|Arkansas House of Representatives District 58|
|January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Copenhaver served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Joint Performance Review|
|• Revenue and Taxation|
|• Insurance and Commerce|
|• Legislative Joint Auditing|
Elections for the office of Arkansas House of Representatives 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 Harold Copenhaver was unopposed in the Democratic primary. Brandt Smith was unopposed in the Republican primary. Copenhaver will face Smith in the general election.
Copenhaver ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas House of Representatives, District 58. Copenhaver ran unopposed in the May 22 Democratic primary and defeated Jon Hubbard (R) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Arkansas House of Representatives, District 58, General Election, 2012|
|Democratic||Harold "Cope" Copenhaver||53%||5,682|
|Republican||Jon Hubbard Incumbent||47%||5,037|
Comprehensive donor information for Copenhaver is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Copenhaver raised a total of $107,679 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 8, 2013.
|Harold Copenhaver's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Arkansas State House, District 58||$107,679|
|Grand Total Raised||$107,679|
2012Copenhaver won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Copenhaver raised a total of $107,679.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Harold Copenhaver's campaign in 2012|
|Mcdaniel Leadership Pac||$4,000|
|Arkansas Democratic Party||$2,500|
|Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association||$2,000|
|Total Raised in 2012||$107,679|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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Copenhaver and his wife, Kathleen, have three children.
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- Arkansas House of Representatives
- House Committees
- Arkansas State Legislature
- Arkansas state legislative districts
- Office website
- Profile from Open States
- Biography from Project Vote Smart
- Campaign Twitter Page
- Campaign Facebook Page
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Candidate Information," accessed March 5, 2014
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Official primary election results," accessed June 26, 2014
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Election Results 2012," accessed November 7, 2012
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "2012 Election candidates," March 8, 2012
- Arkansas Secretary of State, "Official 2012 Primary Results," accessed December 20, 2013
- followthemoney.org, "Copenhaver, Harold (Cope)," accessed August 8, 2013
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed July 1, 2014
- Project Vote Smart, "Biography," accessed April 9, 2014
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