005–2011
Succeeded by
Denny Altes