|Arkansas House of Representatives District 44|
|January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 8, 2017|
|Years in position||2|
|Elections and appointments|
|Last election||November 4, 2014|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 8, 2016|
|Justice of the Peace, Lonoke County|
|Bachelor's||University of Central Arkansas|
Farrer served as Justice of the Peace in Lonoke County.
Farmer earned his B.S. from the University of Central Arkansas. His professional experience includes working as the Director of Therapy Services for North Metro Medical Center.
2015 legislative session
At the beginning of the 2015 legislative session, Farrer served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2015|
|• Insurance and Commerce|
|• Legislative Council|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Farrer served on the following committees:
|Arkansas Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Joint Energy|
|• Public Transportation|
|• Insurance and Commerce|
|• Lottery Commission Legislative Oversight|
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 Joe Farrer was unopposed in the Republican primary and was unchallenged in the general election.
Farrer ran in the 2012 election for Arkansas House of Representatives, District 44. Farrer ran unopposed in the May 22 Republican primary and defeated Judy Riley (D) in the general election on November 6, 2012.
|Arkansas House of Representatives, District 44, General Election, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Farrer is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Farrer raised a total of $43,321 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 7, 2013.
|Joe Farrer's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Arkansas State House, District 44||$43,321|
|Grand Total Raised||$43,321|
2012Farrer won election to the Arkansas House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Farrer raised a total of $43,321.
|Arkansas House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Joe Farrer's campaign in 2012|
|Arkansas Healthcare Association||$3,000|
|Lonoke County Republican Cmte||$2,300|
|White County Republican Cmte||$2,000|
|Shurley, Billy Ray||$1,500|
|Total Raised in 2012||$43,321|
|Source: Follow the Money|
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Farrer has three children.
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- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Arkansas House of Representatives, "Joe Farrer," accessed March 26, 2014
- 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, "Farrer, Joe," accessed August 7, 2013
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed July 1, 2014
Mark Perry (D)
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